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Pavlos Aristodemou

+357 25 820020

Chambers & Partners Global describes Pavlos as being "proactive and practically creative" by Chambers Global whilst Chambers Europe describes Pavlos as "very sharp, focused, efficient and commercial"  and is also lauded for his "ability to identify problems and offer feasible and effective solutions to clients". 

Pavlos Aristodemou is the Managing Partner of the Cyprus office and is one of the three founding partners of Aristodemou Loizides Yiolitis which merged with Harneys in 2009. He practises in banking and finance, private equity and capital markets and corporate tax law. His client base includes financial institutions and corporates throughout the world. He is often instructed by leading international firms including “magic circle” firms and acts for international banks in connection with syndicated loans, pre export finance agreements and aircraft purchase and leasing agreements. Pavlos is also involved in corporate and company law matters involving but not limited to due diligence for Cyprus companies.

Pavlos is a member of the Cyprus Bar Association, the International Tax Planning Association, and he is the national representative of AIJA (International Association of Young Lawyers) in Cyprus. He has published articles in the International Tax Review, in UK legal periodicals and in international publications of the International Centre of Commercial Studies. He is also a speaker in many international conferences.

Pavlos is consistently ranked as one of the leading corporate lawyers in the jurisdiction by Chambers, IFLR 1000, Legal 500 and Who's Who Legal.


Oxford Brookes University (LLB) 1999
Boston University (LLM) 2000


Cyprus 2001


Banking and Finance, Corporate and Commercial, Cyprus, Restructuring and Insolvency, Tax and Regulatory, Shipping and Aircraft, Africa, Russia, Cyprus Banking & Finance, Cyprus Tax, Cyprus Regulatory