Leoni Ayoub

Associate

Career Summary 

Leoni is a litigation associate at our law firm acting for companies and individuals in various disputes. Prior to joining our law firm, Leoni worked in Brussels and The Netherlands gaining great experience in legal research and decision-making processes. As a Parliamentary Assistant to an MEP she carried out work both within the European Parliament and externally by liaising with NGOs and other semi-governmental organisations. As a legal assistant and database manager of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon at the Legal Office of the Registry at The Hague, The Netherlands, which is a hybrid international court responsible for the investigation and prosecution for crimes of terrorism in Lebanon, she collaborated with a team of lawyers to develop procedures for internal decision-making and the diplomatic relations with external factors.    

Career History

November 2018-present: litigation associate at Stelios A. Stylianou & Co LLC

August 2017-August 2018: Trainee at Andreas S. Angelides LLC                                                                                             

April 2017-July 2017: Tutor of International Relations Theory at Maastricht University, The Netherlands 

May 2014-September 2014: Legal Assistant and Database Manager at the Special Tribunal for Lebanon, Legal Office of the Registry (The Hague, The Netherlands)

October 2013-May 2014: Legal Assistant (Trainee) at the Special Tribunal for Lebanon

September 2011-September 2013: Parliamentary Assistant of Prof. Dr Eleni Theocharous, Member of the European Parliament (Brussels, Belgium)

September 2009-December 2010: Assistant (Trainee)                                                                                                 

Education

Admitted to the Cyprus Bar in 2018

2014-2015: LLM in European Law, Universit√© Libre de Bruxelles 

2010-2012: Bar Professional Training Course, BPP Law School (London, UK)

2009-2010: LLM in Public International Law, University of Kent

2006-2009: LLB Hons, University of Kent (Canterbury, UK)

Languages

Greek and English (both Native)

Arabic and Spanish (Advanced)

French (Professional Working Level)

 


Email leoni@sslawyersco.com