Deo joined Fenech & Fenech Advocates as an Associate within the International Practice department in 2019.


He graduated as Doctor of Laws from the University of Malta in December 2015 and was admitted to the Bar in March 2016. He also holds a Master of Laws (LL.M.) in International Intellectual Property from the University of London and the ISO accredited CIPP/E and CIPM certifications from the International Association of Privacy Professionals. He is also an elected board member of the Malta IT Law Association (MITLA).


In previous years Deo was widely involved in student activism and was President and Vice-President of ELSA (Malta).


Deo deals with Intellectual Property matters including advising on obtaining IPR protection, dealing with infringements and assisting with filing strategies, advising clients in relation to information technology clauses and contracts as well as setting up and assisting with privacy (GDPR) compliant programs.


2019 – CIPM, IAPP
2019 – LL.M., University of London
2018 – CIPP/E, IAPP
2018 – P.G. Dip., University of London
2016 – P.G. Cert., University of London
2015 – LL.D., University of Malta
2013 – Dip. Not. Pub., University of Malta
2012 – LL.B., University of Malta

Memberships & Involvements

Member of The Malta Chamber of Advocates
Board Member of the Malta IT Law Association (MITLA)
Member of The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)

Articles & Publications
  • Copyright and Digital Exhaustion, unanswered questions and uncertain treatment in the EU – December, 2016
  • Copyright Exploitation in the Digital World – Ownership, Licensing and the Consumer – June, 2015