Joseph currently occupies the role of Chairman of the Firm. His main area of practice is the commercial and corporate field and he looks after a prestigious and varied client list among which are prominent local and foreign, privately owned companies. Recently, Joseph has participated in a number of public offerings as well as the listing of Bonds and other securities on the Malta Stock Exchange.
He has gained considerable experience in representing clients overseas, particularly with respect to cross border acquisitions and the hospitality industry. Joseph has been regularly involved in several Government privatisations and is regularly mentioned in specialist legal publications as a leading practitioner in Malta.
EDUCATION & COURT ADMISSIONS
Joseph was called to the Bar in Malta in 1973.
Chambers & Partners | 2018 Edition: Senior statesman – Distinguished older partner
Chambers & Partners | 2017 Edition: Joseph Vella remains a well-known figure in the corporate and commercial sphere. He frequently advises local and international clients on cross-border matters.