Petra Attard

Petra Attard

Senior Associate

Expertise

  • Corporate & Commercial
  • Insurance & Reinsurance

WSG Practice Industries

Activity

Mamo TCV Advocates
Malta

Profile

Petra Attard is a senior associate in the corporate and insurance law practice group of the firm. She regularly assists clients on corporate and regulatory matters involved in the insurance industry, including advice on corporate governance matters, legal and regulatory matters, compliance matters, as well as legal assistance in the establishment and MFSA authorisation process of insurance and reinsurance undertakings and intermediaries.

Petra also regularly assists clients in all corporate and commercial matters including advice on corporate governance matters, assistance with corporate financing, M&A transactions, voluntary dissolutions and various other corporate transactional projects.

Bar Admissions

  • Admitted to the Maltese Bar, Superior Courts of Malta (2012)

Education

  • Bachelor of Laws with European Studies (2007, University of Malta)
  • Doctor of Laws (2011, University of Malta)
  • Master of Laws with specialisation in Insurance Law (LL.M.) (2014, University of London)
Areas of Practice

Corporate & Commercial | Corporate and Commercial | Insurance & Reinsurance | Insurance and Reinsurance

Professional Career

Significant Accomplishments

  • Formed part of a legal team entrusted with the carrying out of a vendor due diligence exercise and drawing up of the relative due diligence report in connection with the public offer of the entire share capital of a listed entity.
  • Handled the carrying out of a buyer due diligence process, and change in control application with the MFSA for an insurance regulated entity.
  • Advised on the Maltese regulatory requirements in an asset-based financing transaction.
  • Acts as company secretary to a number of companies registered in Malta and regulatory assists on matters of corporate and commercial law.
  • Retained to advise a number of leading insurance and reinsurance entities operating in Malta as well as on a cross-border basis, on insurance regulatory matters.


Professional Associations

    Articles

    Navigating the New Regulatory Landscape for Company Service Providers – Part 1
    Mamo TCV Advocates, May 2021

    Following the entry into force of the Company Service Providers (Amendment) Act 2020 (the "Amendments") on 16 March, 2021 a number of significant amendments have been introduced to the local regulatory framework governing the provision of company services. The most notable amendments consist of the removal of previous exemptions available to warranted professionals and the end of the de minimis rule...

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