Camilleri Preziosi, the respected commercial law firm in Valletta, announced today that it has admitted 3 new partners with effect from 1 January 2022.
“It is with great satisfaction that we announce the admission of three new partners in the firm. Training and developing young lawyers in the CP culture and core values to make partnership over time is part of a strategy of sustained organic growth that has delivered the desired results, with yet another three partners being admitted from lawyers who joined the firm as trainees. This is a process that has enabled us to create the right platform, where our people share our core values, are imbued in our culture and work ethic – to provide our clients with a consistently high calibre and dedicated service. The admission of new partners continues to fuel our growth as a firm and to place us in a position to continue to service the business community, with higher levels of expertise.” Stated Louis de Gabriele, managing partner at Camilleri Preziosi.
Andrew Caruana Scicluna, will be admitted as partner with responsibilities in the banking and finance team, with particular areas of expertise in asset management and financial regulation. Andrew read law at the University of Malta where he graduated as Doctor of laws in 2013, and subsequently at London School of Economics and Political Science where he graduated with an LL.M in Banking and Financial law. He joined the firm as a trainee in 2013. Andrew has been active in advising clients in the asset management, investment funds and financial regulation space. He is also actively involved in M&A, capital markets and corporate finance transactions, involving both local and cross border elements.
Kirsten Debono Huskinson, will be admitted as partner with responsibilities in the corporate and tax team, with particular areas of expertise in corporate taxation and M&A transactions. Kirsten read law at the University of Malta where she graduated Doctor of Laws in 2013 and in same year joined the firm as a trainee. Subsequently, in 2016, Kirsten acquired a postgraduate certification from the University of London specialising in corporate and securities law. Kirsten has been active in the areas of mergers & acquisitions, corporate restructuring as well as domestic and international tax advisory and tax restructuring, providing advice particularly in the remit of identifying the implications of local as well as cross-border transactions. She also regularly assists both local and international clients and structures with their ongoing corporate, commercial and tax requirements. Kirsten also assists with representing clients in courts and fiscal tribunals on direct and indirect taxation matters.
Kristina Rapa Manche, will be admitted as a partner in the Dispute Resolution team at Camilleri Preziosi, with particular areas of responsibility in litigation, real estate and construction. Kristina joined the firm in 2008 after completing an LLM in European Union Law at University College London, having previously read law at the University of Malta from where she graduated as Doctor of Laws in 2007. In recent years, Kristina’s main professional focus has been on litigation, representing various clients from both the private and public sector before the courts and in arbitration, principally in the areas of civil, commercial, EU law, constitutional and public law issues. She is also actively involved in providing clients with assistance and advice on a number of real estate projects.