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Albert Borg Olivier de Puget

magistrate judge

Albert Borg Olivier de Puget, Maltese magistrate judge.


Puget, Albert Borg Olivier de was born on April 15, 1932 in Valletta, Malta. Son of Joseph and Helen Lowell.


Diploma of Legal Procurator, Royal University Malta, Valletta, 1954. Doctor of Laws, Royal University Malta, Valletta, 1958.


Member of Parliament House of Representatives, Malta, 1966-1981. Member Parliamentary Assembly Council Europe, Strasbourg, France, 1966-1975. Magistrate Courts of Justice, Malta, 1983-1987.

Ambassador to France, Spain, Portugal, Switzerland and United Nations Educational, 1987-1991, United States, Washington, 1991-1997. High commissioner to Canada, 1992-1997. Ambassador designate to Mexico, 1996.

Ambassador-in-residence Center for Global Education, George Mason University, 1997—2002. Lecturer multilateral diplomacy Elliott School International Affairs, George Washington University, 1998. Appointed ambassador of Malta to Brazil, 2002, to Mexico, 2003.

Private law practice, 1958-1983. Vice chairman, senior partner Washington World Group Ltd., 1998. Senior counsel Zammit Dimech and Busuttil, Advisers, Malta.

Director Association on Third World Affairs, Inc., Washington.


  • Editor: Studenti. Member edition boards (newspapers) Patria, Il-Poplu, Malta Taghna, Encounter, In-Nazzjon Taghna. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Vice president Christian Democratic Group. Member Bureau European Union Christian Democrats. Honorary vice president Malta Council European Movement.

Intesturnat. secretary Nationalist Party, Malta, 1975-1977. Board governor International Student House, Washington, member Committee Devel, 2002-2011. Board trustees Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom Public Charter School, Washington, 2010.

Member La Valette Phil. Society, The Casino (1852), University Club, Hannibal Club of Washington (founding member).


  • Other Interests

    Reading, music, walking.


Joseph Lowell

Helen Lowell