Caroline Risiott


Senior Associate | Malta

Caroline Risiott is a Senior Associate in the firm’s banking ship finance team. She regularly assists leading international banks and financial institutions involved in the financing of Maltese-registered vessels by perfecting the registration of mortgages and security interests on such vessels. Caroline was also involved in several legal drafting projects.


English, Italian, Maltese

Caroline Risiott stands out as being very knowledgeable in all aspects of shipping and ship finance as they pertain to Malta law, including Malta corporate law where necessary. She is consistently available to deal with any issues or queries that may arise during a given transaction and her in-depth knowledge of the legal issues at hand….’ The Legal 500, 2022

Career & education

  • Ganado Advocates, Senior Associate: 2016
  • Ganado Advocates, Associate: 2009
  • Ganado Advocates, Advocate: 2006
  • M.A. (Financial Services), 2007 (Malta)
  • Doctor of Laws (LL.D), 2005 (Malta)
  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A), 2002 (Malta)
  • Admitted to the Maltese Bar, Superior Courts of Malta
  • Member of the Malta Maritime Law Association

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