Irena’s practice focuses on domestic and cross-border commercial litigation and arbitration. She mainly undertakes litigious work and renders legal opinions on contractual and shareholder disputes. She is engaged in obtaining and resisting freezing and disclosure orders, jurisdictional challenges and the recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitral awards.

She has also extensively dealt with banking law, with involvement in banking litigation and advising of local and foreign banking and financial institutions, as well as investment funds on litigation, out-of-court disputes and the sale and acquisition of credit facilities.

  • Legal Practice Course, University of Law, Moorgate-London (2019)
  • LL.M. in Commercial Law, University of Cambridge (2018)
  • LL.B (Hons), University of Kent (2017)
  • Associate, Chrysses Demetriades & Co. LLC (since 2020)
  • Cyprus Bar admission (2020)
  • Trainee, Chrysses Demetriades & Co. LLC (2019-2020)