Maritime Law

The Maltese Flag, since its formal inception in 1973, has experienced momentous expansion and has escalated to ranking amongst the largest globally. This is mainly attributable to the wide range of advantages registration of a vessel under the Maltese Flag offers. Such expansion has been aided and will continue so to be by constant efforts towards improved legislation in the field. Vincent Micallef and Associates engages in the field of Ship Arrest, assisting claimants and ship-owners alike in both the local and the foreign jurisdiction.

It also practices in the field of Ship Finance, assisting in setting up of the required documentation for finance and registration. The Firm also assists its clients in issues concerning the incorporation of Shipping Companies, Marine Insurance, Marine Litigation, Registration of Mortgages under the local Law and in issues relative to Ship Sale and Purchase.