Glafkos N.Raphael & CO LLC

Advocates Since 1956

Our Firm

Facing your immigration, personal injury, or workers’ compensation case can be confusing, to say the least. You need a professional on your side that can help ensure that your rights are not being overlooked and that your well-being is not being compromised. You need an attorney whose intention is to help you win your case.

For almost six decades Glafkos N. Raphael & Co L.L.C is active in Cypriot Courts and provides solutions in every legal problem.

PARTNERS

Whenever you contact one of our lawyers, expect to find someone focused on representing you to the best of their ability

Michael Gl. Raphael

Michael Gl. Raphael

Partner

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Eliana A. Karahanna

Eliana A. Karahanna

Associate

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Rita Galides

Rita Galides

Associate

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Thomas Xenitopoulos

Thomas Xenitopoulos

Trainee

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Michael Gl. Raphael graduated from Keele University with a degree in Law Politics. He was then called to the English Bar Middle Temple Inn in November 1985. Michael is practicing Law at Glafkos N. Raphael Co Law office since October 1986, becoming a partner and Director. In July 1997 he attended the Advanced Licensing Institute of the Franklin Pierce Law Court at New Hampshire USA through a full bright scholarship.

He has served as Vice – Chairman of the European Department Students (EDS) and the Democrat Youth Community of Europe (DEMYC) organizing the Cyprus Branch of the Young European for Security (YES CYPRUS).
Michael has also served as a board member at APOEL Football Club PLC for more than a decade.
Main fields of activity are International Company Law Registration and Administration of Local or International Companies, Tax Planning, Contract Law, Sports Disputes, Intellectual Property, Civil Litigation.

Languages: Greek, English
Email:michael@raflaw.com.cy

Eliana graduated in Law from Athens University in 2013 and has obtained her LLM in International Banking and Finance from the University of London in 2017.
Eliana has been a member of the firm’s practice since June 2014, year on which she undertook her pupillage. She was admitted to the Cyprus Bar Association and became a qualified Lawyer in 2015.
She is dealing with both Litigation and Corporate Law primarily involved in disputes concerning Public and Private Companies, Banking Law, Contract Law as well as drafting and reviewing different types of agreements and legal documents. She is also involved in providing legal advice in plethora of local and foreign companies on matters relating to the incorporation, day-to-day administration and restructuring of Companies.

Languages: Greek, English
Email: e.karahanna@raflaw.com.cy

Rita graduated in Law from Newcastle University in June 2016 (LLB Hons) and is currently attending the Advanced Diploma in International Taxation (ADIT).
Rita has been a member of the firm’s practice since June 2016, year on which she undertook her pupillage. She was admitted to the Cyprus Bar Association and became a qualified Lawyer in 2017.
She is part of the firm’s Litigation and Corporate departments and has been primarily involved in disputes concerning Public and Private Companies, Banking Law, Contract Law and minor criminal cases. She has also been involved in companies’ incorporation, administration, management, restructuring and drafting of various agreements and legal documents.

Languages: Greek, English
Email: rita.galides@raflaw.com.cy

Thomas Xenitopoulos

Thomas Xenitopoulos joined our Firm in 2017 as a Trainee Advocate.
Thomas obtained an LLB at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in 2017.
He is currently preparing for the Cyprus Bar examinations.

Languages: Greek, English, German
E-mail: tnxenitopoulos@raflaw.com.cy

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