Mark acts for developers/landlords/management companies in Gibraltar, including the Government of Gibraltar, and his unique commercial/dispute resolution background, enables him to advise and address almost all issues that might affect any business in their day to day activities, and in particular property, commercial, employment, licensing and general insurance matters. He is well recognised as a leading expert in the field of property and employment law.
Mark is a leading lawyer in property and landlord and tenant work, and acts for several major developers/property management groups and management companies in Gibraltar. His background in both commercial work and dispute resolution, allows a greater insight and perspective, and the ability to address and resolve in an effective and pragmatic manner the more difficult and technical commercial issues arising in respect of property matters, including general building insurance issues.
Mark is a leading expert in the field of employment law in Gibraltar and has acted on behalf of most major employers, including the Gibraltar Health Authority, the Government of Gibraltar, the Ministry of Defence, and many major businesses in Gibraltar, as well as many senior employees of local companies, who appreciate his ability to resolve their issues in a discrete, sensitive and effective manner. He also acts for several major developers/ property management groups/management companies with respect to their property and landlord and tenant disputes, and is a well-recognised expert in this field, including in relation to planning disputes and property insurance claims.
Mark is a chairman of the Industrial Tribunal of Gibraltar, has formed part of the Minister for Justice's Consultation Committee on the Reform of Employment and Personal Injuries, and been recently appointed by the Chamber of Commerce of Gibraltar to review employment legislation. He has advised most major insurers in Gibraltar, and has a strong commercial knowledge of all issues relating to the petroleum business in Gibraltar.
Mark was appointed Queen's Counsel in February 2012
Honourable Society of the Inner Temple
Gibraltar Bar Council
Chairman of the Industrial Tribunal
Law Reform Committee
2017 Partner, ISOLAS LLP
2012 Called to the Inner Bar of England & Wales and the Gibraltar Bar
2009 Partner, ISOLAS
1996-2009 Partner, Triay & Triay
1985 Called to Bar of England and Wales and the Gibraltar Bar