Joseph Camilleri

Since 2003, Joseph Camilleri has worked in the Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution department of the firm on assignments encompassing several aspects of civil and commercial litigation, including bank finance, real estate and asset recovery in the shipping and aviation industries

Joseph also works in the administrative law sector, particularly in the fields of public procurement, private-public partnerships and planning law.  In this regard he regularly assists Government entities in legal issues relating to the drafting of tender documents and in the evaluation of tenders, as well as in the implementation of contracts following awards.  He also regularly represents clients – hailing both from the public and private sectors – in proceedings before the Public Procurement Review Board and in appeals before the Superior Courts.

In the field of planning law, Joseph has represented several clients in the private sector in planning appeals and has also worked closely with architects and architecture firms on projects requiring permits and authorisations.


University of Malta (B.A. Legal & Humanistic Studies) 2000
Doctor of Laws (2003, University of Malta) 

Represented foreign banks in asset repossession proceedings in Malta involving multi-million dollar claims.

In 2016, successfully represented a client in one of the very few company recovery proceedings ever filed in Malta.

Successfully defended Maltese Government authorities in procurement proceedings before the Court of Appeal

In the past years, he has been involved in a number of tender proceedings related to major contracts relating to transport and port services.  

Admitted to the Maltese Bar, Superior Courts of Malta (2004)
Malta Chamber of Advocates
Malta Maritime Law Association
International Bar Association

Related Practices

Banking and Finance
Corporate and Commercial
Employment and Labour
Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Planning and Environment
Procurement and State Aid
Real Estate and Construction
Shipping and Yachting
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality

Contact Details

T: (+356) 2540 3000

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Palazzo Pietro Stiges
103, Strait Street

Valletta VLT1436