Teddy Baldwin

Edward G. Baldwin

Baker & McKenzie LLP


Edward G. "Teddy" Baldwin is a partner in the Firm's Washington, DC office who regularly represents multinational clients in international arbitration proceedings and in matters before US federal and state courts. He has extensive experience in investor-state arbitrations before the ICSID and ad hoc tribunals, commercial arbitrations under various rules and institutions, and US litigation. Prior to joining Baker McKenzie, Mr. Baldwin worked in Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP's Washington, DC office for over 10 years and represented clients in investor-state arbitration before the ICSID and ad hoc proceedings.

Practice Focus

Mr. Baldwin focuses his practice on international arbitration, transactional litigation, sovereign immunity issues and enforcement of judgments and awards. He advises and has worked with companies all over the world, including China, Japan, South Korea, Mongolia, the Philippines, Indonesia, Brazil, Venezuela, Argentina, United Arab Emirates, Germany, France, Czech Republic, and South Africa. Mr. Baldwin has extensive experience in commercial arbitration under various rules and institutions, and participated in US litigation including RICO and fraud actions. He has assisted clients with enforcement of judgments and awards, and with sovereign immunity defenses and prosecutions. He has also assisted with global dispute issues involving foreign parties, such as 1782 actions, Hague Convention service, letters rogatory, mutual legal assistance requests and due process concerns.

Professional Honors

  • Best Overall Participant, Jessup International Moot Court Competition, 2002


  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York~United States (2011)
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York~United States (2011)
  • U.S. District Court, District of Columbia~United States (2010)
  • District of Columbia~United States (2007)
  • New York~United States (2004)


  • George Washington University Law School (J.D.) (2003)
  • Eckerd College (B.A. American Studies) (1998)