Human Rights Law

C. Samir & Co. LLC uses strategic legal action, policy solutions, and advocacy covering fundamental and freedom rights which are protected by the European Convention on Human Rights and the Charter of Fundamental Rights.

Experts’ legal support is offered in disputes linked to the protection of property, freedom of expression, Internet, police violence, medical errors, privacy, and data protection, among others in the discipline area.

We firmly believe that everybody should have access to justice and legal representation, thus our team takes action to eliminate inequality and injustice and build a fairer, more compassionate world.

International Mediation

C. Samir & Co. LLC provides licensed mediators services throughout Cyprus, across Europe, and internationally.

Our legal team received their accreditations from the Ministry of Justice and Public Order in Cyprus, and offer family mediation, international, workplace, civil and commercial as well as multicultural, Alternative Dispute Resolution, and negotiation training.

We deal with dispute prevention, the relationship, and communication between the parties, the business, and other substantive qualities of the case, as well as the legal and process management aspects.

We acknowledge that our clients play the lead role at the negation table and remain at the centre of the decision-making process. We stand by our clients, be it a private or a public establishment, while supporting them from a legal, commercial, and personal point of view.

Financial Restructuring & Insolvency

C. Samir & Co. LLC can assist with financial restructuring and insolvency cases involving complex multi-jurisdictional issues in the fields of banking and finance; corporate, M&A and securities; and employment and labour law. Our legal team represents both (un)secured and subordinated creditors, as well as equity security holders of financially troubled entities, providing fully integrated services that reinforce our clients’ security interests in complex restructurings, both contentious and non-contentious.

International Arbitration

C. Samir & Co. LLC assists clients to achieve their objectives in a focused and cost-effective manner.

Our international arbitration lawyers merge creative problem-solving techniques with a modern, commercial approach towards dispute management, leading our clients into winning strategies and arguments.

We act on behalf of foreign and domestic investors, international corporations, and financial institutions who rely on us for our unrivalled knowledge of arbitrators, institutions, expert witnesses, and opposing counsel. We deal with arbitration cases before all major arbitral institutions as well as ad-hoc panels.

Family Law

C. Samir & Co. LLC provides expert legal support to our clients during the most troubling personal times. We take time to understand the issues our clients face and help them achieve the best possible outcome, both in relation to their children, finances, and assets.

  • Complex Family Law Litigation
  • Dissolution of Marriage
  • Property Settlements
  • Child Support: Establishment and Enforcement
  • Modifications
  • Post-Judgment Issues
  • Enforcement Issues
  • Pre/Post-Nuptial Agreements
  • Complex Financial Issues concerning Dissolution of Marriage Actions
  • Adoptions.

EU & Competition

Through the unrivalled expertise of well-structured European network, C. Samir & Co. LLC offers in-house counsel and advice regarding EU Law developments and/or violations, consumer protection law, EU and internal market issues. Subsequent to our experience in EU Law-related litigation, we furthermore provide representation before the relevant EU-institutions.

C. Samir & Co. LLC is strongly committed towards a wide range of services regarding EU and local Competition Law, including but not limited to: Litigation competition before the Cypriot or European Courts, Merger Control notifications before the Cypriot Commission for the Protection of Competition and the European Commission, and advice on potential violations of Competition Law.

Additionally, and within the sphere of Competition Law, we regularly assist clients regarding various types of commercial agreements. These include distribution agreements, supply agreements, agency agreements, franchise and other.

Mergers & Acquisition

Thorough deal evaluation, consideration of alternative structures, and subsequent open communication with stakeholders, C. Samir & Co. LLC delivers an integrated approach on M&A deals. With our extensive experience, we cover full service M&A offering including tax, labor, intellectual property, real estate, acquisition finance and antitrust advice.

Our dedicated private equity team accurately identifies precisely what investors are seeking to accomplish on acquisitions and disposals.

Our clients are guided sensibly throughout the entire proceedings, ensuring their full comprehension of all legal implications both pre-merger and post-merger. The clients’ adequate follow-up and involvement ensures completion within the agreed deadlines and budgets.

  • Antitrust and competition
  • Corporate reorganizations
  • Cross-border M&A
  • Distressed M&A
  • Employment and labor
  • Environmental, social and governance (ESG)
  • Health and safety
  • Information technology
  • Intellectual property
  • Post-merger integration
  • Private equity
  • Private M&AP
  • Public M&A and takeovers
  • Real estate
  • Tax
  • Venture capital

Employment Law

C. Samir & Co. LLC offers support in employment and labor law including employee benefits, large global share plans and tax-efficient strategies and pensions.

Our experts have an excellent record of handling employment and labor civil court cases and tribunal advocacy. We advise on sensitive severance issues, boardroom disputes, class and collective actions, corporate governance and whistle-blower claims as well as more standard disciplinary and grievance issues.

Our professionals approach each situation individually and know how to manoeuvre with the necessary prudence through the challenging framework of changing laws on an (inter) national level.

Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Our clients confide in us with their most important projects and disputes due to our ability to cut through complexity and mitigate risk.

C. Samir & Co. LLC handles a wide spectrum of cases ranging from commercial and corporate to multi-jurisdictional disputes, freezing of assets and international Mareva injunctions, banking, tort, accidents as well as family disputes. Our litigation department offers effective advice on dispute resolution, internal commercial litigation and procedural issues on civil litigation and arbitration, as well as representation of its clients in Court proceedings and to out-of-court negotiations and settlements.

It is our approach that no dispute is too complex, and no case is too small. Furthermore, we acknowledge that majority of disputes could be avoided through adequate planning and consideration of all protection measures when drafting contracts. As such, we always aim at helping our clients avoid disputes before they arise.