Christian Farrugia is a co-founding member and senior co-managing partner of the firm. He graduated as a Doctor of Laws from the University of Malta in 1986 and, a year later, furthered his studies in London at UCL, specialising in Maritime and Insurance Law.
Christian has, in his many years of professional experience as a lawyer, operated in various practice areas. He was active in court litigation for several years and still represents clients before the Courts and arbitration panels in high-value disputes. His principal focus areas today include Mergers & Acquisitions, shipping, igaming and financial services. He is also a part-time lecturer in the Asset Finance Law department and is a doctoral thesis examiner at the University of Malta.
Christian is a member of the board of directors of a number of companies in Malta, including ARQ Group Limited which is a joint venture professional services organisation providing trust, corporate, tax, immigration and AML compliance services, amongst others. He sits on the board of directors of several companies in Malta and is a non-executive chairman director of MFC Merchant Finance Bank and Advent International Insurance PCC Ltd.