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192, OLD BAKERY STREET, VALLETTA VLT, 1455, MALTA
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www.gvzh.com.mt

Malta

Banking, finance and capital markets
Banking, finance and capital markets - ranked: tier 3

GVZH Advocates

GVZH Advocates assists clients mainly with licensing, regulatory and compliance matters. Managing partner Andrew Zammit advised Northway on micro-credit loans and the surrendering of its financial institution licence. The team also acted for Dormouse and Nobel Financial.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 2

GVZH Advocates

GVZH Advocates’ corporate and M&A practice has an impressive client roster in the gaming industry. Andrew Zammit advised NYX Gaming Group on a C$70m security grant by its Maltese subsidiaries. The firm also conducted preliminary due diligence and legal support for Apax Partners regarding the acquisition of Melita plc. Other notable clients include Tipico and the Fulcrum Group.

Leading individuals

Andrew Zammit - GVZH Advocates

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 2

GVZH Advocates

GVZH Advocates focuses on civil litigation. Joseph Zammit Maempel and Andrew Zammit are key figures in the team.

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 2

GVZH Advocates

GVZH Advocates handles IP work for clients such as Swarovski, L Brand and General Electric. The firm registered a trade mark on behalf of PlayCod Limited, defeating an opposition notice from Instagram in the process. It also advised Paramount Pictures on the IP requirements for the production of a major Hollywood film in Malta. Team head Michael Grech is a key contact.

Leading individuals

Michael Grech - GVZH Advocates

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Investment funds
Investment funds - ranked: tier 2

GVZH Advocates

At GVZH Advocates, the ‘highly professional and exceptionalAndrew Zammit and senior associate Kurt Hyzler work with a long list of clients, including Jacaranda Special Situations, 2.1 Alternative Investments and Nova Renewable Energy. Much of this work includes ongoing compliance advice. The firm also advised Acura on the licensing of its investment fund in Malta.

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 3

GVZH Advocates

Joseph Vella and George Hyzler head the construction and real estate team at GVZH Advocates.

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Shipping
Shipping - ranked: tier 3

GVZH Advocates

GVZH AdvocatesKatrina Abela is assisting Sarnia Yachts with the setting up of their offices in Malta as well as yacht leasing structures, VAT and regulatory matters. The firm has handled registration, mortgage and contentious employment matters for clients such as IPEX-Bank and Ocra (Isle of Man).

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