Rowena Grima has headed the Ship Registration Department within Fenech & Fenech Advocates for the past 23 years.  She has an intimate knowledge on Ship Sale & Purchase as well as Ship Registration transactions and has assisted a myriad of blue chip shipping companies from all over the world who have chosen Malta as their Flag State jurisdiction.


Working within one of the leading Maritime Law Firms in Malta, Rowena Grima has garnered extensive hands-on expertise on facilitating vessel registration and related transactions for clients.  Her practical and efficient approach has earned her the recommendations of Legal 500.


1998 – 1999

LL.M. Degree in Maritime Law, International Maritime Law Institute

1987 – 1990

BA., LP Degree, University of Malta

Memberships & Involvements

Malta Maritime Law Association – Member of the Merchant Shipping Sub-Committee

Malta Chamber of Legal Procurators – Member


Who’s Who Legal Transport 2020:


Rowena Grima has been nominated by peers as leading practitioner in the shipping field and has been listed in Who’s Who Legal: Transport 2020 in the Malta section.