1 List of lawyers in Malta Prepared by the British High Commission, Valletta The following list of lawyers has been prepared by the British High Commission Valletta for the convenience of British Nationals who may require legal advice and assistance in Malta. It is provided on the understanding that we (the British High Commission) do not assume or undertake any legal responsibility, to you, or those affected, if you choose to take it into account when instructing a local lawyer. Further and alternatively, we cannot accept any liability to any person or company for any financial loss or damage arising from the use of this information or from any failure to give information. Our aim is to provide our customers with as much relevant information to enable them to make better informed decisions but our lists are not recommendations and should not be treated as such.
2 List of lawyers in Malta Updated: 20 June 2014 This list is in alphabetical order (following Honorary Legal Advisor s details). Iuris Malta Advocates Dr Peter Fenech LL.D. M.A. (Sussex); Firm Associate Dr Simon Galea Testaferrata LL.D. 36, Archbishop Street Valletta, VLT 1447, Malta Tel: , Fax: Web: they are affiliated to Chamber of Advocates, Malta Criminal Law, Personal Injury, Debt Collection, Family, Civil and Inheritance Law
3 Acumum: Legal and Advisory Geraldine Noel: Managing Partner 260 Triq San Albert Street, Gzira GZR 1150, Malta Tel/Fax: Extn 101 Mob: Website: licensed by Ministry of Justice (Malta), Chamber of Apvukati they have experience in representing British Nationals communication in Maltese, Spanish, Portugese, German is available private, public, commercial & corporate they provide representation over the whole of Malta and Gozo
4 Aldo Vella & Associates Dr Aldo Vella B.A., LL.D. 52, St Christopher Street Valletta, VLT 1462, Malta Tel: , Fax: Website: Corporate Law, Tax and VAT Consultancy, Mergers and Acquisitions, Financial Services Banking & Insurance, Investment Funds, Asset Finance, Ship/Aircraft/Yacht Registration, Maritime/Aviation Law, Information Technology, Intellectual Property, Real Estate Law, Healthcare & Pharmaceutical Law, Remote Gaming & Betting, Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution, Succession & Inheritance, Sport Law, Media Law
5 Buttigieg & Mangion Advocates Dr. Daniela Mangion Adv. Trib. Eccl. Melit., B.A., LL.D Advocate Charles Court, Flat 2, E H Furse Street, Msida, MSD 1620 Tel: Fax: Mob: Website: Criminal Law and Litigation, Civil Law and Litigation, Family Law, Divorce Law, Drugs' Law, Debt Collecting, Letting and Hiring Law, the law on Sale, Industrial and Employment Law, Disability Law and Constitutional Law.
6 Dr Nadine Sant B.A., LL.M. (Kent), LL.D., Advocate (Malta), Barrister at Law (England & Wales) 212/8, Tower Road, Sliema SLM 1602 Tel: communication in Maltese, French and Italian is available English Law, Criminal and Penal Law, Civil and Commercial Law, International and European Law, Litigation, Dispute Resolution and Arbitration
7 Dr Nicola Magro Axelsson and Associates Level 3, Edge Water Business Complex, Triq Elia Zammit, St Julians STJ3151 Mob: Website: staff speak English recognised by the Chamber of Advocates and FIAU they have experience in representing British Nationals communication in Maltese German Swedish Italian is available Corporate Law, Tax and VAT Consultancy, Mergers and Acquisitions, Financial Services Banking & Insurance, Information Technology, Intellectual Property, Real Estate Law, Remote Gaming & Betting, Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution, Succession & Inheritance, Civil Litigation, Company Law, Debt Collecting, Civil Law, Property Law, Letting and Hiring Law, the Law on Sale, Industrial and Employment Law, Money Laundering Law and Immigration Law they provide representation over the whole of Malta
8 Farrugia Schembri Orland Dr Lorraine Schembri Orland 12/13, Vincenti Buildings, Strait Street, Valletta VLT 1432 Tel: , Fax: , Matrimonial and Family Law including cases with an international element on Child Abduction, Divorce and Annulments, Estate Law and Trusts. Dr Schembri Orland is a Salzburg Fellow, also a licensed practitioner in Church Annulments before the Ecclesiastical Tribunal
9 Fenech Farrugia Fiott Legal Dr Tonio Fenech; Dr Christian Farrugia; Dr Antoine Fiott; Dr Damien Fiott; Dr Austin Sammut B.A. (Hons.) LL.D. Tower Business Centre, Level 1, Tower Street, Swatar, BKR 4013 Tel: Fax: Corporate Law, Tax and VAT Consultancy, Mergers and Acquisitions, Financial Services Banking & Insurance, Investment Funds, Asset Finance, Ship/Aircraft/Yacht Registration, Maritime/Aviation Law, Information Technology, Intellectual Property, Real Estate Law, Healthcare & Pharmaceutical Law, Remote Gaming & Betting, Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution, Succession & Inheritance, Sport Law, Media Law they have/do not have experience of representing British nationals
