Relative to the size of the firm, we all punch above our weight, but at the same time, we’re small enough to provide exceptional service.


Charlie is widely regarded as Gibraltar’s leading property lawyer, acting for developers, banks and other clients in real estate transactions. He has advised Government in relation to many Government-backed property schemes, and represented developers in some of Gibraltar’s largest development projects. He has been instructed by banks in relation to large financing projects and is knowledgeable on general commercial matters.

Educated in Gibraltar at the Christian Brothers Line Wall College and Bayside School, Charlie Lavarello read law in London at Kingston University, completed his Bar Vocational Course at the Inns of Court School of Law, and was called to the Bar by the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple in 1989.

Currently Charles is a member of the board of the Gibraltar Health Authority. He previously sat as a member of the board of the Port Authority, and acted as Chairman of the Rent Tribunal.

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