Maria Kyriacou



+357 22 110323

+357 22 110001

[email protected]



Practice area

  • Corporate and Commercial


Maria Kyriacou has extensive experience in company law, restructuring and insolvency as well as intellectual property and competition law.

  • As Registrar of Companies, advised and assisted in drafting most of the current Cyprus legislation on company law, trusts, foundations, intellectual property, patents, insolvency and restructuring.
  • Advising multinational corporations on corporate law, restructuring, banking and finance law and intellectual property protection.
  • Barrister at Law, Member of the Middle Temple Inns of Court, London Admitted to the Cyprus Bar in 1974
  • Head of the Nicosia office of Elias Neocleous & Co LLC and its legacy firm since January 2007
  • Registrar of Companies, Trade Marks and Patents and Official Receiver from 1989 to 2001
  • Internal legal advisor of the Cyprus Popular Bank Public Co Ltd from 1972 to 1982
  • Member of INSOL International
  • Member of the Cyprus Parliament
  • Member of the parliamentary committees on finance, commerce and industry, employment and the Supervisory Committee from 2001 to 2016
Cyprus International Businesses Association Awards 2003 – In recognition of her outstanding co-operation with the Association

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