Dr Lapira specialises in corporate and commercial law, employment law, property law, and intellectual property law. With over ten years of experience, she is dedicated to providing comprehensive legal advice and representation to her clients.
Throughout her career, Nicola has acted for businesses spanning diverse industries and has been involved in local and international private and state contracts, representing both publicly held and private companies on various corporate issues. Her capabilities are broad and include advising businesses on shareholders’ agreements, commercial contracts, and corporate governance matters. Her extensive experience extends to handling transactions with international dimensions, often collaborating with foreign legal counsel. Additionally, Nicola has a strong background in property law, assisting private individuals in navigating legal matters related to real estate and is sought after for her expertise in commercial lease agreements. She is often involved in corporate restructurings, legal due diligence exercises, mergers and acquisitions, shareholder matters, and various business transactions and actively participated in notable corporate acquisitions, establishing herself as a trusted advisor in this sector.
Admitted to the Bar of Malta in 2013, Nicola has focused primarily on corporate law, commercial law, property law, employment law, and intellectual property law. She served as partner in a boutique law firm for over four years and was practicing a sole legal practitioner in her areas of specialisation. She has a personal approach to negotiations, drafting, and reviewing agreements and is committed to providing exceptional legal services to her clients.