Giles Xuereb is an associate with the Firm's Shipping and Aviation Department as well as the Corporate Department of the firm. He mainly focuses on these spheres of law as well as general commercial practice, and services a number of local and international clientele.
Giles is also involved in asset financing and securitisation transactions in relation to vessels and aircraft and other commercial matters and catering to the corporate needs of legal entities.
Giles is also part of the internal Blockchain Committee at the Firm which handles all legal matters related to cryptocurrency, Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) and distributed ledger technology projects.
Bachelor of Laws with European Studies (2011, University of Malta)
Doctor of Laws (2014, University of Malta)
LL.M. Commercial Law – Maritime and Transport Law (Erasmus University Rotterdam), 2017.
Maritime Masterclass Certificate (DUPI Insurance Group), 2017.
Corporate law including company acquisition and disposal, mergers and amalgamation and capitalisations;
Contract drafting and negotiation;
Securitisation of borrower and guarantor obligations in relation to the financing of vessels and aircraft;
Counsel to client company in relation to the successful partial lifting of an international freezing order issued by foreign authorities through appropriate legal channels;
Counsel in relation to the transposition of Directive 2012/34/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 November 2012 establishing a Single European Railway (recast)
Admitted to the Maltese Bar, Superior Courts of Malta (2015)
Shipping and Yachting
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