Rebecca Diacono is a Senior Associate working within the International Practice Department of Fenech and Fenech Advocates since 2014. Rebecca obtained her Doctor of Laws in 2016 and was admitted to the bar in 2017. She has also successfully completed the Malta Institute of Taxation Professional Certificate in Taxation (Cert. Tax) and was awarded a Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Services.

 

Rebecca advises a largely international clientele in matters of group restructuring, domestic and international taxation, cross-border structures and international tax planning. Rebecca also focuses on private wealth matters, assisting high-net worth individuals with their relocation to Malta, both from a tax and immigration perspective.

Education

2017 – Professional Certificate in Taxation (Cert Tax)
2016 – LLD
2014 – Degree, Institution Dip. Notary Public
2013 – Degree, Institution LLB.

Memberships & Involvements

Member of the Institute of Financial Services Practitioners

Member of the Malta Institute of Tax

Speaking Engagements
  • Society Education, Tax Highlights, November 2018
  • The Fenech & Fenech Property Law Conference, November 2018
  • Malta Employment Law Conference, December 2017
  • Employment Issues Day Conference, Society Education, April 2017
  • Malta Employment Law Conference, September 2016
Recommendations

Legal 500 2021:

 

Senior associate Rebecca Diacono is also highly regarded for her ‘efficiency and the clarity of her advice’.

 

‘Rebecca Diacono is also very knowledgeable in tax issues for foreign companies and private clients.’

 

‘Rebecca Diacono – very reactive and competent’

 

‘I have worked primarily with Rosanne Bonnici and Rebecca Diacono. Both solicitors I find highly professional and extremely productive in relation to all questions and problems I may ask and present.’

 

‘Rebecca Diacono provided tax advice together with Rosanne Bonnici. Rebecca also coordinated the later discussions of a real estate matter. Impressed by her efficiency, and the clarity of the advice.’

 

‘Rebecca Diacono is very detail orientated, solution focused, thorough, a pleasure to work with and inspires confidence. Clearly going places.’

 

World Tax 2021:

 

Associate Rebecca Diacono has been rated as ‘Highly Regarded’ in the ‘Women in Tax’ practice area.

 

Legal 500 EMEA 2020:

 

very efficient, and we were very happy with the level of professionalism and service provided.

 

very professional, knowledgeable and yet personal in her way of working.

 

Rebecca Diacono is clearly a rising star, responsive and reliable.