Trainee

Nicole Sciberras Debono

Nicole joined GVZH Advocates in 2019. Her main areas of focus are iGaming, TMT, Intellectual Property, and Competition lawNicole also assists in various Litigation and Arbitration matters.

Prior to joining GVZH, Nicole was an intern in other Maltese law firms and has assisted in various commercial litigation matters, as well as blockchain advisory.

Education and court admissions

Nicole graduated from the University of Malta with a Bachelor of Laws with Honours in 2018, and a Master in Advocacy in 2019. Having an interest in intellectual property, Nicole has completed an undergraduate dissertation entitled ‘Responsibilities of Intermediary Service Providers for Copyright Infringements by Users of their Service’.

During her time at university, she formed part of one of the largest European Law student organisations, ELSA, and was the Director for Social Policy and Legal Publications with the ELSA Malta national board for the term 2016/2017. She was also the Head of Marketing for the 3rd edition of the ELSA Malta Summer Law School on Maritime Law.

Nicole spent a semester furthering her studies at the University of Ferrara, Italy, where she read International Intellectual Property Law and European Contract Law.

Languages

Nicole speaks English and Maltese and has a good understanding of French and Italian.