Nicholas Valenzia

Nicholas Valenzia heads MamoTCV’s Shipping and Aviation Department with particular focus on assets management and finance issues. Nicholas has also vast experience in vessel (including superyachts) and aircraft ownership and operational structures. Nicholas also coordinates vessel and aircraft repossession procedures on behalf of international credit institutions. 

Main areas of focus:

Ship, yacht and aircraft registration and finance;
Ship, yachts and aircraft repossession;
Asset finance;
Asset management;
Ownership and operational structures for ship, yacht and aircraft holding entities;
Aircraft leasing and charters;
Yacht leasing arrangements;
Taxation of transport industry including related litigation;
General Commercial Law;
All forms of land Transport.  

University of Malta - BA Legal and Humanistic Studies - 2001
University of Malta - LL.D. - 2001
University of Wales – LL.M. - Legal Aspects in Marine Affairs

Asset finance: restructuring of multiple aircraft security package
Litigation: sale of repossessed long range luxury jet
Litigation: reversing ruling by VAT Department on exempt status of open top transport
Aviation: handling majority investment in established aviation company
Shipping: registration of container ship fleet – structuring of bulker pool operation 

Admitted to the Maltese Bar, Superior Courts of Malta (2006)
Member of the Malta Chamber of Advocates
Treasurer of the Malta Maritime Law Association

Related Practices

Banking and Finance
Corporate and Commercial
Employment and Labour
Litigation and Dispute resolution
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