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Jean-Philippe Chetcuti

Senior Partner at Chetcuti Cauchi Advocates

Dr. Jean-Philippe Chetcuti is a client lawyer specialising in facilitating international investment, in global citizenship & residency programmes, international tax, wealth/business structuring for high net worth individuals & business families.

In view of his role as key advisor to business families, he was a prominent driver behind the enactment of the Family Business Act in Maltese law and co-founded the Malta Association of Family Enterprises.

Dr Chetcuti is recognised by Who’s Who Legal for Malta.

His thought leadership is recognised in the area of investment migration law and he has represented a number of professional associations on policy reform issues concerning Malta’s attractiveness for HNWIs, investors, foreign retirees and expatriates.

JP has been instrumental in the introduction and development of residency and citizenship by investment programmes in small states including Malta.

– 20+ years of specialised experience handing over 2,000 citizenship and residency applications;

– Accredited in 1999 to handle Permanent Residence applications in Malta.

– First to be accredited in Malta Jan 2014 to handle citizenship by investment applications under the original Malta Individual Investor Programme with licence no. IIP001 (quota reached, new rules in place).

– Accredited with the first round of licencing of Cypriot Investment Programme Service Provider Licence CIP 046 and CIP 477 (now closed).

– Licensed Accredited Agent for the Moldova Citizenship by Investment Programme, under Government licence AA/06/2019 (now closed).

– First to be promoted from ‘Accredited Person’ to ‘Approved Agent’, in recognition of the firm’s track record of quality and success in handling Malta citizenship applications, under the original IIP.

– Licensed as International Marketing Agent for the St Kitts & Nevis Citizenship by Investment Programme.

– Authorised Representative for the Antigua & Barbuda Citizenship by Investment Programme.

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Residence and Citizenship by Investment

International Tax and Wealth Planning





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