Dr Fenech’s career has been marked, on the one hand, by the development of a wide legal practice as a transactional lawyer and, on the other, by taking a leadership role with a number of professional services providers he has served, developing platforms for integrated multidisciplinary professional services offerings.

Dr Fenech’s professional experience and expertise as a Malta-based lawyer span a number of areas of law, but he has concentrated particularly in the fields of maritime and aviation law, corporate commercial law, various aspects of financial services law, and the developing field of the law of fiduciary obligations, including the law of trusts and foundations.

Dr Fenech is a founding partner at Fenech Farrugia Fiott Legal, a full-service law firm based in Malta. He is also a founding director at the ARQ Group of companies, a multidisciplinary corporate, trust and related services provider also based in Malta. He is also active in academic fora, and has been teaching undergraduate and postgraduate students in the University of Malta Faculty of Laws for over 20 years, running courses on asset finance, insurance law, and trusts and fiduciary structures.