Marina Hadjisoteriou is a Partner and she heads the Limassol dispute resolution department of Michael Kyprianou & Co LLC, one of the largest law firms in Cyprus.
Her main areas of practice are asset recovery, cross-border commercial litigation, international arbitration and insolvency.
Marina has consistently been ranked by The Legal 500 EMEA as a ‘leading individual’ and has also been recommended by Chambers and Partners for dispute resolution in Cyprus.
She has also been ranked as an asset recovery, commercial litigation, arbitration and insolvency leader in Cyprus by Who’s Who Legal (WWL).
The directories describe Marina as ‘one of the best dispute resolution practitioners in Cyprus’, who ‘crafts a legal case like a spider crafts his web‘. She ‘handles complex disputes across multiple jurisdictions well‘, ‘has an eye for business and is adept at spotting the issues quickly and understanding the commercial realities for her clients.’
She has significant experience of multi-jurisdictional high value, complex fraud and asset tracing cases involving world-wide freezing injunctions and ‘Chabra’ orders, antisuit injunctions, orders for the appointment of receivers and disclosure (‘Norwich Pharmacal’) orders.
She has successfully represented parties in disputes arising out of breaches of shareholder agreements and breach of fiduciary duties. She has also successfully filed and defended liquidation applications by creditors or by minority shareholders alleging oppression.
She is also vastly experienced in obtaining orders for the recognition of foreign court judgments and arbitral awards in Cyprus.
Marina holds a BSc in Accounting and Economics (First Class Honours) and she is a barrister-at-law of the Middle Temple. She is also a fellow (FCIArb) of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.
Monday 22nd May
Third Session - Interim Measures and Enforcement
Baruch Baigel, Partner, Asserson, Tel Aviv/London
Charlotte Bijlani, Partner, Watson Farley & Williams, Dubai
Marina Hadjisoteriou, Partner, Michael Kyprianou & Co, Limassol
Niki Liassides, Partner, Harris Kyriakides, Limassol
Soteris Pittas, Managing Partner, Soteris Pittas & Co LLC, Limassol