Michael joined Fenech & Fenech as an Associate in early 2018 and was called to the bar that same year. In 2020, Michael joined the Marine Litigation Department of the Firm.

 

He graduated from the University of Malta with a Bachelor of Laws with International Relations, and as a Doctor of Laws after having submitted his thesis on third-party litigation funding. Michael also holds an LL.M. in international maritime law conferred by the IMO International Maritime Law Institute in 2017.

 

Whilst at university Michael was widely involved in student activism and was Secretary General and Vice-President of ELSA (Malta).

 

As a member of the Fenech & Fenech team, he now focuses in aiding an array of clients in matters concerning shipping, employment law and health and safety.

 

Michael’s previous experience involved assisting clients with issues relating to iGaming, data protection and licencing.

Education

2017 – Master of Laws in International Maritime Law (LL.M), IMO – International Maritime Law Institute

2017 – Doctorate of Laws (LL.D), University of Malta

2016 – Certificate in Trust Law and Management, Institute of Financial Services Practitioners

2015 – Diploma of Notary Public (NP), University of Malta

2013 – Bachelor of Laws with International Relations (LL.B), University of Malta

Memberships & Involvements

Member of the Malta Chamber of Advocates

Admitted to the Maltese Bar, Superior Courts of Malta

Speaking Engagements
  • April 2021 – Fenech & Fenech Advocates Maritime Series – Talks with the Industry
  • March 2019 – The Fenech & Fenech Malta Employment Law Conference
  • April 2018 – Society of Education: Employment Law Updates
Articles & Publications