January 29, 2024

The Chamber of Advocates is issuing this press release as a reaction to the Prime Minister’s statements made at a political event held during the course of the weekend. Whilst the Chamber of Advocates acknowledges that 4 and a half years is indeed a considerable duration for an inquiry process to be concluded, one also […]

January 24, 2024

  Stqarrija għall-istampa Il-Kamra tal-Avukati fil-jiem li għaddew ħadet għarfien tad-dokument ta’ konsultazzjoni maħruġ mill-Ministeru għall-Ġustizzja u aktar kmieni illum waslet l-osservazzjonijiet lil Ministru għall-Ġustizzja. Il-Kamra tal-Avukati tinnota b’sodisfazzjon it-tnedija tal-proċess konsultattiv tar-riforma sabiex il-ġustizzja mal-vittmi tad-droga tkun aktar effettiva u tiddikjara ruħha fi qbil fil-prinċipju ma’ din ir-riforma u ma’ numru tal-proposti imressqa f’ […]

January 19, 2024

CoA – Call for Expressions of Interest for the role of Lawyer representing the Ethical Interests of the Legal Profession before the Committee for Lawyers of the Commission for the Administration of Justice. Ref: EOI 2024/001.   The Chamber of Advocates is issuing an expression of interest amongst all its fully paid up members for the […]

January 16, 2024

On 11 January 2024, Hon. Mr Justice Henri Mizzi delivered an information session on how he intends to apply Chapter 12 of the Laws of Malta and the relevant subsidiary legislation including S.L. 12.09. The sessions were very well attended and Hon. Judge Mizzi explained the principles which will steer him in his work, thus […]

November 25, 2023

The Malta Law Academy, a Chamber of Advocates Foundation, held its Annual Company Law Conference 2023 on 22 November 2023, at the Aula Magna Hall, University of Malta’s Valletta Campus.  The conference was entitled “Maltese Company Law – New Perspectives, New Laws, New Challenges”. The President of the Chamber of Advocates, Dr Peter Fenech, delivered […]

October 25, 2023

MT Il-Kamra tal-Avukati tagħmel referenza għas-sessjoni plenarja tal-Parlament miżmuma nhar it-23 ta’ Ottobru 2023, li fiha saret diskussjoni mingħajr vot rigward is-sentenza li ngħatat mill-Qorti ta’ l-Appell fl-ismijiet L-Onorevoli Kap tal-Opposizzjoni l-Av. Dr. Adrian Delia vs Il-Onorevoli Prim Ministru ta’ Malta Dr. Joseph Muscat et. Waqt din id-diskussjoni parlamentari ġie insinwat li jista jkun hemm […]

October 23, 2023

Confidentiality of Lawyer-Client Communications – a must for protecting your rights On the occasion of European Lawyers Day on 25th October 2023, the Council of Bars and Law Societies in Europe (CCBE) has published a handbook entitled Confidentiality of Lawyer-Client Communications: a must for protecting your rights. This document may be accessed here: EN_2023_Confidentiality-of-lawyer-client-communications_a-must-for-protecting-your-rights  

August 23, 2023

23/08/2023   The Chamber of Advocates announces the election of its new Council, ushering in a period of dynamic leadership and strategic direction for the next three years until 2026. 15 candidates competed for the 10 available seats on the Council which has now swiftly undertaken the appointment of key roles, marking a significant step […]

August 7, 2023

07.08.2023   The Chamber of Advocates today elected its new Council, tasked with the running of the Chamber for the next three years until 2026.  The election was held online with a healthy number of 15 candidates vying for the 10 vacant seats on the Council. In the coming days, the new Council will be meeting […]