L Papaphilippou & Co LLC 17, Ifigenias Street, 2007 Strovolos,
Nicosia, Cyprus | P. O. Box 28541 2080 Nicosia, Cyprus
Languages: Greek, English, French
Practise Group: Regulatory, Corporate & Commercial, Litigation & Arbitration, Competition, International Tax Law
Pantelis Christofides is the Head of our Regulatory practice group and a member of our Corporate & Commercial practice group. He has extensive experience advising domestic and international clients, including NYSE and NASDAQ listed companies.
His wealth of knowledge covers matters of EU law, protection of competition law, concentration control law, international private and public law, Anti - Money Laundering, human rights law, and data protection law.
Pantelis has represented clients before the competent authorities of the Republic of Cyprus, including District Courts, the Supreme Court of Cyprus, the Commission for the Protection of Competition of the Republic of Cyprus (CPC), handling notifications of concentrations in relation to both domestic and international clients, including NYSE listed companies, as well as being a defence team member in relation to alleged concerted practice proceedings, and the Office of the Commissioner for Personal Data Protection, assisting in the preparation and filing of notifications before the Office of the Commissioner for Personal Data Protection and acting in relation to complaint proceedings before the said Office.
He has advised on numerous occasions on matters of Inter-State Criminal Law such as the application of the Framework Decision on the European Arrest Warrant, White Collar Crime, Anti – Corruption, Anti – Money Laundering and Sanctions related legislative provisions as well as represented clients before the competent Authorities of the Republic of Cyprus. He is also a Non - Governmental Advisor to the International Competition Network (ICN).
Pantelis has been nominated by his peers and has been included in the Who’s Who Legal Competition 2019 as a leading practitioner in the field of Competition Law (see to that effect the WWL website at https://whoswholegal.com/pantelis-christofides).
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