GANADO Advocates is a leading commercial law firm with a particular focus on the corporate, financial services and maritime/aviation sectors, predominantly servicing international clients doing business through Malta. The firm also promotes other areas such as tax, pensions, intellectual property, employment and litigation.
The firm traces its roots back to the early 1900s, and is today one of Malta’s foremost law practices, consistently ranking as a leading firm in all its core sectors. GANADO Advocates has over the past decades contributed directly towards creating and enhancing Malta’s hard-won reputation as a reliable and effective international centre for financial and maritime services. Today, the firm continues to provide high standards of legal advisory services to support and enhance Malta’s offering.
GANADO Advocates has been assisting private bidders and procuring entities in major public procurement exercises involving the procurement of goods, services and supplies ever since the transposition of the EU Public Procurement acquis into Maltese Law, developing one of the most focused practices in Malta in this area.
The services the firm provides include advice and assistance to both public entities/authorities and private bidders or consortia of bidders at tender drafting stages as well as at pre-contractual, tendering and execution stage. Clients bidding for contracts, central and local government bodies and utility companies subject to procurement rules in various sectors such as energy, pharmaceuticals, education, infrastructure and telecommunications, instruct GANADO Advocates to advise on their public procurement needs including remedies and redress at law. The firm is regularly engaged to assist in compliance exercises, the grant of works and services concessions, the drafting of framework agreements, PPP/PFIs and negotiations under multiple procurement frameworks.