michalis philipou

Michael K. Philippou is one of the founders of our firm. In 2008 his own firm was the ground where Haviaras & Philippou LLC stood and grew to the well-established and reputable firm that it is today.

Graduated from the Law facility of University of Warwick where he acquired his L.L.B. Honors and then from the University of Nottingham in UK where he received his L.L.M on Private International Law.

He has been registered as a member of both the Bar Association of Nicosia and Cyprus since 2001 and has been a successful practicing advocate and Litigator since then.

During the years 2009 to 2017 he was elected among his peers to be the Secretary of Nicosia’s Bar Association which enhanced the respect he has managed to earn not only by fellow advocates but also by the Judicial Bench.

On February 2016 Michael, has been granted the License of  Insolvency Practitioner in Cyprus which led him to enter yet again into new fields of law which the community demanded due to the Economic changes and restrains that were taking place globally at the time.  Michael’s has been leading his well selected team through his main areas of practice, those being mainly  but not exhaustively  Insurance,  Labour,  Insolvency  and Commercial law.