Andrew Riccio

L Andrew S. Riccio

Baker & McKenzie LLP


Andrew Riccio is a senior associate in Baker McKenzie's Litigation Group in New York. He represents clients in international disputes, such as in arbitration (investment and treaty disputes, before ICSID tribunals, or commercial disputes before institutional (ICC, ICDR, LCIA) or ad hoc tribunals) and litigation before state and federal courts (including contested matters arising in the restructuring and insolvency context, proceedings to enforce international arbitral awards and applications for discovery in aid of foreign proceedings under 28 U.S.C. § 1782). Prior to joining the Firm, Andrew served both as a lawyer at a boutique litigation firm as well as outside general counsel at an organic foods company. He was named to the Super Lawyers list of Rising Stars for 2017 and 2018 as a Top Rated International Attorney in New York, NY.

Practice Focus

Andrew focuses his practice on international dispute resolution. He has represented private parties in commercial arbitration and litigation, as well as states and investors arbitrating investor-state disputes. He has experience representing clients in domestic, international and commercial litigation in federal and state courts. Andrew regularly advises clients in Spanish.

Professional Honors

  • Top Rated International Attorney in New York, Super Lawyers Rising Stars 2017and 2018

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Florida Bar
  • New York Bar


  • New York~United States (2016)
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York~United States (2016)
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York~United States (2016)
  • Florida~United States (2011)
  • Florida Supreme Court~United States (2011)
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida~United States (2011)


  • University of Miami School of Law (JD) (2011)
  • University of Colorado (BA) (2008)


  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish


Author, "Chapter 23: Modifications or Corrections of International Arbitral Awards," International Arbitration in the United States, Publisher Kluwer Law International B.V., 2018

Co-author, "Young ICCA Guide on Arbitral Secretaries," Bassiri, Bloch, Bruton, Fellenbaum, Gantenberg, Riccio, and Shofield, ICCA Reports No. 1, April 2014

Author, "Traduttore Traditore? Does Ordre Public in Article V of the New York Convention Really Mean Public Policy?" Essays on International Arbitration, University of Miami Publication, April 2014

Co-author, "Arbitral Secretaries," Partasides, Bassiri, Gantenberg, Bruton, and Riccio, 2012

Co-author, Report at the Singapore International Arbitration Congress, ICCA Congress Series No. 17, pages 327–368