Salah Malas

Associate

Malas, Salah

Mr. Malas is an English-qualified associate in the International Arbitration Group. His practice focuses on investor-state and commercial arbitration, public international law and complex international litigation.

He has advised and represented sovereign states, state entities and multinational corporations in arbitrations involving issues of civil, common and public international law heard under a range of arbitral rules including the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) and the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA). He has also acted as Tribunal Secretary.

Mr. Malas has also advised and represented clients before the High Court and Court of Appeal of England and Wales, the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom, the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council and the courts of the United Arab Emirates.

Mr. Malas is a native Arabic speaker and his practice often involves Arab legal systems and parties based in the Middle East.

Earlier in his career, Mr. Malas worked as a consultant to a Prime Minister of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, and as a diplomatic trainee at the Jordanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates.

Languages

Arabic

English

Education

BPP Law School, Legal Practice Course (with distinction)

BPP Law School, Graduate Diploma in Law (with commendation)

McGill University, Canada, Political Science (Quebec Inter-University Transfer from Concordia University)

Concordia University, B.A., Political Science

Admitted to Practice

England & Wales

Mr. Malas is an English-qualified associate in the International Arbitration Group. His practice focuses on investor-state and commercial arbitration, public international law and complex international litigation.