Michael Damianos & Co LLC is a boutique law firm based in Nicosia, founded in 2010 by Michael Damianos, a solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales and a member of the Cyprus Bar Association.  Before practising in Cyprus, Michael Damianos qualified and worked as a solicitor at the London offices of two international law firms, where he was mainly involved in corporate, commercial and regulatory work mainly in the energy sector.

The firm’s practice is highly international with a strong corporate, finance, commercial and energy, private client, intellectual property and data protection, real estate and employment focus. In addition, the firm undertakes work for a plethora of international clients in various industry sectors such as IT & telecoms, energy, oil & gas, mining, real estate, construction, retail, entertainment and general hospitality, pharmaceuticals, shipping/leasing, fintech, prop-tech and general e-commerce.

The firm has a proven track-record of assessing legal issues relating to Blockchain and/or Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLT) matters and is part of a consortium of legal experts for the European Blockchain Sandbox, an initiative of the European Commission for innovative use cases involving DLT. This three-year initiative started in 2023 and will support 20 projects annually based on any blockchain infrastructure across the EU/EEA.