Nikolai Muscat Farrugia


Partner | Malta

Nikolai Muscat Farrugia is a Partner within Ganado Advocates’ corporate team, with particular focus on the formation and support of companies. He regularly assists clients in all corporate matters, including corporate and company law advice, assistance with capitalisations, the conduct of enhanced legal due diligence, corporate finance, corporate restructuring and M&A transactions.

Nikolai acts for a number of the firm’s companies with international interests and regularly advises clients in respect of their ongoing obligations at law.


English, Italian, Maltese

The individuals I work with stand out for their deep knowledge of complex legal matters and their very quick responses and assistance, to very high international standards. In particular, Nikolai Muscat Farrugia is outstanding.’ Legal 500, 2023

Career & education

  • Ganado Advocates, Partner: 2016
  • Ganado Advocates, Senior Associate: 2007
  • Master of Laws (LL.M) (Maritime Law), 2001 (IMO International Maritime Law Institute)
  • Doctor of Laws (LL.D), 2001 (Malta)
  • Bachelor of Laws (B.A.), 1998 (Malta)
  • Admitted to the Maltese Bar, Superior Courts of Malta
  • Member of the Chamber of Advocates
  • Member of the International Bar Association

Latest insights

May 3, 2024

by Nikolai Muscat Farrugia

December 28, 2017

by Nikolai Muscat Farrugia

April 6, 2016

by Nikolai Muscat Farrugia