Sonia Hamshaw


Sonia Hamshaw is a member of our Cyprus practice group. She regularly advises public and private companies on a wide range of corporate transactions in such industries as banking, agriculture, pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, and oil and gas.

In her current practice, Sonia's expertise includes mergers and acquisitions and corporate reorganisations and restructurings. Her recent experience includes:

  • Advising bet365, one of the world’s leading online gambling operators with over 23 million customers in over 150 countries, on its application for a Class B online betting licence in Cyprus
  • Advising leading supplier of logistics and energy equipment supplier China International Maritime Containers Group (CIMC) in its acquisition of international offshore drilling contractor Frigstad Deepwater Ltd from the Frigstad Offshore Group
  • Regular advice to LUKOIL, one of Russia’s largest oil companies, in relation to various corporate matters
  • Acting for Agri Europe Cyprus (AEC) in its recent restructuring through a scheme of arrangement
  • Advising Transmashholding on Cypriot corporate matters

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