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Mr Charilaos Velaris

Associate Lecturer in Cyprus Law

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+357 24694000


Master I en droit européen et international, [European and International Law], (Université de Strasbourg, 2009)

Licence en droit et études européennes, [Law and European Studies], (Université Robert Schuman, Strasbourg III, 2008)

Employment Track

Velaris & Velaris LLC 



Handling important litigation before the Supreme Court and district courts of Cyprus and international arbitral tribunals, with an emphasis on international commercial litigation.

Markides, Markides & Co LLC

PUPIL ADVOCATE          2009-2010

Internship at the European Court of Justice – Summer 2009

Memberships (Academic/Professional)

  • Member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2010
  • Member of the Council of the Nicosia Bar Association since 2020

Roles and Responsibilities (including past roles and responsibilities)

Teaching and Course Leadership 

  • Cyprus Succession Law (2016 – 2019)

Selective Publications/ Blogs

  • Osman Kane v. Cyprus: The Convention’s Subsidiary Protection Supplemented by EU Law, Cyprus Human Rights Law Review, Volume I (2012), No. 2, p. 227

Other Scholarly and Outreach Activities

  • Coordination of students of UCLan Cyprus Law School, on the compilation of Cyprus Supreme court Judgements as of July 2020 – ongoing