CHIBLI W MALLAT

Curriculum Vitae

CHIBLI W MALLAT portrait
  • Professor, College Of Law
  • Professor (Lecturer), College Of Law

Biography

Education

  • Licence, Maitrise, Law, Saint Joseph's University, Lebanon
  • LLM, Law, Georgetown University. Project: Forum non conveniens
  • Phd, Law, University of London, SOAS. Project: The Renaissance of Islamic Law

Honors & Awards

  • Middle East Studies Association's Albert Hourani Prize for The Renewal of Islamic Law. Middle East Studies Association's Albert Hourani Prize for The Renewal of Islamic Law, 2013
  • Presidential Professor of Law. 2009
  • European Commission 'Success Story', EU Jean Monnet Program, Brussels 2007. European Commission 'Success Story', 2007
  • Leading Human Right Defender', Carter Center 2005. Carter Center 2005, 2005
  • EU Centre for Excellence' for the Jean Monnet Chair, Brussels 2004. 'EU Centre for Excellence' for the Jean Monnet Chair, 2004
  • Honorary President, Lebanese Association for the Philosophy of Law 2004. Lebanese Association for the Philosophy of Law 2004, 2004
  • Kluge Scholar. 09/2002

Biography

Chibli Mallat joined the faculty of the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law as Professor of Middle Eastern Law and Politics in 2007. He was named Presidential Professor in 2009, and served between 2008 and 2010 as Senior Legal Advisor to the Global Justice Project: Iraq. He resigned his Presidential Professorship in June 2017.

He held the EU Jean Monnet Chair of Law at Saint Joseph's University in Lebanon from 2001 to 2017, and has taught in the US at Princeton University, Yale and Harvard law schools, the University of Virginia Law School, in Europe at London University's School of Oriental and African Studies, the Ecole des Hautes Etudes in Paris, the University of Lyon, and in Lebanon at Saint Joseph's University and the Islamic University.

Since 2016, Mallat has resided in Beirut, where he is the principal of Mallat Law Offices.

Affiliations

  • Yale Law School, Middle East Legal Studies Committee , Member, 01/2014 - present
  • Association of American Law Schools (AALS), Member, 01/2007 - present
  • American Bar Association , Member, 01/2007 - present
  • EU Jean Monnet Professors Program , Member, 01/2001 - present
  • Beirut Bar Association , Member, 01/1990 - present

In the Media

  • Regular oped editor in papers in English, French and Arabic; regular tv political and legal current news, incl. BBC, CNN, Fr24, Arab channels. 10/03/2014. http://www.mallat.com