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Miguel Ángel Malo


Miguel Ángel Malo


Counsel at Cuatrecasas

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Miguel Ángel Malo is Counsel at Cuatrecasas. He specializes in contractual and tort liability law, particularly related to engineering and construction law. He has extensive experience in commercial litigation, representing private entities in state courts and international arbitration courts, including the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) and the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC). A Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Mr. Malo is the author of several publications on Comparative Contract Law, Lex Mercatoria and Uniform Law. Recommended by several directories, including Best Lawyers in Litigation.



  • Extraordinary Doctorate Award (Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, 2015). Doctoral Thesis titled “Remedios frente al incumplimiento contractual: Derecho español, Derecho inglés y Draft Common Frame of Reference” (Remedies for breach of contract: English and Spanish law and the Draft Common Frame of Reference).
  • Postgraduate Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration (Queen Mary University, 2007).
  • Bachelor of Laws (Universidad Complutense, 2000).