Costas Stamatiou heads the banking and finance and shipping departments at Andreas Neocleous & Co LLC. Costas graduated in law from the University of Wales, Cardiff in 2001 and also holds a master’s degree in Legal Aspects of Marine Affairs from the University of Wales and a Master’s degree in European Legal Studies from Bristol University. He was admitted to the Cyprus Bar in 2004. He joined Andreas Neocleous & Co LLC in 2003 and became a partner in the firm in 2010. He has served on the shipping committee of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2009 and since 2010 he has also acted as a visiting law lecturer in local universities. Costas speaks English and Greek.