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WH Partners

LEVEL 5, QUANTUM HOUSE, 75 ABATE RIGORD STREET, TA' XBIEX XBX 1120, MALTA
Tel:
Work +356 20 925 100
Fax:
Fax +356 20 925 902
Web:
www.whpartners.eu
London, Ta' Xbiex

Dr Ruth Galea

Tel:
Work (+356) 20925100
Email:
WH Partners

Work Department

Mergers & Acquisitions, Investment Funds & Financial Services, Insolvency & Restructuring, General Commercial, Taxation

Position

Partner. corporate finance, corporate governance, corporate restructuring, credit and financial institutions, contract drafting and negotiation and taxation

Career

Ruth Galea is a corporate, financial services and taxation lawyer. She mainly practices in the Financial Services, Capital Markets, Gaming and ICT industries. Her principal areas of specialisation are corporate finance, corporate governance, corporate restructuring (with a particular focus on joint ventures and mergers & acquisitions), credit and financial institutions, taxation (direct and indirect) and contract drafting and negotiation. She also regularly advises on matters relating to investment funds, capital markets, gaming law and employment law. Ruth joined WH Law in 2006 and became a partner of WH Partners on 1 January 2012.

Languages

English, Italian, French, Maltese

Member

Malta Chamber of Advocates Institute of Financial Services Practitioners

Education

Master of Laws degree in Commercial Law magna cum laude from the University of Cambridge Doctor of Laws degree from in University of Malta

Leisure

current affairs, and enjoys travelling, Indian food and learning languages


Malta

Banking, finance and capital markets

Within: Leading individuals

Ruth Galea - WH Partners

Within: Banking, finance and capital markets

Ruth Galea and Robert Skalina are the key names in WH Partners’ practice, which advises on syndicated loans, licence applications and insurance-related issues. Galea is recognised for her work for credit and financial institutions and her corporate finance expertise, while Skalina receives praise for his investment knowledge.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

WH Partners specialises in the gaming sector with a client roster that includes Betsson and Dumarca Holdings. Olga Finkel stands out for her gambling and technology expertise; Ruth Galea is a key name for corporate finance, governance and restructuring mandates; andRobert Skalina is experienced in cross-border transactions. Senior associate Graziella Grech is noted.

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