Stella Strati is a limited partner with the corporate finance department at Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC, specialising in corporate law, commercial law and corporate finance. She received her law degree from the University of Athens in Greece in 2003 and then she returned to Cyprus where she was admitted to the Cyprus Bar Association. Stella also obtained an LLM in European Union commercial law from the University of Leicester in 2006. She is a member of the International Bar Association, currently appointed as the national reporter of the Taxes Committee thereof and a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP). Stella has gained extensive teaching experience while teaching A-level law to young students at a local private institute and as an adjunct professor with the George Washington University in 2011. She has authored several publications, is fluent in Greek and English and has a good knowledge of German.