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Lawyers to face price-fixing challenge

A formal legal complaint against the Cyprus Bar Association at the European Competition Commission is planned by an organisation that is challenging the price-fixing of lawyers’ fees in Cyprus for out-of-court cases.

Acting on unsound legal advice can cost you thousands

In efforts to prevent nefarious property developers in Cyprus demanding extortionate sums of money from clients who wished to sell a property before its Title Deed was issued, the government introduced a new law last year.

Lawyers, law firms and legal advice

To help those buying property in Cyprus and assist in other legal matters that may arise, the British High Commission has recently revised its list of lawyers who are able to give advice in English.

Well meaning or crooked lawyers?

Reports of “crooked” lawyers in Cyprus are legion. Paphos (or Pafos) appears to have an unusually high percentage of wrong doings by lawyers in comparison with other Cyprus towns and cities according to Antonis Loizou.

Cyprus lawyers refuse cases if suing other lawyers

The problem with lawyers in Cyprus refusing to sue their colleagues in the legal profession is a particular issue for property buyers who have fallen into the trap of using a lawyer recommended or introduced to them by a property developer.

Finding lawyers in Cyprus

People buying property in Cyprus are generally unaware of the island’s different business culture and the fact that many lawyers work for the developers’ interests rather than those of the buyers.

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