Pambos Ioannides

Pambos Ioannides is our exclusively recommended Public Procurement Law expert in Cyprus on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Pambos directly using the contact details above.

Pambos is a co-founding Partner and managing director of Ioannides Demetriou LLC. He has wide experience in all fields of commercial law, offering services to major corporate clients, local and international. He acts as legal advisor to semi-governmental organisations, banks, the Cyprus Stock Exchange, large construction and development/engineering companies, insurance companies, hoteliers and tourism companies, shipping, oil, estate, general trading companies and a plethora of other business concerns, both foreign and domestic.

Firm Overview:

Ioannides Demetriou LLC is a full-service commercial law firm with offices in Nicosia and Limassol. The firm has a dynamic team dedicated to working for the fulfilment of the firm’s mission, to provide its clients with the highest standard of legal services by giving sound, timely and practical advice in a cost-effective manner and to act at all times in strict accordance with the highest ethical standards of its profession.

Ioannides Demetriou LLC is in a position to meet and exceed the expectations and demands placed upon it by the firm’s enviable client base which includes, amongst others, governments, international and local banks, public bodies, semi-governmental organisations, public and private foundations, universities, international and local contractors and consultants, major international and local commercial enterprises, concession holders spanning all areas of commercial activity.

The firm’s lawyers have acted as advocates in Cyprus’ most high value and complex court cases and as legal advisers in some of Cyprus’ biggest financial transactions.

Ioannides Demetriou LLC have extensive expertise in all key sectors of the legal services market and lawyers who are highly respected by both the local and the international community.

Ioannides Demetriou LLC are the longest standing ISO certified law firm in Cyprus, holding the ISO 9001:2008 Standard for advocacy, legal advisors and legal consultancy in all fields of the legal profession. They also ensure the continuing development of their professional staff through adherence to the Investors in People (IIP) Standard.

The above standards are central to the provision of high quality, responsive and client focused services to our clients.

Jerzy Pieróg

Jerzy Pieróg is our exclusively recommended Public Procurement Law expert in Poland on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Jerzy directly using the contact details listed above.

Jerzy has been overseeing the Law Office since 15 years and personally supervises the entire team and key clients. Head of the public procurement department.

For almost 10 years, Jerzy was an arbitrary for public procurement from the list issued by the President of The Public Procurement Office, ruling in hundreds of appeals cases.

As a plenipotentiary of the procurer he has successfully completed numerous public procurement proceedings.

Represents our Clients in the major, most difficult cases. Has achieved immense success in appeals proceedings related to the construction of energy blocks, the value of which was 6,5 billion PLN and 11 billion PLN, respectively.

Rui Pena

Rui Pena works in administrative law, focusing on public procurement, energy and environment. Rui was the founding partner of CMS Rui Pena & Arnaut, and is now the current Senior Partner. He founded his first law firm in 1987.

Rui studied law at Universidade de Lisboa and he has been a member of the Portuguese Bar Association since 1964.

Rui was Minister of National Defence from 2001 to 2002 and Minister of Administrative Reform in 1978. In 1986, he was a Member of the Municipal Assembly of Lisbon.

In 1985 the Portuguese government asked him to bring together mediators and conciliators of the ICSID (International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes). Between 1976 and 1983 he was a Member of Parliament, and he was elected chairman of CDS Parliamentary Group

Firm Overview:

CMS Rui Pena & Arnaut is a law firm that dates back to 1964 and is firmly established in the Portuguese market.

Renowned for its proficiency, professionalism and thoroughness, CMS Rui Pena & Arnaut builds long-term relationships with its clients which are based on trust and transparency. CMS Rui Pena & Arnaut works to provide reliable, ethical and legally correct solutions for clients while striving to be creative, competitive and efficient.

Drawing on its multidisciplinary expertise, CMS Rui Pena & Arnaut organises its work teams to take account of individual client requirements. This includes predicting likely scenarios and anticipating potential problems. The goal is to provide quality legal and tax advice and contribute to the successful pursuit of clients’ business objectives.

With a strong presence in the Portuguese market, CMS Rui Pena & Arnaut is part of CMS, the largest European legal and tax service provider. CMS´ wide range of jurisdictions and experience strengthens and supports CMS Rui Pena & Arnaut´s capacity, offering strategic added-value for clients of CMS Rui Pena & Arnaut.We have our own unique culture which defines our identity and our work.

Andrea Butašová

Andrea Butašová is our exclusively recommended Public Procurement Law expert in Slovakia on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Andrea directly using the contact details listed above.

Andrea mainly focuses on issues concerning commercial law, real estate, construction and development, and contractual law. More particularly, she focuses on a variety of commercial law issues, among others on acquisition and property management, greenfield projects, customer-supplier relationships, problematic contracts for work and the subsequent litigation.

Andrea is the Leader of the French Desk at PETERKA & PARTNERS. From 2014 to 2019, she was an active member of the Local Management Board and she led the Slovak office for four years.

Andrea has vast experience in the regional coordination of legal services and frequently cooperates with foreign law offices. During her career, she has represented numerous well-known national and international clients, for example, PSA Peugeot Citroën, Veolia, Škoda Transportation, Continental Matador, GEFCO, City-Arena, Skanska, etc.

Andrea is keenly interested in art, especially art history, art law and the business practices of the art world. To obtain further experience and knowledge in these areas, she attended the “Art Law for Art World Professionals” course, and the intensive semester-long programme “Art and Business” offered by Sotheby’s Institute of Art in London, and focused on management issues related to global art business practices, with a particular emphasis on the international auction house system, analysing art market data evaluating the market value for works of art.

Andrea Butašová is a member of the Administration Council of the French-Slovak Chamber of Commerce.