Dr. Fenech has been a practicing lawyer for over 25 years, after qualifying in Malta and obtaining a Master Of Laws Degree from University of London. His areas of practice and study have evolved in line with the development and diversification of the Maltese economy since the early 1990’s, originally focusing on asset finance, to gradually include the corporate commercial, corporate finance, fiduciary relationships, financial & investment services fields.
Dr. Fenech pioneered a more modern and effective organization of legal services on the island, having created the international & corporate practice of Fenech & Fenech Advocates, now one of the larger organized practices in Malta, where he acted as managing partner from its organization as a partnership in 1991 until 2007. Dr. Fenech resigned from his family firm in 2008 to establish a new law firm under the name Fenech Farrugia Fiott Legal in January 2009, bringing together the accumulated experience also of co-managing partner Dr. Christian Farrugia and tax expert Dr. Antoine Fiott (ex PWC tax partner).
Dr. Fenech also serves as current Chairman of the TAP Knowledge Network, a network of independent professional services providers based in Malta, which has a stated objective of improving knowledge development and management across disciplines in the pursuit of more integrated solutions for clients.
Dr. Fenech is an occasional speaker at public events, and is also teaches asset finance law as well as the law of trusts and fiduciary relationships at the University of Malta. He is also the Honorary Consul of Lebanon in Malta.