Monica Galea John

Monica Galea John is a partner at Fenech & Fenech Advocates where she heads the Trusts & Foundations Department.

She graduated in 1999 as a Doctor of Laws from the Faculty of Laws of the University of Malta and holds a Masters of Arts in Financial Services from the same University. Her areas of practice include corporate law, corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions, trusts & foundations and other forms of estate planning, general commercial law and family mediation. She also assists in M&A transactions ranging from local private M&A transactions to other large acquisitions with an international element. Monica has vast experience in corporate law practice and regularly provides legal advice and assistance in all matters concerning company law including corporate re-structuring and corporate governance. She acts as Company Secretary for a number of entities including entities licensed by the Malta Financial Services Authority. She is a member of the Institute of Financial Services Practitioners of Malta, the Camera degli Avvocati of Malta and the Society for Trust & Estate Practitioners.

Languages: Maltese, English, Italian

Career Highlights

January 2015 Fenech & Fenech Advocates, Partner

January 2000 Fenech & Fenech Advocates, Senior Associate


University of Malta

2006-2008 – Masters in Financial Services (M.A.)

University of Malta

1997-1999- Doctor of Laws (LL.D)

University of Malta

1996-1997 – Diploma of Notary Public (Dip. Not. Pub)

University of Malta

1993-1996 – B.A. Legal & Humanistic Studies

Commercial, Corporate And M&A | Tier 1
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Exceptionally experienced, cordial, up to scratch, always available even at out of office hours for urgent matters. The above also applies to the terrible times we have passed through.’
Legal 500 2022
Monica Galea John listed as noteworthy practitioner and leader of the firm’s compliance team.
Legal 500 2018
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