Gabriel Mulero Clas – (Foreign Qualified Lawyer)

Gabriel joined Corbett & Co in 2013 as a Foreign Qualified Lawyer. He has recently been involved in complex multi-million-pound claims procedures, adjudications, ICC & SIAC arbitrations and litigation proceedings advising, representing and undertaking advocacy as necessary. He has acted for employers, international contractors, development banks and aid agencies on construction projects, including roads, railroads, airports and power plants in Europe, Central America, South Asia, West Africa and the UAE in FIDIC and other forms of contract. His experience includes the reported case of Obrascon Huarte Lain SA v Her Majesty’s Attorney General for Gibraltar in both the Technology and Construction Court and the Court of Appeal of England and Wales.

Gabriel holds a Master of Laws (Merit) from University College London, a Juris Doctor (Cum Laude) from the University of Puerto Rico and two Bachelor of Arts in Economics and International Relations (Cum Laude) from Boston University. He is an attorney at law from the US jurisdiction of Puerto Rico with working experience in English, Spanish and French. He has authored Chapter 20 – Employer’s and Contractor’s Claims for Corbett & Co’s upcoming book FIDIC 2017 – A practical legal guide.

Before joining Corbett & Co, Gabriel worked for Linklaters LLP where he was involved in banking and financing projects and from where he was seconded to ABN AMRO Bank (London) to advise on contractual matters. He also worked with a Spanish and British data management company advising on partnership agreements and a start-up merger. Before moving to London, Gabriel developed his own legal practice in Puerto Rico. One of his clients was an agency of the Government of Puerto Rico whom he advised on legislative and governmental issues.