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Mr Tonio ELLUL



Education and academic and other qualifications:

Master of Arts - University of Malta (1998);

Doctor of Laws - University of Malta in (1993);

Diploma Notary Public - University of Malta in (1991). 

Professional activities:

(a) Present positions:
Partner EMD Advocates (Malta).

(b) Work at national level:
Have advised the Government of Malta on the transposition of Council Directive 2000/43 (the Racial Equality Directive) and Council Directive 2000/78 (the Employment Equality Directive)

(c) International work:
Member of ECRI since 2004
Member of the Advisory Committee for the Protection of National Minorities between 2000 and 2004 and since 2008.
Member of the European Network of Legal Experts in the non-discrimination field since 2004
Between April 2001 and April 2007, appointed an expert under the Moscow Mechanism of the OSCE’s Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights.  

Publications and other works:

Contributor to various publications on anti-discrimination matters, including:

- Ius Commune Casebook on European Non-Discrimination Law [University of Maastricht – Edited by Mark Bell (Leicester University, UK), Dagmar Schiek (University of Oldenburg, DE) and Lisa Waddington (University of Maastricht, NL).  

- European Anti-Discrimination Law Review [human european consultancy/ MPG (eds.)]

Language skills:

Maltese, English and Italian – fluent; French – fair

Other relevant information:

Member of the Malta Chamber of Advocates;

Member of the Malta Arbitration Centre’s Domestic Panel of Arbitrators