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Valletta VLT 1112 Malta

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Biography

Veronique Dalli is the founder and managing partner of Dalli Advocates a mid sized multi disciplinary law firm specialized in assisting companies and individuals in business related matters with interdisciplinary services.

She was admitted to the Maltese bar in 2006, for the past 12 years she has defended her clients successfully both before the Constitutional Court and the Superior Courts in Malta as well as before the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg.

Together with her team of professionals she actively assists foreign investors on all legal issues relating to the setting up of business operations in Malta and is an accredited agent on Citizenship by Investment Program in Malta.

Veronique was a speaker at a number of international conferences on issues relating to company law, blockchain, as well as regulatory license regimes.

Veronique obtained her first degree from the University of Malta in the year 2002 and furthered her studies to obtain a Diploma as Notary Public in the year 2003 and a  Doctor of  Laws in the year 2005. She now serves as a Tutor and Examiner for Master and Doctorate Dissertations at Faculty of Law, University of Malta.

Firm Description

– Who we are

Dalli Advocates is a multi-disciplinary Maltese law firm offering a broad diversity of legal services. With a special focus on civil, family and criminal law litigation, Dalli Advocates also boasts a wealth of experience in a wide spectrum of practice areas that include corporate and commercial law, human rights, press law, industrial and employment matters, and data protection.

Its tight-knit team of lawyers believe in a one-on-one, meticulous and thorough approach to handling its clients’ range of interests and demands. Providing continuous support and hands-on assistance to clients, Dalli Advocates strives to transform complex law into plain language that everybody can follow and understand.

Beyond simply offering solutions and bringing about desired results for clients, the firm’s approach is marked by expediency and efficiency: Dalli Advocates prides itself in its quick turnarounds which it credits to strong communication, coordination and planning within its team.

Practice Areas

Corporate and commercial

Dalli Advocates provides a broad range of services pertaining to corporate and commercial matters to both local and international clients, including:

  • Negotiation, drafting and vetting of contracts
  • Company formation and structuring
  • Corporate compliance
  • Competition law
  • Industrial and employment matters

Litigation and dispute resolution

Dalli Advocates’ roots are in court litigation and dispute resolution, with all its members having vast experience assisting clients before civil and criminal courts, tribunals, arbitration boards, and mediators. The firm represents both local and international clients in all ptyes of civil and commercial issues, including:

  • Real estate
  • Personal injury
  • Debt collection
  • Employment and labour matters
  • Commercial and corporate issues
  • Landlord-tenant disputes
  • Inheritance
  • Contractual and pre-contractual liability

Press law

Dalli Advocates has a wealth of experience in press law and is legal counsel to two of Malta’s main media houses. It can provide assistance in a number of press-related matters, including:

  • Registration of publications
  • Libel suits before the Court of Magistrates
  • Data protection disputes
  • Criminal defamation proceedings

Intellectual property

Dalli Advocates is equipped to assist clients in various IP matters, including:

  • Trademark, patent and design registration
  • Searches in the registry for trademark, patent and design availability
  • Copyright infringement
  • Litigation

Human rights

The firm boasts a long track record of successful human rights suits, having challenged a wide variety of human rights violations ranging from breaches of the right to a fair trial and of the right to property. It can provide assistance in a number of human rights matters, including:

  • Instituting lawsuits before the Constitutional Court in Malta
  • Representing clients before the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg

Family law

Dalli Advocates has vast experience handling domestic matters, guiding clients in reaching amicable arrangements as well as representing them in litigious court proceedings. It assists clients in various family issues, including:

  • Cross-border family disputes
  • Separation, divorce and annulment
  • Care and custody of children
  • Maintenance
  • Adoption
  • Paternity issues
  • Abduction
  • Domestic violence