Christine Calleja is a senior associate of the firm working in the employment law department. She has assisted various local and international companies in human resources matters, such as contract drafting, unfair dismissal claims, transfers of business and collective redundancies, as well as represented clients before the Maltese Industrial Tribunal and courts. Christine has also participated in educational seminars organised for the human resources industry as lecturer in this field.
Furthermore, forming part of the litigation team, Christine specialises in insurance claims, representing a major insurance company in Malta and also individual claimaints in insurance related matters.
Bachelor of Laws with European Studies (2008, University of Malta)
Doctor of Laws (2011, University of Malta)
Master of Laws in European and Comparative Law (LL.M.) (2012, University of Malta)
Assisted a major insurance company in negotiations with a trade union to draft and conclude its collective agreement;
Advised and assisted clients in relation to employment-related transactions such as collective redundancies and transfers of business;
Formed part of a team which carried out a due diligence exercise related to a public offer of the entire share capital of a listed entity, specifically in connection with employment and human resources matters.
Acted as legal counsel before the Court of Appeal in a team that won an important Maltese case relating to the fiduciary duties of employees;
Retained by a leading insurance company as counsel in relation to insurance claims;
Admitted to the Maltese Bar, Superior Courts of Malta (2012)
Malta Chamber of Advocates
Employment and Labour
Litigation and Dispute Resolution
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