Stelios H. Grigoriou

Stelios Grigoriou is our exclusively recommended Dispute Resolution expert in Greece on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Stelios directly using the contact details listed above.

In a time of deep financial crisis, lawyers undertake an increasingly enhanced role acting as professionals in the service of public interest. Law firms have become the main tool for the protection of rights and freedoms of citizens, business financial interests, consumers’ free choice, employees’ rights, family life, the imperative of law and order and, in general, the peaceful living of humans in an organised society.

Stelios Gregoriou and Associates Law Firm has been a devoted advocate of the legal profession consistently since 1986, providing legal services of high standards to its respectable clientele, who have been honouring perpetually this valuable relationship with their trust and mandate.

Our code of values is founded on the respect of the universal ethics, the essential truth and fair justice.

Our only aim is to serve the needs and improve the life of our clients, amongst which are important companies and distinguished figures in their field of expertise, with no exception to everyday people with common and current needs.

Our activities are dictated, unreservedly, by the strict application of Law, the full respect and absolute implementation of the ethical rules and the Code of Ethics of the Lawyer, and guided by our duty and consciousness as justice advocates.

We are aware that due to the complexity of the current problems, in times of deep economic recession, dealing sufficiently with our clients legal cases requires more than mere legal science and experience. Deep understanding and knowledge of the specific industries and activities is necessary and this can be achieved only with the assistance of our cooperating experts. What is required is a comprehensive approach to problems with flexibility, creativity and, most importantly, cost effective management to our clients’ benefit.

We are entrusted by our clients with challenging cases, that provide us the unique opportunity to work with important, energetic, intelligent people, who are able to value the quality and the results of our legal work.

For all these reasons, it is our imperative duty to strive for excellence, seeking passionately to attain the best trial outcome and the optimal legal and business solution for our clients.

Louis Ambrose

Louis Ambrose is our exclusively recommended Dispute Resolution expert in Malaysia on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Louis directly using the contact details above.

Founding Partner of Louis Ambrose & Partners with more than 27 years’ experience as an Advocate & Solicitor with substantial experience in both civil litigation and employment law.

In the area of civil litigation, I act as counsel in a wide variety of matters in all tiers of the civil courts in Malaysia.

In employment law, I have vast experience in providing advisory services to local and foreign clients on a wide array of matters, including recruitment, termination, reorganisation, downsizing and cross border mergers & acquisition exercises. He also acts as counsel in employment disputes in the Industrial Court and all tiers of the Malaysian Courts.

I am a certified as a “Tutor Trainer Trial Advocacy” by the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn in 2011 and I regularly provide training to young advocates through the Advocacy Training Programme conducted by the Malaysian Bar.

Elmar B. Galacio, CFE, FCIArb

Elmar Galacio is our exclusively recommended Dispute Resolution expert in the Philippines on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Elmar directly using the contact details above.

A senior litigator, Elmar is the Firm’s primary litigator in banking fraud cases. His Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) license is a most sought-after expertise in the field, especially in commercial, civil, criminal and labor litigation, exemplified by his being lead external counsel representing the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), among other notable clients and some major banks, in their must-win complex cases.

Elmar heads the firm’s Arbitration Practice Group. He acts either as arbitrator or lead counsel in arbitration proceedings.  He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb), a member of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Institute of World Business Law, Asia Pacific Institute of Experts (APIEx), and of the International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA). He obtained his Oxford (CIArb) Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration in London. In the Philippines, he is accredited arbitrator with the Construction Industry Arbitration Commission (CIAC), Philippine International Center for Conflict Resolution (PICCR), Philippine Institute of Arbitrators (PIArb), and the Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP). He has extensive practice in construction and commercial arbitration (including information technology, mining and energy), both domestic and international, and both ad hoc and institutional arbitration, spanning almost 20 years now.

He graduated from the University of the Philippines College of Law in 1997 where he was member of the Order of the Purple Feather Honor Society, his Master in Public Policy from Saitama University (now Graduate Research Institute for Policy Studies) in Japan in 2000 as Monbusho scholar, and his Bachelor of Arts from the Holy Name University in Bohol where he graduated summa cum laude in 1992.

