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Mali Torres
Qualifications & Education
  • Law (LLM), University College London
  • Post Graduate Diploma in International Dispute Resolution, Queen Mary University of London
  • Graduate Diploma in Commercial Law, Sydney University
  • Law (LLB), Catholic University of Salvador
  • Brazilian Bar Association
  • Law Society of England and Wales
  • Portugese

Mali has experience of handling complex and high-value international commercial arbitration, with particular expertise in the construction and energy sector. She also has experience in commercial litigation and international anti-corruption investigations.


Mali received an LLM from University College London, and a postgraduate diploma in International Dispute Resolution from Queen Mary University of London. She holds an LLB from the Catholic University of Salvador in Brazil, graduating with a distinctio, and has also completed a postgraduate diploma in Commercial Law at Sydney University.

Prior to joining Enyo Law in May 2020, Mali worked as an associate in the London office of a leading US law firm. Mali is admitted to practice in England & Wales and Brazil. She is fluent in both English and Portuguese, and has reading proficiency in Spanish.

Cases include
  • Representing an engineering and commissioning contractor in a AUSD2 billion ICC Singapore arbitration concerning the disputed termination of an EPC subcontract to build a captive combined-cycle power station on an LNG facility.
  • Advising a leading construction company in a USD42 million ICC arbitration against an Azerbaijani company in relation to demobilization costs from early termination of a construction management contract and unpaid design work completed on agreed variations.
  • Acting for a construction company in its ICC arbitration with a major oil company over delays and additional costs in a project for the construction of an FPSO platform.
  • Advising a multinational power systems manufacturer and its respective subsidiaries and affiliates on anti-bribery and corruption risks arising out of the use of third party intermediaries and sales partners (including, sales representatives, distributors, service dealers) in Brazil and the Middle East.
  • Advising the Center for Reproductive Rights as amicus curiae in criminal litigation before the El Salvador Court of Appeal.
Jul 9, 2024
The importance of directors’ knowledge in establishing the largest ever wrongful trading award and the first ever award for “misfeasant trading”
The High Court recently issued its judgment against two former directors of BHS Group Limited, Mr Henningson and Mr Chandler...
Jul 4, 2024
Supreme Court rules that planning authorities cannot give permission for oil drilling projects without considering the environmental effects of the oil’s combustion
On 20 June 2024, the Supreme Court handed down its judgment in R (on the application of Finch on behalf...
Jul 2, 2024
UK sanctions ground payment obligations under letters of credit in aircraft leasing case
In Celestial Aviation Services Limited v UniCredit Bank GmbH, London Branch [2024] EWCA Civ 628, the Court of Appeal held...
Jun 13, 2024
Fair winds favour plaintiffs in wasted expenditure cases
A recent judgment of the High Court of Australia has clarified aspects of contract law and the availability of damages...