Dr. Silvana Zammit – B.A., M.A., LL.D.

Practice

Silvana Zammit is the senior associate managing the Property & Development Practice Group focusing thus on transactions in residential and commercial property as well as probate procedures. Silvana is also involved in the Technology &Telecoms and Financial Services Practice Groups. Silvana’s work in the licensing field ranges from online gaming and investment services to insurance and banking licensing.

Practice Groups

· Commercial Law

· Estates

· Financial Services

· Property & Development

· Maritime Law

 

Industry Groups

· Aviation

· Commercial Property

· E-commerce

· Gaming

· ICT

· Shipping

· Financial Services

Professional Experience

Silvana’ s practice mainly focuses on assisting clients with business start-ups requiring a license for their operation. In fact, Silvana has an in-depth experience in licensing processes, especially those relating to online gaming, banking and other credit institutions, insurance and investment services. Working closely with the regulatory authorities in Malta, Silvana provides tailor-made advice for the obtainment and maintenance of licenses referring to the specific operations of the client. On the attainment of a license, Silvana provides ongoing legal support to clients in making sure that all requirements relating to their licensed operations are adhered to. Managing the Property & Real Estate department, Silvana also focuses on property transactions and probate procedures, ensuring that on any property deal, be it commercial, residential or otherwise, the necessary safeguards and protection of client are undertaken. Silvana is also involved in the Aviation and Employment & Labour Practice Groups of the firm.

Memberships & Affiliations

Bar Admissions

Education

Legal Research

  • European Law & its transposition into Maltese Law
  • E-gaming Law & implementation
  • Investment Services
  • Cooperatives
  • Employment & Labour

Languages

  • Maltese
  • English
  • Italian
  • French (basic)