The particular strengths of the firm’s legal practice are in Corporate/Company Law, Banking, Dispute Resolution (Arbitration, Litigation & ADR), Property/Construction and Trust work.
The focus of the practice is on advising clients in all their commercial affairs including mergers, acquisitions, sale of assets, corporate entities, project finance, restructuring and commercial transactions of all types, tax and all contentious matters arising from commercial activity.
C.D. Messios LLC is also undertaking substantial amounts of financial services regulatory work.
Additionally advice is given on personal tax planning, wealth management and trust work.



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Advising on mergers & acquisitions, sale of assets, shares and corporations, and on IPOs on various exchanges throughout the world, corporate restructuring, project finance and all related legal and tax issues. Learn more…


We act for a number of financial institutions, Regulated Forex and Binary Trading Companies, Hedge Funds and Licensed Collective Investment Schemes. Learn more…


Employment Law matters ranging from the drafting of the Employment Agreement to the handling of the end of the employment relationship. Predominantly acting for employers hiring senior executives from EU and non EU member states and senior members of management teams. We also act for large organisations, assisting in drafting standard form contracts, collective agreements and related negotiations and in mass redundancies or specific termination for cause. Learn more…


Acting and advising on complex disputes involving cross boarder investments and transactions. We advise corporations in shareholder and investor disputes, winding up, contractual matters, directors’ liability… Learn more…


Full range of administration and nominee services to Cyprus Companies as well as companies registered in all the major tax incentivised jurisdictions in the world Learn more…


Full range of commercial disputes which may arise including cargo claims, collisions and salvage, arrests of vessels insurance, P&I as well as crew personal injury claims.

Our commercial team are also able to advice on chartering, sales and purchase of vessels, registration, finance and security, and on any related commercial matters.  Learn more…


The Firm was set up in 2003 by Constantinos Messios with the aim of making this practise one of the best in Cyprus. It is regulated by the Cyprus Bar Association and are registered with the Solicitors Regulatory Authority in England being able to offer training contracts to trainee solicitors.

The focus of the practice is on advising clients in all their commercial affairs including mergers, acquisitions, sale of assets, corporate entities, project finance, restructuring and commercial transactions of all types, tax and all contentious matters arising from commercial activity.

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The Way We Work

The Client is the focus of our efforts. This is how we secure their trust as they know we are concentrating on securing the best end result possible for them. The Clients need to understand what we are doing and why we are doing it so that they know we are working to protect their interests and obtain the result aimed for.
We pride ourselves in working with Clients to understand what they are trying to achieve and reaching those goals the Clients have set. Learn more…

Meeting Clients Expectations

Our Clients come in all sizes and from many industries. We act for individual entrepreneurs, start-ups, multinationals, private or publicly quoted investment vehicles, funds and financial institutions; Our Clients invest in Real Estate, Construction Projects & Developments, Private Equity, Technology, Financial Services, Banking, Compliance and Human Resources to name a few fields. Learn more…


We always aim to be responsive; we want our Clients to feel free to communicate with us at all times and to know the service they are getting from us is given at the highest possible level and at optimum cost.
We need and want to know if we are doing our job properly and always welcome the opportunity to hear the Client’s view of our service and to do whatever we can to meet their expectations so they can feel happy to use our services again and again. Learn more…


A client who is satisfied with a result we give him is a client who will be loyal and be happy to recommend us to others. Learn more…


Our people are educated mainly in England and France and many have international professional training.

A number of our lawyers are dually qualified to practise in England as well as in Cyprus and we utilise our international experience for the benefit of all our Clients.

We aim for stellar quality and strive to achieve that in all our undertakings.

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Telephone: +35722460446 Fax: +35722761176
Office Address: Suite 401, Agias Elenis 36, Galaxias Commercial Center, Nicosia 1061, Cyprus
Postal Address: PO Box 27034, CY-1641, Nicosia, Cyprus

The Firm is regulated by the Cyprus Bar Association and is registered with the Solicitors Regulation Authority in England & Wales. SRA #618555
Cyprus Company Reg. #280820