Boston University, BS in Economics (1990).
Suffolk University School of Law, Juris Doctor (1993).
Boston University School of Law, LL.M. in International Finance Law (1994).
Dr. John J. Maalouf, Senior Partner of Wall Street law firm Maalouf Ashford & Talbot, LLP, is one of America's most preeminent lawyers and is a globally recognized expert in the areas of International Trade & Finance Law, International Arbitration, Corporate & Business Law, Banking Law, Mergers & Acquisitions, Oil & Gas Law, Pharmaceuticals Law, Telecommunications Law, and Intellectual Property Law.
Under Dr. Maalouf's leadership, Maalouf Ashford & Talbot has been honored as "Law Firm of the Year" in the United States, Dubai, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, China, Lebanon, Egypt, Qatar, Bahrain, the United Kingdom, and Brazil for 2018 in 54 different categories. In addition, John has been ranked as one of the Top 10 International Trade & Finance Lawyers in the United States for the past 13 consecutive years by the United States Lawyer Rankings - 2016 - 2018 Editions.
In addition, Dr. Maalouf is an International Arbitrator with the London Court of International Arbitration, the Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre, the International Council for Commercial Arbitration, FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority - United States) and the GCC Arbitration Centre.