Managing Director, Y. Georgiades & Associates LLC
Yiannos Georgiades is the Managing Director and founder of the law firm Y. Georgiades & Associates LLC, established in 1992 in Nicosia, Cyprus. The firm is now a thriving concern. It is essentially international in outlook with approximately three-quarters of the clientele of international origin, it also has a firm foothold in the domestic market, providing an extensive range of legal consultancy services to both Cypriot and multinational clients. He has over 25 years’ experience in litigation, corporate and commercial law, international tax planning, international trade, cross-border disputes – private international law, real estate, investments, alternative dispute resolution, medical negligence, intellectual property law, Internet and media law. In 1995, he also worked as a visiting attorney at Corboy & Demetrio in Chicago and Baker & Hostetler in Washington, D.C. in the United States. Throughout his career, he has been successful in a number of high-caliber cases. He has successfully achieved to become a member of the Bar of England and Wales (Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn) and the Cyprus Bar Association. He is the President of the Cyprus Chapter of the European Court of Arbitration and the Vice-President of AEA International Lawyers Network. In 2017 he became the Co-founder of a business acceleration company under the name KV Kinisis Ventures Limited, the main aim of which is to assist worthy Cyprus companies to scale up in the US.