PRESS RELEASE | Spencer West Elevates Legal Landscape with Launch of Cyprus Office

13 February 2024

Spencer West extends its global footprint with the launch of an office in Cyprus, strategically positioned in Nicosia.


Spencer West, a pioneering revenue-share law firm, is proud to announce the opening of its new office in Cyprus, strategically positioned in the heart of Nicosia city. This expansion aligns with Spencer West’s commitment to redefining legal practice through innovation, collaboration, and business focus.

Cyprus, situated at the crossroads of Europe, Africa, and Asia, offers a unique geostrategic advantage. Spencer West’s Cyprus office specialises in corporate and commercial law, financial services regulation, real estate, and immigration. The legal professionals in Cyprus are highly qualified experts with extensive knowledge in legal and regulatory matters under both Cyprus and EU law.

Theo Antoniou, Founding Partner of Spencer West in Cyprus, brings a wealth of experience as a highly regarded corporate lawyer specialising in Financial Services Regulation. A member of the Nicosia and Cyprus Bar Association, Theo’s expertise lies in advising on the structuring, licensing, and ongoing regulatory compliance of various financial entities in Cyprus.

The decision to join Spencer West was driven by a shared vision of redefining legal practice. Theo Antoniou expressed his enthusiasm for the collaborative platform, stating, “By aligning with Spencer West, we open doors to a dynamic collaborative platform that fosters innovation, collective expertise, and shared success. This innovative model not only amplifies our capacity to deliver exceptional legal services but also enables us to create a vibrant legal ecosystem where each client benefits from a diverse pool of specialised talents.”

Antoine West, Managing Partner at Spencer West, conveyed his excitement about expanding into Cyprus, saying, “I recognise the evolving dynamics of Cyprus’s legal market. Joining forces with Spencer West and entering into the revenue-share model, is not just a strategic move but a commitment to pioneering a new era in legal practice.”

Theo Antoniou added, “Our commitment is to blend innovation, accessibility, and unparalleled experience, setting a new standard for legal excellence in Cyprus.”

Spencer West’s expansion into Cyprus marks a significant step in creating a legal ecosystem that propels businesses and individuals toward success in this evolving market. The firm is poised to reshape the legal landscape in Cyprus by introducing a model that emphasises shared resources and knowledge, providing clients with unparalleled access to a spectrum of legal talents.

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Antoine West
Managing Partner - Co-Founder
Antoine West is a Partner Solicitor at Spencer West. He specialises corporate and commercial, construction claims, commercial dispute resolution & professional negligence.
Theo Antoniou
Partner - Corporate and Financial Services Regulatory
Theo Antoniou is a Partner Solicitor at Spencer West. He specialises in Investment Funds, FinTech, Virtual Assets, MiCAR