Published on 10/02/2016 in Participants

Mr. Matheos Papapetrou, Partner, Scordis Papapetrou & Co

Mr. Matheos Papapetrou is a partner in Scordis, Papapetrou & Co. Matheos did his law degree (LL.B. (Hons)) in University of Warwick, UK and the Bar Vocational Course (BVC) at BPP College of Professional Studies, London, UK.

He has been admitted to the Supreme Court of Cyprus in 2006. Matheos is a member of Lincoln's Inn, Inns of Court (Barrister at Law) in London and of the Cyprus Bar Association. His main areas of practice are Corporate Law, Commercial Law and Contract Law. 

Scordis, Papapetrou & Co. LLC, a Lawyers’ Limited Liability Company regulated by the Cyprus Law Council and the Cyprus Bar Association (Reg. No. 003), is one of the leading firms in Cyprus with an international practice, established in 1973, and is a member of Scordis, Papapetrou & Co. International, a Swiss Verein (Association). 

Scordis, Papapetrou & Co. comprises and refers to the legal practice and the consultancy and associated services practice of the members of the Verein which themselves comprise of more than 80 partners and members (including professionals of related disciplines and support staff). 

With offices in Nicosia, Limassol, Athens, Moscow and Valletta (Malta) the Firm in addition to being a full service law firm, assisted by experienced “in-house” accountants and tax consultants, can provide its clients with a well-coordinated, comprehensive range of professional services that comply with strict quality and ethical standards, including world-wide company formation, corporate secretarial, accounting, tax & VAT advisory (incl. tax planning), tax administration, fiduciary, and trusteeship services. Experience indicates that the ability to seek and secure “turn-key” solutions to problems is particularly valued by clients who operate in or through Cyprus. Trust and reliability are factors that play an important role in the choice of professional advisors. 

Company formation and the provision of corporate services: 

The Firm is a leader in the field of company formation and in the establishment and organization of structures for international investments. A wide range of services, including corporate, tax & VAT advisory, accounting, secretarial, banking support, escrow and trusteeship services, is provided by Scordis, Papapetrou & Co (Corporate Services) Ltd and other group entities through in-house tax consultants, accountants and other qualified professionals who deal with the day- to -day needs of the Firm’s clients. 

The wide range of services provided by the Firm is in line with the role of Cyprus as an international business centre, having the advantage of being an EU member state with close proximity to the Middle East and close ties to Eastern Europe and Asia.