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Practice Area Overview

The Litigation department of the firm services the contentious requirements of numerous clients, both local and foreign, and is fully equipped to assist all its clients when recourse is made not only before the Courts of Justice, but also before various administrative tribunals and boards such as the Public Contracts Review Board, the Environment and Planning Review Tribunal, the Administrative Tribunal and the Industrial Tribunal.

Our department prides itself in having a wide general and specialist practice. The partners and associates within this departments each have experience in specific areas of the law, ensuring that any dispute – from a property issue between neighbours to a multi-million international business claim – can be addressed by litigators with a background in the field. In fact, the firm is engaged in various areas of practice in the litigation sphere covering civil and family law, general commercial law, insurance, public procurement, bank finance (it represents two of Malta’s leading consumer banks and several smaller financial institutions), environment and planning, ship and aircraft arrests, debt collection, employment law and the enforcement of foreign judgments in Malta.

These past years have seen a growing involvement of the firm in high-value disputes relating to corporate law and financial services, often involving private international law aspects and cross-border disputes. In this regard, the litigation team is well-placed to offer an efficient and specialist service, thanks to its experienced team as well as its ability to tap into the technical expertise of other departments of the firm, depending on the nature, subject-matter and merits of the particular brief.

The ligation department within Mamo TCV is well-regarded both in the market and by its peers as evidenced by the fact that its partners and associates are also appointed on a regular basis as arbitrators, legal referees and court experts. It represents private clients, leading local and international companies. It has also assisted Government departments, ministries and public authorities, such as the Malta Tourism Authority, the Authority for Transport in Malta and the Armed Forces.

Whether you need to seek a judicial remedy, or to defend a claim brought against you before the Courts, our team will be behind you every step of the way.

Scope of Services
  • Assistance and advice at preliminary stage to identify best approach to a dispute
  • Development of legal and judicial strategy with a view to achieving a positive result in the most efficient manner
  • Drafting of legal acts, from preliminary legal and judicial letters to court submissions
  • Support throughout the litigation process, including representation in Court
  • Legal Procurator services and paralegal support services
  • General legal advice in connection with given disputes

Key Contacts

Stephen Muscat
Frank Testa
Joseph Camilleri

Local and international clients from a wide range of industries regularly turn to the experienced team at Mamo TCV Advocates, which is noted not only for its excellent track record in the Courts of Justice, but also before various administrative tribunals and boards. Recently, the firm has been involved with an increasing number of high-value disputes relating to corporate law and financial services, often involving cross-border elements. ‘Outstanding all-rounder‘ Frank Testa, real estate and asset repossession expert Joseph Camilleri and experienced arbitrator Stephen Muscat are the key senior practitioners.

The Legal 5002022

I find working with the lawyers within this firm to be a breath of fresh air. They are unique, in that they are very practical / pragmatic and are not time wasters.

The Legal 5002021

Thorough knowledge of all areas of law coupled with the availability that one would expect of an in-house / solely dedicated team of lawyers make Mamo TCV an exceptional legal services provider. Definitely the go-to choice for business in Malta.

The Legal 5002021

Practical, flexible and solution driven approach.

The Legal 5002021

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