Alejandro joined DF Advocates as a legal trainee in 2015 and practised in financial services and commercial law whilst pursuing a LL.B Degree, and subsequently a Master of Advocacy, at the University of Malta. Alejandro’s research project pursuant to his LL.B. degree focused on groups of companies within the field of Corporate Law, particularly the concept of control by parent companies over their subsidiaries based on the criteria adopted from the Accounting Directive. Following the successful completion of the Master of Advocacy in 2017, Alejandro was admitted to the Maltese Bar in 2018. Alejandro also achieved certifications from the Malta Institute of Financial Services Practitioners (IFSP) and the Malta Institute of Taxation.
Alejandro works primarily in the financial services sector, and has been involved in several mergers and acquisitions, financing projects as well as licence applications with the Malta Financial Services Authority, including AIFMs, MiFID companies, collective investment schemes, financial institutions, insurance undertakings and pension schemes.