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Patrick O’Malley

Adjunct Fellow


O’Malley is a Milan-based international corporate and securities lawyer, dual qualified as an attorney both in the United States and in England and Wales, who serves a primarily European client base. He is an adjunct professor in comparative law matters at Bocconi University in Milan, Italy; the University of Navarra in Pamplona, Spain; the France Business School in Brest, France; and ESADE in Barcelona, Spain. O’Malley also teaches at a dozen other universities (including Salve Regina and Providence College), companies and professional legal/business training organizations around Europe and the U.S., and occasionally in Africa and Central Asia. Most of O’Malley’s courses cover comparative United States-European Union corporate and securities law issues, as well as other comparative law topics (including contracts law/drafting and occasionally others, such as antitrust). He has focused especially on issues of international corporate governance, transparency and global efforts to combat corporate corruption/bribery. He speaks fluent Italian, Spanish, French and Portuguese. O’Malley is a graduate of Providence College, the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies and Boston College Law School. O’Malley received his Ph.D. summa cum laude in 2015 from the Universidad de Navarra (Spain).