Leading Individuals

Rising Stars

Private client in Malta

Fenech & Fenech Advocates

Fenech & Fenech Advocates is a ‘market leading firm in the area with unparalleled client service and reputation‘. The ‘very professional‘ team is led by Rosanne Bonnici, who attracts praise as a ‘very commercial, solution orientated and a strong market leading partner‘. Bonnici has a solid track record in advising on inbound investment and international tax planning matters, and is equally strong in assisting high-net-worth individuals (HNWIs) on personal tax and succession planning. Immigration issues are another key driver of work for the practice. Senior associate Rebecca Diacono is ‘very talented‘.

Responsables de la pratique:

Rosanne Bonnici

Autres avocats clés:

Rebecca Diacono

Les références

‘They are friendly, prompt, and precise. They do thorough research and even recommend avenues that the client should pursue beyond their practice.’

‘The team is very professional. They have highly professional specialists to solve any issue. The manager coordinates the work of specialists in different fields in order to achieve the best result.’

‘Fenech has an excellent team who are experienced, talented and happy to go the extra mile. Complex problems are well managed, making business and personal decisions much simpler.’

Camilleri Preziosi

The private client group at Camilleri Preziosi focuses predominantly on assisting clients with tax issues, however the team is also recognised for representing HNWIs in estate planning, wealth preservation and trusts matters. Donald Vella and Kirsten Debono Huskinson co-head the practice.

Responsables de la pratique:

Donald Vella; Kirsten Debono Huskinson

Chetcuti Cauchi Advocates

The team at Chetcuti Cauchi Advocates is ‘highly trustworthy, innovative in their approach and professional.’ Senior partner Jean Philippe Chetcuti has an established track record in acting for ultra-HNWIs in wealth planning, international tax matters and residency and citizenship issues, and is ably supported by the ‘superbMarina Magri and the ‘exceptionalMagdalena Velkovska. Antoine Saliba Haig is very experienced in assisting clients in relation to Maltese citizenship law.

Responsables de la pratique:

Jean-Philippe Chetcuti; Magdalena Velkovska; Marina Magri; Antoine Saliba Haig; Priscilla Mifsud Parker

Les références

‘We have a superstar client point of contact in Magdalena Velkovska. We use the firm for everything – setting up and managing entities, asset purchases and disposals, citizenship, tax, and as such use members of the entire team. She provides a superior, single point of contact. ’

‘Marina Magri is also superb and worthy of special mention for patience, efficiency, precision and clarity. ’

‘Magdalena Velkovska is a very knowledgeable and competent lawyer. Her experience is evident as she is even pre-empting what would my questions be, what I would be concerned about – and she addressed all these points in the most calm, clear and understandable way. She was very diligent, reliable and prompt in handling all my matters and applied thorough legal analysis to my case, unlike the previous lawyer I had engaged. She is very easy to work with, and I would definitely recommend her.’


At 8pointlaw, the 'very knowledgeable' John Bonello has an excellent reputation for advising on cross-border disputes involving succession and inheritance law, trusts, estate planning and immigration matters.

Responsables de la pratique:

John Bonello

Les références

‘I have worked with John Bonello, who is very knowledgeable about all aspects of Maltese law. He has a pragmatic approach.’


Principaux dossiers

  • Assisted an Italian family with succession claims concerning real estate in Malta valued at €12m.
  • Assisted a Canadian businessman, who had recently relocated to Malta, with estate planning.

GTG Advocates

At GTG Advocates, the team is well versed in advising private clients on residency, citizenship, succession planning, wealth preservation and tax planning. Practice co-heads Ivan Gatt and Robert Tufigno are the key contacts.

Responsables de la pratique:

Robert Tufigno; Ivan Gatt

Les références

‘My experience working with GTG’s citizenship and residence team has been extremely positive. They aimed to facilitate as much as possible what is otherwise a very bureaucratic and slow process.’