Christiana Zanti joined Coucounis Law in September 2012, and is a barrister-at-law and focusing on litigation and dispute resolution in the areas of Commercial Banking, Business, Commercial, Administrative-Judicial Review, Insurance, Tort, Consumer, European and Arbitration Law.
Christiana has successfully represented clients before the First Instance Courts and Tribunals, the Appellate Courts of Cyprus, and the Court of the European Union.
Her experience in Commercial Banking and European Law includes a successful appearance in a series of cases before the Court of the European Union in Luxembourg, the outcome of which promoted the rights of defence and civil rights of all European Citizens. Christiana has also played a vital role in the representation of a vast number of European consumers and property purchasers in Cyprus, assisting her clients in reaching amicable and favourable settlements with land developers and credit institutions.
Since 2016, Christiana is an Accredited Mediator in civil and commercial matters and as a litigation lawyer and legal consultant is delivering a high level of legal expertise and professional advice in legal fields such as contractual, commercial, consumer disputes, commercial banking disputes, and debt recovery disputes.
Christiana’s talent for legal research and her keen and intuitive interest in following legal developments have been vital in shaping her career, enabling her to provide expert advice and effective legal representation to credit institutions, insurance companies, consumers, creditors, debtors, investors, commercial and financial organisations and victims of fraud.
Admitted to the UK Bar in 2010 and to the Cyprus Bar in 2011, Christiana is a member of the Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn, London and of the Cyprus Bar Association.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
• Commercial and Civil Litigation
• Accidents and Personal Injury Claims
• Administrative Law – Judicial Review
• Arbitration Law
• Business Law
• Commercial Banking Law
• Commercial & Industrial Law
• Contract Law
• Debt Recovery & Collection
• Employment Law
• European Law
• Family Law
• Insurance Law
• Property Law
• Tort Law
• Wills & Administrations Law and Procedures
EDUCATION 2010: BVC Barrister Vocational Course, BPP Law School, London, UK. 2009: LLB Bachelor of Law, King’s College London, London, UK.
BAR ADMISSIONS 2011: Admitted to the Cyprus Bar 2020: Admitted to the UK Bar
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS 2009: Member of the Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn, London, UK. 2011: Member of the Cyprus Bar Association. 2016: Accredited Civil and Commercial Mediator, Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry