Mangion Legal

Committed to Excellence 

Areas of Practice

Dr. Mangion provides legal counsel and representation in all branches of law specialising in Family and Child Law.  


Other brances in which she practises are the following: Civil Law, Property Law, Succession Law, Medical Law, Criminal Law, Employment Law, Consumer Law, Administrative Law, Immigration Law and Company Law as well as drafting and drawing up of written documents such as Private Agreements, Power of Attorney, Lease & Rent Agreements and Legal Letters. 


She also provides litigation services.  She strives to protect her clients' rights and interests in the most professional manner, whilst providing her clients with the highest quality legal representation.  She adheres to legal professional ethics such as protecting her clients' confidentiality. 


Her private practice includes but is not restricted to the following:

 

Family Law
  • Separation (Amicable Agreement & Contentious)  
  • Divorce
  • Civil and Church Annulment
  • Mediation
  • Custody Issues
  • Maintenance
  • Child Abduction
  • Matrimonial Disputes
  • Domestic Violence
  • Child Abuse (incl. Sexual Abuse) 
  • Harassment & Stalking
  • Adoption
  • Paternity Issues
  • Access and Visitation Rights
  • Matrimonial Regime Agreements
  • Cohabitation Agreements
  • Pre-Nup Agreements
Child Law
  • Juvenile Crime
  • Rights of the Child
Civil Law
 
  • Civil Status
  • Curatorship & Mandatory
  • Interdiction & Incapacitation
  • Guardianship
  • Voluntary Organizations
  • Civil Damages
  • Libel/Slander/Defamation Cases
  • Debt Recovery
  • Actio Pauliana
  • Warrants (Mandati) & Garnishee Orders
  • Judicial Letters & Judicial Protests
 
Property Law
  • Spoll
  • Actio Rei Vindicatoria
  • Condominium Law
  • Planning (MEPA)
  • Lease and Rent Agreements
  • Redemption of Ground Rent (Cens)
  • Drafting of Agreements and Contracts
Succession Law
Litigation and Amicable inheritance and reserved portion settlements
  • Division of Inheritance
  • Renunciation of Inheritance
Employment Law
  • Discrimination
  • Harassment including Sexual Harassment at Work
  • Unfair Dismissal
  • Maternity Rights
  • Employment  Disputes
Consumer Law
  • Consumer Rights & Disputes
  • Latent Defects
Administrative Law
  • Government Orders
  • Payments
Constitutional Law
  • Breach of Human Rights
Immigration Law
  • Family Reunification
  • Visa
  • Refugee, Subsidiary and Humanitarian Status
  • Citizenship
Commercial Law
  • Memorandum & Articles of Association
  • Company Registration
  • Misleading Advertising
  • Trademarks and Tradenames
  • Ordinary and Extra-Ordinary Resolutions
  • Company Secretary Services
Criminal Law
  • Traffic Accidents including Collisions
  • ETC
  • Criminal contraventions and offences
  • Theft
  • Drugs
  • Neighbourly Disputes
  • Harassment
  • Domestic Violence
  • Child Abuse (incl. Sexual Abuse)
  • Libel/Slander/Defamation Cases
  • Family Matters
  • Fishing and Hunting
Medical Law
  • Medical Malpractice Litigation
  • Clinical Negligence
  • Capacity
  • Consent
  • Confidentiality
  • Mental Health Law

Recent Events

News


On 21 January 2018, Dr Mangion launched her own personal blog, called, 'The Law and the Family' where she will blog her thoughts on various legal aspects.


On 17 January 2018, Dr Mangion attended the inauguration of the Judicial Year of the Ecclesiastical Tribunals of the Maltese Province at the Archbishop's Palace.


On 13 January 2018, Dr Mangion was a guest speaker on Radio 101's 'Ghazliet' discussing sexual harassment.


On 11 January 2018, Dr Mangion attended a public lecture on gender quotas in Ireland held by Dr Fiona Buckley of the University of Cork, organised by the Faculty of Social Wellbeing, at the University of Malta.


On 13 October 2017, Dr Mangion was a guest speaker on FLiving TV, 'Attwali' discussing criminal responsibility amongst minors. 


On 4-8 October 2017, Dr Mangion went to a FAIR Project training session on immigrant children's rights access to justice organised by the ICJ at Ferney-Voltaire/Geneva.


On 15 September 2017 Dr Mangion attended Dontilla Mukamana's speech on genocidal rape in Rwanda as part of the Festival of Research 2017 held at the University of Leicester.


