European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI)






Education and academic and other qualifications:

1988-: Appointed to the Cyprus Judiciary

1973: Called to the Cyprus Bar

1972: Called to the English Bar

Barrister-at-Law (Middle Temple)

1965 1966: Military service in the National Guard

Professional activities

(a) Present positions:

Judge of the Supreme Court of Cyprus

(b) Work at national level:

2009: Appointed Judge of the Supreme Court of Cyprus

1999:  Promoted to President of District Court

1996: Promoted to Senior District Judge

1988: Appointed as a District Judge

1985 - 1988: Part-time Lecturer of Law at Frederic University in Nicosia

1973 1985: Practicing Law in Nicosia through own legal firm.  

(c) International work:

As a judge and as president of the Cyprus judges association represented Cyprus abroad in various legal conferences

Member of the ECRI since 2008

Publications and other works:

various publications in Cyprus law journals particularly in criminal law  

Language skills:

Fluent in Greek and English 

Other relevant information:

2006 2009: Lecturer on European Legal Topics in Cyprus Police Academy
2004 - 2009: President of the Cyprus Judges Association.