Mohamed Rali Badissy

Assistant Professor of Law

Mohamed Rali Badissy has more than 12 years of experience leading transformational energy sector reforms around the world that drive economic growth through energy access. Prior to joining the faculty at Dickinson Law, he served as the senior attorney for energy and finance with the Commercial Law Development Program (CLDP), Office of the General Counsel, U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, D.C.

During his tenure at CLDP, Professor Badissy oversaw a team of lawyers and specialists who provided advisory services to governments in frontier markets on the legal and financial structuring of complex energy infrastructure projects at both the legislative and contract level. He also helped develop the U.S. government’s energy diplomacy strategy and led collaborative efforts with the World Bank and African Development Bank.

Prior to his government service, Professor Badissy was as an associate attorney in the International Dispute Resolution and Public International Law groups of Latham & Watkins LLP in New York and Dubai and clerked for the Honorable William H. Walls in the U.S. District Court of New Jersey.

Select Publications by Professor Badissy

Understanding Power Project Procurement (2017)

Understanding Power Project Financing (2016)

Understanding Power Purchase Agreements (2015)

Mohamed Rali Badissy


Phone  717-241-3509

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J.D., University of Washington School of Law — High Honors, Order of the Coif, Order of the Barristers

B.A., Occidental College

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Corporate Finance

Energy Law & Policy

International Law