Sadness to the family, friends and colleagues spread by the death of the lawyer Vangelis Pourgouridis on Christmas day.
According to the announcement of the Pancypriot Bar Association, the funeral will be held on Wednesday, December 28, 2022 at 12.00 pm from the Holy Church of Agios Nikolaos in Limassol. and the burial will take place in Moniatis.
The family's request is instead wreaths, contributions should be made to PASYKAF.
In posts, the colleagues and friends of Vangelis Pourgouridis expressed their sadness at his death.
In a statement, the Pancypriot Bar Association states, among other things, « He practiced martial law with dedication, consistency and passion for more than two decades and handled a large number of difficult criminal cases, honoring the function of the lawyer in an exemplary manner. and at the same time a visionary, a tireless defender of human rights.
With his unexpected loss, the legal world of our country is poorer».
In his post, the President of the Bar Association, Christos Cleridis, expressed his sadness, writing: "On Christmas Day, Vangelis Pourgouridis, you left for the neighborhood of angels. We will always be with you, with your strong voice.
Also, the lawyer Chris Triantafyllidis wrote: "Evangelos Pourgouridis is gone. Dear colleague and one of the most capable Lawyers. He loved the profession. A great loss for the Legal world and the field of Justice. May his memory be eternal'.
Sadness in the legal world over the death of Vangelis Pourgouridis
The well-known lawyer, Vangelis Pourgouridis, has passed away