Dr. Annalise Micallef is a partner at Micallef & Associates. She holds a law degree and a Masters in Financial Services from the University of Malta where she is a visiting lecturer. Dr. Micallef practices as a notary public in Malta and is actively involved in the regulation of the notarial profession in her capacity as member of the executive of the Maltese Notarial Council. Her areas of practice include estate planning, succession planning, real estate conveyancing, and assisting families with immigration and citizenship issues. She has been involved in the drafting of new legislation in Malta in areas concerning trusts and foundations. She is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) EU Committee and has represented the Maltese notariat at the Council of the Notariats of the European Union (CNUE).