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Riccardo Loschi



Italy (Milan), 2018
New York, 2022




Italian , English , Spanish


Stampfenbachplatz 4
P.O. Box 212
8042 Zurich


+41 58 105 2100

Riccardo Loschi joined LALIVE in 2020 as an associate. His main area of practice is international arbitration, foreign direct investment law and cross-border disputes. He has acted in several proceedings under the UNCITRAL, ICSID, ICC, LCIA, CAM and Swiss Arbitration Rules involving financial, energy, corporate, technology and construction sectors.

Before joining LALIVE, Riccardo trained with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (2016-2017) and worked as an attorney at Cleary Gottlieb (2017-2019). From August 2020 until June 2022, Riccardo held the position of managing editor of Columbia FDI Perspectives, a foreign direct investment policy-oriented series published by Columbia University.

Riccardo holds an Italian law degree from Bocconi University (summa cum laude), and an LL.M. from Columbia Law School (Parker and Fiske Stone Scholar). He also studied international commercial law and arbitration at the Chinese University of Hong Kong (2014) and recently completed the Strategic Space Law Course at McGill University (2022).

Riccardo is also an active member of several legal associations and institutions, including the European Centre for Space Law (ECSL), the Italian Arbitration Association (AIA), the Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA-below 40), and the American Bar Association (ABA).

Public Interest as a Defence/Exception in the ISDS context

Riccardo Loschi, Fakhruddin Valika, 2020

In: Jus Mundi Concept Notes, July 2020

Corruzione dell’Arbitro e Strumenti di Tutela delle Parti [Corruption of Arbitrators and Parties’ Remedies]

Riccardo Loschi, 2019

In: 3 Rivista dell’Arbitrato, pp. 615-636, 2019

Opportunistic Exercise of Termination Rights: The Commodity Trade Case – An Analysis of English Contract Law and the CISG

Riccardo Loschi, 2017

In: 9 Bocconi Legal Papers, pp. 39-71, 2017