There was some change at Patrikios Pavlou & Associates during the research period with the addition of senior associate Giannis Potsis to the team from private practice.
A client who the team advised on finance and M&A says: "Our usual contact at Patrikios Pavlou is Stella Strati. She, together with her associates, always provides focused, cost-effective and swift advice on any matter.” A corporate client says: "Excellent performance and delivery on a restructuring project, very reliable.”
A derivatives client says: "Stella and her team provided clear, concise advice throughout the transaction. I would definitely instruct them again on future transactions in Cyprus.”
A referral firm who the team worked with on finance and corporate matters says: "As in our previous dealings with the firm, Patrikios Pavlou proved to be extremely solid technically, responsive and dependable in our recent M&A, financing and restructuring transactions. They are never cutting corners, and are well known for their ingenuity and inventiveness in accommodating complex transaction structures. Stavros Pavlou is an extremely charismatic M&A and litigation practitioner, and Lia Iordanou excels on the transactional (M&A and finance) side.” Another referral firm says: "Excellent throughout, very thoughtful yet always keeping in mind the client's commercial goals; always responsive when time was of the essence.”
A client who the team advised on restructuring matters says: "Very efficient and pro-active!” A corporate client says: "High quality work done in due time.”
Transactional highlights from the research period include work for Gazprombank on a number of restructuring matters. A lot of the firm’s other work is confidential but it can be said that it acted on an oil and gas financings along with other restructuring and refinancing matters.