Elmar Galacio was Deputy General Counsel of the IBP.

Firm Overview:

The firm’s lawyers are highly respected by their peers for providing sought after legal guidance to leaders of our nation, captains of industry, and even the common man. All 20 partners, together with the firm’s associates and non-legal personnel, who count among the very best in the profession, are bound by a commitment to deliver the highest quality of service to help the firm’s clients attain success and contribute to nation building.

Together, practicing law as one firm, Cruz Marcelo and Tenefrancia provides unparalleled legal representation in various fields of law as a full-service firm.

George Mutua Molo

George Mutua Molo is our exclusively recommended Dispute Resolution expert in Kenya on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact George directly using the contact details listed above.

From a humble beginning a few years back, our firm has gone through a tremendous journey of transformation to become a preferred provider of practical legal solutions to the business client in Kenya. Our practice and clientele in the areas of banking, commercial litigation, general property conveyancing and advising on commercial transactions have grown exponentially. We continue to build a disciplined, dedicated and loyal team of professionals with the singular and collective aim of providing excellent legal services, guided by our founding pillars, which are:

  • Focus on the client and delivery of practical legal solutions;
  • Highest professional standards and integrity in all dealings;
  • Mutual respect, support and authentic communication.

We are proud to now represent major banks and financial institutions, corporate entities and distinguished business people in numerous transactions. Most of our clients rate our services highly, as you will see from comments received from some of them which we have, with their permission, included in this profile. We welcome your partnership with us as a client, and assure you of our continued commitment to the stated pillars. We are certain that in us, you will find a law firm that you can rely on, and together we will forge a lasting relationship

George Mutua Molo is an advocate of the High Court of Kenya, admitted to the Roll of Advocates in 2002. He is the firm’s Managing Partner and Head, Commercial Litigation and Head, Commercial Litigation. Mr. Mutua holds a Bachelors of Laws (LLB) degree from the University of Nairobi and a Post Graduate Diploma in Legal practice from the Kenya School of Law. Mr. Mutua worked in the law firms of Mereka & Co. Advocates and Macharia Mwangi & Njeru Advocates before joining Mutua Waweru & Company Advocates as the Managing Partner and Head, Commercial Litigation & Head, Commercial litigation.

Robert Kay

Robert Kay is our exclusively recommended Dispute Resolution expert in England on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Robert directly using the contact details listed above.

Robert is an experienced litigator who heads the Dispute Resolution department. Whilst he provides legal and commercial attention to the issues his focus is on finding the best solution to the issues you face. Having commenced his legal career as a barrister, Robert is able to handle cases throughout every stage of litigation.

Robert acts for businesses and individuals in a range of disputes, particularly those which are important and/or complicated. His extensive experience includes being involved in advising, managing and monitoring litigation or arbitration overseas, or working with overseas lawyers or clients to either further his client’s objectives or who require assistance with English law or procedure.

Robert Kay delivers courses including Witness Familiarisation and Courtroom Confidence – skills for expert witnesses and lay persons to maximise their proficiency when appearing before a court or tribunal. In particular, he provides regular training to various police forces to ensure that detectives involved with the CID department (crimes of a serious or complex nature) better understand the essential skills of communication in the courtroom and in their decision logs.

Prakash Rasaily

Prakash Rasaily is our exclusively recommended Dispute Resolution expert in Bhutan in the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Prakash directly using the contact details listed above.

The CLUES & COLLEAGUE, earlier City Legal Unit has been established on 30th June 1996. The Founder, Prakash Rasaily, a former senior civil servant is the brain behind the growth of the firm.

Section 21 of Article 7 of the Constitution of Bhutan honours the noble tradition that is access to legal counsel of one’s choice, the right undeniable by law. It was enshrined in the Thrimzhung Chhemo (the supreme law) enacted in 1953.

Over the journey of 23 years, CLUES & COLLEAGUE, the first ever law firm in the history of Bhutan, had overcome challenges and maintained its images and practices until today. The firm always kept the clients’ priority at the top pedestal and served with confidence and trust.

The founder, teamed by experienced colleagues devoted themselves to the success of the firm and is well known before the national and international organisations and firms. We continue to keep this motto.