10 Hugh Peralta & Associates Dr Hugh Peralta B.A., LL.D. 3, Independence Square, Valletta VLT 1520 Tel: , Fax: Website: Corporate, Commercial and Industrial Law, Local Investment Incentives, International Trading Companies, Gaming Companies, Labour, Debt Recovery, Maritime, Banking, Insurance IP, Patent & Trade Mark Registration, Family Law, Trusts & Estate Planning, Property, Conveyance
11 HV Law Dr John Bugeja; Dr Abigail Bugeja 53, Old Theatre Street, Valletta VLT 1427 Tel: Fax: Mob: Website: they hold membership of the chamber of advocates and the institute of financial services practitioners (IFSP) they have ongoing experience in representing British Nationals communication in Maltese, French and Italian is available Commercial and Maritime Law, Civil and Criminal Law, Registration of Ships, Mortgages, Ship Finance, Admiralty, Company Law, Company Incorporation and Management, Financial Services, Intellectual Property Law, Real Estate, Succession and Trusts, Family, Property Law, Competition Law, Commercial Litigation and Debt Collection, Maritime Litigation, Piracy Regions covered will depend on the clients request
12 Mamo TCV Advocates Palazzo Pietro Stiges, 90, Strait Street, Valletta VLT 1462 Tel: , Fax: , Website: Corporate Law, Banking and Finance, Shipping (including mercantile vessels, luxury yachts and ship financing) and Aviation Law, Insurance, Collective Investment Schemes (including Hedge Funds), Investment Services and Financial Services in general, Intellectual Property, IT and Internet Law, Labour Law, Residency Schemes and Work Permits, Litigation and Arbitration, Trusts, Tax, General Commercial Law
13 GOZO Dr Carmelo Galea 83, Sir Luigi Camilleri Street, Victoria, Gozo Tel: Fax: they have significant experience representing British Nationals communication in Maltese, Spanish, and French is available they practice civil, family, commercial and criminal law they cover the whole of Gozo
14 SSRBJ Law SSRBJ Office, St Martin s Street, Fontana FNT 1181, Gozo Tel: , they represent British Nationals on regular basis communication in Italian, Spanish, French and Arabic is available Commercial, Company, Corporate, Competition, Criminal, Business, Industrial, Trust and Estate, Mergers and Acquisitions, Family and Divorce, Tax, Constitutional, Property, Maritime, Shipping and Yachts, Aviation, Intellectual Property, DisputeResolution, Immigration and Relocation, Media and Entertainment, Technology, Remote and I Gaming, Employment, Labour, Insurance, Litigation, Arbitration, Environment, Energy
15 Legal Aid: What help is available if I cannot financially afford to pay a lawyer? You should refer the matter to the Legal Aid Office, Law Courts, Valletta. In civil cases legal aid is subject to a means test. Legal aid is available for all cases. To qualify for legal aid an individual must not have:- (a) property the net value of which exceeds the sum of 6, (not including the matrimonial home and the property which is the object of the dispute); and (b) an income which exceeds the national minimum wage applicable for persons who are 18 years old. The Advocate for Legal Aid must also be satisfied that the applicant has reasonable grounds for taking or defending, continuing or being a party to, proceedings. The Minister responsible for Justice is authorized to change the above mentioned amounts by an order published in the Government Gazette. In criminal cases, legal aid is not subject to a means test.
16 Feedback Form for Customers If you do decide to use any of the lawyers on this list, we would like to hear from you. While there is no obligation on your part to provide feedback on the services you receive, any feedback you can give us is helpful. Once completed, please return the form to the British High Commission by post to Whitehall Mansions, Ta Xbiex Seafront, Ta Xbiex XBX 1026, Malta or by to An electronic version of the form is available at https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/malta-list-of-lawyers. Thank you for your help. 1. Name of firm: Name of lawyer: 2. Date of contact: Are any of the details on our list regarding this provider wrong? (e.g. address, telephone number, etc.) 3. What service did you need? 4. Why did you need this service? Please circle the appropriate boxes below: (a) If the service provided English speaking services, how would you rate the standard of English? Excellent Good Average Poor Very Poor (b) How would you rate the professionalism of the staff? Excellent Good Average Poor Very Poor
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