Demetris is the Head of the Property Dispute and Insolvency departments.
He is based in our Wigmore Street Office in Central London.
Demetris is listed as a Recommended Lawyer in the Legal 500 rankings for 2022 for both mid-market commercial litigation and also for property litigation.
Testimonials in the 2022 Legal 500 Rankings for Demetris include :
‘Very professional, very knowledgeable and very discerning.‘
‘Demetris Dionissiou is bright, extremely hardworking, and fights doggedly for his clients. He is organised and always well-prepared. He is collaborative and good fun to work with.‘
‘Demetris Dionissiou’s meticulous attention to the detail and the timeline of events at the outset of the case ensured a triumphant court victory with all costs awarded. But what most impressed was his commercial approach to enforcing judgement, which resulted in a full settlement, including all costs, in the shortest possible timescale.‘
‘Communication throughout the process was always extremely efficient, both orally and in plain English writing. I felt I was in good hands throughout the process and the outcome could not have been better.‘
Demetris has a wealth of litigation experience, having acted for a wide range of clients, including those involved in high profile and publicised cases. He advises on all aspects of dispute resolution, property litigation and insolvency litigation.
He regularly acts in winding-up petitions, voluntary arrangements and transaction avoidance cases.
His clients include insolvency practitioners, chartered accountants, property companies and other professionals.
Demetris is a UK Legal 500 2020 and 2021 edition Recommended Lawyer within ‘Commercial Litigation’ and has previously been noted by the Legal 500 as being ‘a very effective lawyer‘ and for being ‘very tactically aware’.
In the UK Legal 500 2020 edition Demetris was recommended as ‘always going the extra mile for his clients, leaving no stone unturned. He has good commercial sense and an enviable litigation manner’.
‘Demetris Dionissiou, is a talented lawyer. He has a sharp intellect and is commercially astute. He is a pleasure to deal with and thoroughly professional at all times. All in all, a formidable lawyer’.