Meet our Associate, Sotia Demosthenous. She is a practicing lawyer since 2021.
Sotia graduated from the University of Surrey with a degree in Law (LLB with Honours) and later went on to further her legal knowledge and gain practical experience by completing the Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) and obtaining a Master’s degree (LLM) in Evidence Law from City University, London. Sotia was called to the Bar of England and Wales by the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple and is currently a registered member of the Inner Temple.
Sotia gained valuable legal knowledge through her internships at well-known law firms, both in Nicosia and London, and most significantly, by shadowing Barristers in London in the commercial and family fields, Barristers in Cyprus in the commercial, family, personal injury, civil, tort and criminal law, and by shadowing a family law Judge in Cyprus for two consecutive years.
She has successfully completed her vocational training course in Argyrou & Demosthenous LLC and was admitted to the Cyprus Bar Association in 2021. In the same year, she joined the firm as an Associate.
In her new role in the firm, Sotia assists the members of the legal team with various tasks and has gained valuable knowledge and legal insight. She is currently dealing with cases of banking, corporate, commercial, real estate, family, and criminal law.
2015-2018: Degree in Law (LLB with Honours) at the University of Surrey
2018-2019: Bar Professional Training Course at City University, London
2019-2020: Master’s degree (LLM) in Evidence Law, City University, London
Member of :
2018: Registered member of the Honourable Society of Inner Temple in London, UK.
2021: Registered member of the Cyprus Bar Association
2021: Registered member of the Nicosia Bar Association
2022: Treasurer and registered member of the well-known International Organisation BPW of Kyrenia which is a Federation of Business and Professional Women.