Practice Areas

We provide high quality transaction and solution based legal advice on international and Cyprus corporate law and commercial matters ranging from:

  • The pre-incorporation stages of a Cyprus company, assisting in drafting, advising on and implementing agreements between partners/shareholders aiming to set up business together through a Cyprus company;
  • The drafting of specialised articles of association for the implementation of the parties’ business agreements, ensuring that our client’s interests are fully protected within the boundaries of the legal framework and their business intentions can be realised;
  • The actual incorporation of the Cyprus company;
  • The management and administration of the Cyprus company after its incorporation and throughout its existence;
  • Legal assistance regarding business and finance transactions, or commercial deals the company may enter into;
  • Any corporate amendments and other corporate alterations the company may require and generally all services and assistance and legal advice with respect to all aspects of the existence of a Cyprus company;
  • Re-domiciliation of companies in and out of Cyprus;
  • Shareholder agreements and international and Cyprus corporate law governance issues;
  • Capital-raising transactions;
  • Public and private offerings of securities and securities law compliance.

We offer specialised advice and legal assistance in the financial services market, with the ever changing and ever increasing regulatory requirements imposed in the field.

Members of our team were involved in the first ever applications filed for the licensing of financial services companies in Cyprus with the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission, when this was a novel and unknown area of practice still in Cyprus.

With in-depth experience and understanding of the needs of such clients and the requirements of the regulators, we are in a strategic position to advise on compliance and banking regulatory and licensing requirements, with competence, efficiency and knowledge.

Tax efficiency in all international and local commercial and business transactions is key.

Especially in the current climate of ever increasing regulation and compliance requirements, our advice will assist you in understanding and appreciating the practical solutions we can provide on exploring both international tax incentives and Cyprus tax solutions.

DP Law Cyprus creates Cyprus tax efficient structures from both an international standpoint in line with a Cyprus element on par with prioritising the compliance of all regulations and compliance measures imposed. Our legal team is experienced and able to advise on any Cyprus tax matters that may arise during any international or local transactions.

DP Law Cyprus has acted as legal advisors for both global financial and Cyprus banking institutions, high profile international lenders, and facility agents on syndicated, secured and unsecured loans as well as borrowers and guarantors in international and Cyprus banking transactions. DP Law Cyprus is able to provide sound and expert legal advice on all aspects of complex multi-million and Cyprus banking transactions.

DP Law Cyprus provides legal counsel on:

  • International and Cyprus Banking high-value financing and refinancing transactions;
  • Syndicated, subordinated and mezzanine financing;
  • Securitisation packages;
  • Structuring the securitisation package;
  • Drafting security documents, including, among others, share pledges, guarantees, floating charges, account charges and financial collateral.

What’s more, DP Law Cyprus’ clients benefit from our valuable experience in working on ISDA agreements and related products, asset preservation and security enforcement and procedures.

We can assist on all matters relating to trusts including the creation, restructuring, and termination thereof and specifically with respect to:

  • Charitable Trusts;
  • Private Trusts;
  • Purpose Trusts;
  • Cyprus International Trusts (“CITs”)

Additional services with respect to trusts:

  • We advise on all manner of trustee duties and liability;
  • We represent clients in contentious and non-contentious trust disputes;
  • We advise on good trust governance;
  • We advise on contracts between the trustees and third parties;

We advise clients on how to manage and protect their private wealth that their wealth is ultimately distributed as desired, through a variety of trusts, including CITs, in accordance with their instructions.

DP Law Cyprus has acted as legal advisors for both global financial and Cyprus banking institutions, high profile international lenders, and facility agents on syndicated, secured and unsecured loans as well as borrowers and guarantors in international and Cyprus banking transactions. DP Law Cyprus is able to provide sound and expert legal advice on all aspects of complex multi-million and Cyprus banking transactions.

DP Law Cyprus provides legal counsel on:

  • International and Cyprus Banking high-value financing and refinancing transactions;
  • Syndicated, subordinated and mezzanine financing;
  • Securitisation packages;
  • Structuring the securitisation package;
  • Drafting security documents, including, among others, share pledges, guarantees, floating charges, account charges and financial collateral.

What’s more, DP Law Cyprus’ clients benefit from our valuable experience in working on ISDA agreements and related products, asset preservation and security enforcement and procedures.