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Bashar Malkawi

University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law
United States
Email: bmalkawi [at] arizona [period/dot] edu

Bashar Malkawi is Global Professor of Practice in Law at University of Arizona. He received his S.J.D from American University, Washington College of Law, and LLM in International Trade Law from University of Arizona. He is well-versed in teaching and providing legal advice with 20+ years’ experience in private and public sectors. Prof. Malkawi previously taught at universities in Italy and China. Prof. Malkawi is a prolific scholar, whose work covers a variety of subjects, but with strong emphasis on the World Trade Organization, regional trade agreements, and the interaction with social issues such as the environment.

Bashar Malkawi’s Website.


Bashar Malkawi, Shakeel Kazmi. 2020. “The USMCA’s Environmental Provisions: Regression or Progression?” BORDERLEX. (June 29, 2020)

Bashar Malkawi. 2008. “The Social Clause of the U.S.-Jordan Free Trade Agreement: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back?” 32 Journal of Law 11-42.

Media Coverage

Bashar H. Malkawi and Shakeel Kazmi, “Dissecting and Unpacking the USMCA Environmental Provisions: Game-Changer for Green Governance?” Jurist, June 5, 2020.