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Nikos A. Rotsides

Chairman / Founder

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Qualifications

BA (Hons) Social Sciences (Psychology) – European University Cyprus

LLB – City University London, UK

BVC – Inns of Court School of Law

Called to the Cyprus Bar: 2009

Languages

Greek, English

Memberships

Cyprus Bar Association

Nicosia Bar Association

Association of Personal Injury Lawyers

European Association of Personal Injury Lawyers

The firm’s director, Nikos A. Rotsides trained for the Bar Vocational Course at the Inns of Court School of Law and in 2008 he was called to the Utter Bar of England and Wales by Lincoln’s Inn. During his stay in the UK, Nikos accepted offers from City Law School and from Cass Business School and taught law as a visiting lecturer at a graduate and undergraduate level.

Nikos returned to Cyprus in 2008 where he has been practicing in private practice ever since. In his years of practice as a Cyprus Lawyer he has handled a plethora of cases and has managed to achieve an excellent track record and a remarkable reputation amongst the public and his peers. During his years of practice, before focusing exclusively in personal injury compensation law, Nikos acquired a wide breadth of experience before Cypriot Courts acting as head litigator in diverse Court cases ranging from murder to multimillion commercial disputes to complex medical negligence claims.

Nikos set up N. Rotsides & Co L.L.C. in 2011 and in the next few years focused his litigation practice in personal injury and compensation law, working together with clients that have suffered injuries in order to recover their fair compensation for their pain and suffering. Due to his expertise, he is regularly appointed by other law firms to provide expert reports in relation to Cyprus personal injury law matters and he is regularly invited to contribute with articles and lectures on his field of expertise.

His daily practice today involves managing and overseeing the workload of N. Rotsides & Co L.L.C. while at the same time Nikos handles a significant number of the serious injury cases of our firm.

 

 

Marios Leonidou

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Managing Director

Qualifications

Barchelor of Arts with Honors – Business Administration

Master of Sciences – Finance and Business Management

Languages

Greek, English

Marios received his Bachelor Degree in Business Administration and Masters Degree in Finance and Business Management in 2009. With an ongoing training and acquisition of various certificates in multiple areas, he has a working experience as Managing Director for more than 10 years.

Marios is responsible for the daily management of our office and the internal quality inspection of our work. He manages the smooth operation of our office and provides his support to our lawyers for their daily tasks and forwarding of their cases. He is trained as an internal inspector to the management systems and ensures that the quality standard of the ISO9001 is being maintained.

 

 

Chara Karayianni

Advocate / Manager

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Qualifications

LLB – University of Cyprus

Called to the Cyprus Bar: 2017

Languages

Greek, English

Memberships:

Cyprus Bar Association

Nicosia Bar Association

Chara received her LLB degree from the University of Cyprus and was called at the Cyprus Bar in 2017. After receiving training as a civil litigation practitioner in another Cypriot law firm, she joined our firm in January 2018. Since then she has been presenting before Cypriot District Courts a significant number of our client's cases and has created an enviable record in her results. Her daily practice and specialisation involve daily preparing and presenting before district Courts claimant road traffic accidents, workplace accidents and medical negligence cases. She also specialises in negotiating against the legal departments of Cypriot insurance companies in order to secure fair compensation for our clients. Hara has quickly managed to prove her self as a very effective advocate, securing in a short time hundreds of thousands euros as compensation for our clients and in 2021 was promoted to the position of Advocate / Manager at Rotsides & Co LLC.

 

 

Rodoula Georgiou

Advocate / Associate

 

Qualifications

LLB – University of Nicosia

Called to the Cyprus Bar: 2013

Languages

Greek, English

Memberships:

Cyprus Bar Association

Nicosia Bar Association

Rodoula received her LLB degree from the University of Nicosia and was called at the Cyprus Bar in 2013.

She received training as a general civil litigation practitioner before joining our team in 2017. Since then she has been working extensively in road traffic accidents, workplace accidents and medical negligence cases. Her expertise lies in legal research and she undertakes a lot of the research required, especially for international precedents, for many of our serious injury clients.

