Edmond Zammit Laferla
Partner

Edmond Zammit Laferla is a partner with Mamo TCV Advocates and forms part of the Corporate department and Insurance department. His areas of specialisation include all aspects of corporate, civil and commercial litigation and regularly assists clients in a variety of related matters. Provides advice to local and foreign clients on various corporate matters including corporate governance. He has also been involved in privatisation procedures and in the negotiation and drafting of major contracts. He assists clients with respect to validity and enforceability of agreements and arrangements related to commercial and corporate issues. Edmond is also regarded as one of the leading lawyers in the insurance practice area and provides legal support to a number of local and foreign insurance players by providing advice on insurance related matters including litigation, regulatory and compliance issues.

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Legal and Humanistic Studies (1998, University of Malta)
Doctorate in Laws (LL.D.) (2001,University of Malta)

Formed part of legal team assisting a foreign insurance undertaking in the takeover of a local insurance undertaking with passporting rights and advising on change in control matters;

Advised foreign investment SPV on prevention of money laundering aspects in a takeover bid of a major Maltese betting company;

Assisted clients in the settlement of a dispute between the shareholders of a major local company involved in the importation of goods;

Formed part of legal team carrying out a vendor due diligence exercise and drawing up of due diligence report in connection with the public offer of the share capital of a listed entity;

Advised clients on the partial lifting of a freezing order issued against third parties permitting the execution of a legitimate transfer of funds to clients;

Retained to provide legal and compliance support to leading (re)insurance undertakings, captives, protected cell companies and insurance intermediaries;

Advising on the setting up of two educational institutions providing tertiary level education in Malta;

Acted on behalf a top-tier foreign insurance undertaking in the out-of-court settlement of a major insurance claim.

Admitted to the Maltese Bar, Superior Courts of Malta (2002)
Chamber of Advocates, Malta
International Bar Association

Related Practices

Corporate and Commercial
Employment and Labour
Insurance and Reinsurance

Contact Details

T: (+356) 2540 3000

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Office

Palazzo Pietro Stiges
103, Strait Street

Valletta VLT1436
Malta