On 6 September 2017 Dr Mangion's paper on confidentiality and treatment of young people was published in Kevin Aquilina, Peter Mallia and Bridgit Ellul (eds), Contemporary Issues in Medical Law & Ethics: Conference Proceedings 2012-2015 (University of Malta 2017).


On 19 August 2017 Dr Mangion was a guest speaker on Radio 101's 'Ghazliet' discussing juvenile crime.


On 9 April 2017 Dr Mangion was invited as a guest speaker on Radio 101's 'Ghazliet' discussing the family.


On 16-17 February 2017 Dr Mangion attended a two-day training session: "Fostering Access to Immigrant Children's Rights (FAIR) Project organised by Aditus and the International Commission of Jurists.


On 24 December 2016 Dr Mangion along with Johanna Cauchi held the last radio programme from the long-running programme, Il-Ligi u l-Familja on Radio RTK (103 FM).


On 1 October 2016 Dr Mangion was asked to make an intervention on the legal implications of gay parenting on Radio 101's radio programme Ghazliet.


On 5 September 2016 Dr Mangion was invited on Campus FM's radio programme Ghazliet to discuss children's rights.


On 11 June 2016 Dr Mangion was asked to give her opinion on children's views in court during the radio programme Ghandi xi Nghid.


On 21 April 2016 Dr Mangion was invited on TVM's Skjetti alongside Pauline Miceli, the Commissioner of Children and Claire Agius Ordway to discuss children's rights.


On 7 March 2016 Dr Mangion attended a lecture organised by the Chamber of Advocates on Act IV of 2016 - an act to amend law relating to justice reform in the sphere of civil procedure.


On 8 February 2016 Dr Mangion  started a course entitled Forensic Science and Criminal Justice as part of her CPD.


On 3 February 2016 Dr Mangion attended a seminar on annulment procedural reforms organized by the Chamber of Advocates.


Articles


Dr Mangion has published a paper entitled, 'Confidentiality and Treatment of Young People: Proposals for Amendment 1' in Kevin Aquilina, Peter Mallia and Bridgit Ellul (eds), Contemporary Issues in Medical Law & Ethics: Conference Proceedings 2012-2015 (University of Malta 2017).


Dr Mangion has publshed the following paper, 'Confidentiality and Treatment of Young Adults.  Proposals  for Amendments: the Gillick Proposition' in the Journal of the Malta College of Family Doctors, (Vol. 4, Issue 1, May 2015)


Hamid Reza Salehi and Ann Marie Mangion have published an article called, Legal Aspects of Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery in the peer-reviewed  International Journal of Advanced Studies in Humanities and Social Science. (Int J Adv Stu Hum Soci Scie. 2014; 2(2):111-115)


Ann Marie Mangion, 'Young Adults Should Have a Say', The Times (Valletta, 5 April 2013)


Radio & TV


Discussing sexual harassment  on Radio 101's 'Ghazliet' discussing sexual harassment (13 January 2018 - live).


Discussing criminal responsibility amongst minors on FLiving TV, 'Attwali' (13 October 2017 - live).


Discussing the family of Radio 101's Ghazliet (9 April 2017 - live).


Discussing children's rights on Campus FM's radio programme Ghazliet (5 September 2016 - recorded).


Asked to give her opinion on children's views in court during the radio programme Ghandi xi Nghid (11 June 2016 - live). 


Discussing children's rights on TVM's Skjetti (21 April 2016 - recorded).



Seminars & Conferences


Dr Mangion attended a public lecture on gender quotas in Ireland held by Dr Fiona Buckley of the University of Cork, organised by the Faculty of Social Wellbeing, at the University of Malta (11 January 2018).


Dr Mangion went to a FAIR Project training session on immigrant children's rights access to justice organised by the ICJ at Ferney-Voltaire/Geneva (4-8 October 2017).


Dr Mangion attended Dontilla Mukamana's speech on genocidal rape in Rwanda as part of the Festival of Research 2017 held at the University of Leicester (15 September 2017).

Dr Mangion attended a two-day training session: "Fostering Access to Immigrant Children's Rights (FAIR) Project organised by Aditus and the International Commission of Jurists (16-17 February 2017).

Dr Mangion gave a talk on Matrimonial Regimes to post-Cana group (4 December 2016).

Dr Mangion gave a talk on Consent, Confidentiality and Disclosure at the Maltese Curia (23 June 2016).

Dr Mangion attended a lecture organised by the Chamber of Advocates on Act IV of 2016 - an act to amend law relating to justice reform in the sphere of civil procedure (7 March 2016).


Dr Mangion attended a seminar on annulment procedural reforms organized by the Chamber of Advocate (3 February 2016).