London-based law firm Aspen Morris Solicitors have been named “UK Law Firm of the Year for International Law” by Corporate LiveWire Global Awards 2015. CNR caught up with busy managing partner Peter Petrou, who originates from Cyprus, to give us his insights about starting a law firm from scratch.
1. You left a secure job to start your own law firm, what gave you the confidence to take such a big step?
PP: I had previously worked at large International Law Firms and was fortunate enough to have obtained very good experience working on several multi-million and billion-dollar transactions for large corporate clients.