Rya is a senior associate specialising in energy and environmental law, as well as construction and real estate law. Since joining the firm Rya has advised on numerous transactions in commercial and residential real estate and has been involved in major energy projects.
Recent experiences include:
(i) Representation of clients in an International Arbitration on a construction related dispute with a claim value of Euro 4m and a counterclaim of Eur 6m;
(ii) Drafting and negotiating consultancy and construction contracts for a major local transaction worth in excess of Eur 10m in consultancy;
(iii) Assisting and advising the government of Malta in relation to the procurement of a new electricity interconnector between Malta and Sicily.
- Chamber of Advocates
- LL.M. (Energy, Environmental and Climate Change Law) University of Malta in collaboration with the Institute for Environmental and Energy Law, University of Leuven, Belgium
- LL.M. (International Legal Studies) Georgetown University Law Center, Washington D.C., USA
- LL.D. University of Malta, Malta