Employment & Pensions

Employment & Pensions

Our team provides comprehensive legal services tailored to the needs of both employers and employees in Cyprus. Our employment law specialists possess extensive knowledge and experience on Cyprus employment law and ensure reliable and effective legal representation and support in all employment related matters.

We have a demonstrated history of achieving successful outcomes for our clients in complex employment disputes, negotiations, and transactions. We continuously ensure we are at the forefront of any employment legislative changes and international trends advising a wide range of organisations in various sectors in both the public and private sphere locally and internationally, including expert consultancy by Mrs. Moscho Zambakidou Mourtouvani, former President of the Cyprus Industrial Disputes Court.

We advise and support our clients on all HR matters from the process of recruitment through to the termination of employment relationships, enforcing restrictive covenants, out-of-court disputes and settlements, as well as litigation disputes and claims.

As the sole Cypriot member of Ius Laboris, a well-recognised specialist Global Human Resources Lawyers alliance, and being ranked as a Top Tier firm with leading individuals in Employment Law by Global Legal Guides, including The Legal 500 EMEA and WWL, underscore our dedication to providing first-rate legal services to our clients, as well as highlighting our Firm's standing as a trusted and respected leaders in the local and international legal community.

Our team further regularly authors articles on new legislations and industry best practices and provides seminars on Cyprus employment law and trends.

Our Services

  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating individual employment contracts and collective agreements
  • Dismissals, terminations including collective redundancies
  • Disciplinary procedures
  • Transfers of undertakings (TUPE) and restructurings
  • Employee compensation and benefits
  • HR Advisory Services
  • Collective bargaining and industrial disputes
  • Workplace policies and handbooks
  • Social Insurance
  • Global Mobility
  • Employment law compliance
  • Compliance and regulatory advice to occupational pension schemes


Key Contact

George Z. Georgiou

Managing Partner

Eleni Loizidou-Cleanthous

Partner - Head of Administrative & Constitutional

Nicos Panayiotou

Senior Lawyer

Nadia Tryfonidou

Partner- Head of Employment & Pensions