Simon Schembri


Partner | Malta

Simon Schembri is a Partner within Ganado Advocates’ corporate team. Simon has vast experience in formation and support of companies and is conversant in all corporate matters ranging from company advice to legal due diligence processes, restructuring and M&A transactions. He has served as general counsel to a number of leading local organisations providing advice on matters of a commercial nature and has on numerous occasions assisted clients in tendering bids of major projects in Malta. Simon is also involved in assisting a number of blockchain-based projects.


English, Italian, Maltese

Simon Schembri assists clients with corporate transactions …. Described as a “hard-working, intelligent and tenacious lawyer.” Chambers Europe 2022

Career & education

  • Ganado Advocates, Partner: 2018
  • Ganado Advocates, Consultant: 2015
  • Allcare Insurance Limited, Managing Director: 2013
  • Allcare Insurance Limited, Corporate Services Director & Compliance Officer: 2013
  • MAMO TCV Advocates, Partner: 2011
  • MAMO TCV Advocates, Associate: 2000
  • TEP (Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners), 2011 (UK)
  • 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 Institute of Financial Services Practitioners
  • Member of Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners (Malta)
  • Member of Rail Working Group (2001 Cape Town Convention)
  • Member of Blockchain Malta Association