Sharon Azzopardi
Sharon Xuereb
Associate
T: (+356) 2567 8125 sharon.xuereb@camilleripreziosi.com
Languages: English, Maltese and Italian
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Key facts

Associate since

2011

Practice group

Regulatory, EU and Litigation

Practice areas

Competition and EU Law|Corporate and Commercial|Dispute Resolution|Employment and Pensions|iGaming and Landbased Gaming|Intellectual Property|Telecommunications, Media and Technology|Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality

Professional experience

2011

Associate, Camilleri Preziosi

2010

Trainee, Camilleri Preziosi

 

Academic qualifications

2010

LL.M. Computer and Communications Law, Queen Mary, University of London, UK

2009

Doctor of Laws, University of Malta, Malta

2007

Diploma of Notary Public, University of Malta, Malta

2006

LL.B. – Bachelors of Laws with European Studies, University of Malta, Malta

Profile

Sharon’s main practice areas are Media and Communications Law, laws on Intellectual Property, Information Technology and Privacy Law. She also forms part of the firm’s litigation team. Sharon retains interests in Cyberspace Law, Computer Law, Electronic Commerce, and the regulation of Online Gaming and Betting.

In fact, she concentrated on these areas in her postgraduate studies at Queen Mary, University of London. In partial fulfilment of her LL.M. there, Sharon submitted a thesis on the regulation of online gaming and betting entitled “Legal Protection of State Monopolies over Online Gaming: A critical appraisal of the implications of recent ECJ decisions on EU Remote Gaming”.

She graduated as Doctor of Laws at the University of Malta in December 2009 after submitting her thesis entitled “Evolving Legal Frameworks: Defamation in Cyberspace”. Sharon joined the firm in 2010 as a Trainee, becoming an Associate in 2011.

Professional memberships

  • Interlaw
  • Chamber of Advocates
  • International Trade Mark Association (INTA)
  • Malta IT Law Association (MITLA)

What others are saying

"Very knowledgeable in IP, electronic communications and data protection." - Intellectual Property, Legal 500, 2016

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