Marinos Fr. CleanthousIP Attorney – Director of IP Cyprus
Marinos graduated from Thessaloniki University (LLB) and obtained his LLM from University of Leicester.
He was a PhD researcher student at the University of Leicester (His research area covered European Intellectual Property Law).
He is an intellectual property attorney since 2005.
During the last years he also worked as a part-time lecturer at the University of Nicosia and the University of Central Lancashire (Cyprus). He participated in many legal conferences (in Cyprus and abroad) and he gave presentations for Cyprus intellectual property law issues at the University of London and the University of Dublin.
He is an active member of Cyprus Bar Association and of International Trademark Association (INTA).
He is also member of the Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (ITMA).
Marinos is an active citizen: he is member of the Board of GSP Athletic Club and President of Cyprus Special Sports Federation. He is the youngest elected member of Aglantzia City Council and advisor for social media issues of Cyprus Democratic Party (DIKO).
Marinos’s favourite quote is “everyone falls down. Only the best get back up”.
His favourite foreign authors are: Amos Oz, Italo Calvino and Jose Saramago.