Her daily practice involves carrying out in depth legal research for complex legal matters relating to the law of compensation, negotiation of various personal injury cases and presenting our clients’ cases before District Courts.

 

 

Amvrosios Amvrosiou

Advocate / Associate

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Qualifications

LLB- University of Cyprus

Called to the Cyprus Bar, 2020

Languages

Greek, English

Memberships:

Cyprus Bar Association

Kerynia Bar Association

Amvrosios, joined N. Rotsides & Co LLC in 2019 for his vocational training which he successfully completed in 2020. Ηe is currently practicing as a member of the litigation department of the firm. His daily workload involves preparing and presenting before District Courts our client’s personal injury cases and negotiating compensation settlements against insurance companies.

 

 

Anna Kloni

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Qualifications

LL.B- University of Cyprus

LLM Insurance Law- Queen Mary University of London

Called to the Cyprus Bar, 2020

Languages

Greek, English

Memberships:

Cyprus Bar Association

Famagusta Bar Association

Anna, was qualified in 2018 following a successful pupillage in another Cypriot law firm. She joined our team in September 2020 and her daily practice involves carrying out in depth legal research for complex legal matters relating to the law of compensation, negotiation of various personal injury cases and presenting our clients’ cases before District Courts.

 

 

Eleni Meleagrou

Advocate / Consultant Associate

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Qualifications

ΒPP Law School (1999)

District of Columbia School of Law, Juris Doctor, Washington DC (1996)

M.Sc. (History of Political Thought), London School of Economics and Political Science (1980)

BA (Philosophy-Honours) London University – Bedford College (1972-1975)

Called to Cyprus Bar, 2008

Admitted to the roll of solicitors ιin the UK, 2000

Admitted as an Attorney at Law to the Maryland Bar, 1997

Languages

English, Greek, French

Memberships:

Cyprus Bar Association

Nicosia Bar Association

Elenis’ vast and variable experience the law and especially in the area of human rights has been a valuable contribution to our firm. She has represented clients in such diverse areas of the law as, banking, family, contract and land law. She also represented clients in cases regarding immigration and asylum giving legal advice concerning Rent Control Laws and administration of estates. Eleni has also handled cases involving insurance fraud, immigration, benefit fraud. She also regularly represents Greek Cypriot land owners making claims or their homes and land in the occupied north of Cyprus in front of the Immovable Property Commission.

She has been directly involved with numerous cases brought against Turkey at the ECtHR the purpose of which was to test the effectiveness of domestic remedies set up in the north of Cyprus by Turkey which has overall responsibility for the protection of human rights in that area.

She has been cooperating with Rotsides & Co offering the benefit of her vast experience to our personal injury clients since 2017, where she has been successfully representing personal injury victims either in negotiations or before the District Courts.

 

 

Stavros Tsinarelis

Advocate / Consultant Associate

 

Qualifications

Law Degree Demokritus University of Thrace

Called to the Cyprus Bar, 2008

Languages

Greek, English

Memberships:

Cyprus Bar Association

Nicosia Bar Association

Mr. Stavros Tsinarelis is a graduate of the Democritus University of Thrace, Law School, Greece. He is a registered Lawyer with the Cyprus Bar Association and an active litigation lawyer with wealth of experience before Cypriot Courts.

Since 2015 he has been successfully presenting before the District Court of Nicosia a significant number of our client’s cases.

Her daily practice involves carrying out in depth legal research for complex legal matters relating to the law of compensation, negotiation of various personal injury cases and presenting our clients’ cases before District Courts.

 

 

Maria Hajivarnava

Advocate / Consultant Associate

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Qualifications

LLB –University of Bristol London, UK

LLM – University College London

Called to the Cyprus Bar: 2007

Languages

Greek, English

Ms Maria Hajivarnava is a graduate of esteemed UK universities and a registered Lawyer with the Cyprus Bar Association.

Described by the Legal 500 as ‘highly efficient and methodical’, after a long career in commercial and corporate practice, Maria joined our team at the beginning of 2018 bringing a wealth of experience and knowhow in our firm.