ELENA ALMANOVA: your trusted legal partner for a seamless Cyprus Journey

The family law firm ELENA ALMANOVA is a distinguished legal practice specializing in three primary areas: immigration law, real estate matters, and commercial law, including tax issues.

Our firm is committed to delivering exceptional legal services and personalized client care, making us a trusted partner for individuals and businesses alike. Below, we delve into the specialized services we offer.

1. Wills and Inheritance

Navigating the complexities of wills and inheritance can be challenging. Our firm provides expert guidance and support through every step, ensuring that our clients’ wishes are honored and their estates are managed efficiently. Our services include:

  • Will Drafting: Our attorneys work closely with clients to draft clear and legally sound wills, reflecting their specific wishes and complying with all legal requirements.
  • Estate Planning: We offer comprehensive estate planning services to help clients manage their assets, minimize tax liabilities, and ensure a smooth transfer of wealth to their beneficiaries.
  • Probate and Estate Administration: Our team assists executors and beneficiaries through the probate process, ensuring that the estate is settled efficiently and in accordance with the deceased’s wishes.

2. Company Registration in Cyprus

Cyprus is an attractive destination for business due to its favorable regulatory environment and strategic location. Our firm provides expert guidance on company registration, offering services such as:

  • Company Formation: We assist clients in selecting the appropriate legal structure for their business, whether it’s a limited liability company, partnership, or sole proprietorship.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Ensuring that all necessary regulatory requirements are met, including the preparation and submission of essential documentation.
  • Corporate Governance: Advising on best practices for corporate governance to promote transparency and effective management.

3. Opening Bank Accounts

A reliable banking setup is essential for both personal and business finances. Our firm facilitates the process of opening bank accounts in Cyprus by offering:

  • Account Selection: Assisting clients in choosing the right type of bank account to meet their specific needs, whether personal, business, or investment accounts.
  • Documentation Assistance: Guiding clients through the preparation and submission of required documentation to ensure a smooth account opening process.
  • Liaison Services: Acting as an intermediary between clients and banking institutions to expedite the account opening process and address any issues that may arise.

4. Obtaining Temporary Residency Permits in Cyprus

Cyprus is a desirable destination for expatriates seeking temporary residency. Our firm offers comprehensive services to help clients obtain residency permits, including:

  • Eligibility Assessment: Evaluating clients’ eligibility for temporary residency based on criteria such as employment, study, or investment.
  • Documentation Preparation: Assisting clients in preparing and submitting the necessary documents to apply for temporary residency.
  • Application Submission: Handling the submission of residency applications and liaising with authorities to ensure a smooth and timely process.
  • Renewals and Extensions: Providing support for the renewal and extension of residency permits to help clients maintain their legal status in Cyprus.

5. Obtaining Permanent Residency in Cyprus

For those looking to establish long-term residence in Cyprus, we offer specialized services to secure permanent residency:

  • Eligibility Assessment: Evaluating clients’ eligibility for permanent residency based on investment, employment, or other criteria.
  • Investment Options: Advising on the best investment options that qualify for permanent residency, such as real estate purchases or business investments.
  • Application Support: Providing comprehensive support throughout the application process, from documentation preparation to submission and follow-up with relevant authorities.

6. Acquiring Cypriot Citizenship

Obtaining Cypriot citizenship offers significant benefits, including EU membership. Our firm assists clients in acquiring citizenship through various pathways:

  • Naturalization: Guiding clients through the naturalization process, including meeting residency requirements and language proficiency standards.
  • Citizenship by Investment: Advising on Cyprus’s citizenship-by-investment programs, helping clients navigate investment options and application procedures.
  • Dual Citizenship: Assisting with the complexities of holding dual citizenship, ensuring compliance with the regulations of both Cyprus and the client’s home country.

7. Facilitating Real Estate Transactions

Real estate transactions in Cyprus can be intricate, but our firm provides expert legal support to ensure smooth and secure dealings:

  • Buy-Sell Agreements: Drafting and reviewing buy-sell agreements to protect clients’ interests and ensure all terms are clear and legally binding.
  • Due Diligence: Conducting thorough due diligence on properties to uncover any potential legal issues or encumbrances.
  • Closing Services: Managing the closing process, including the transfer of titles and registration with relevant authorities, to ensure transactions are completed efficiently and correctly.


The family law firm ELENA ALMANOVA is dedicated to providing exceptional legal services in immigration law, real estate matters, and commercial law, including tax issues. We focus on delivering personalized solutions that cater to each client’s unique needs. Whether you require assistance with wills and inheritance, company registration, banking, residency, citizenship, or real estate transactions, our experienced team is here to help you navigate the legal landscape with confidence and ease.