Ricardo Mier y Teran Ruesga


Mier y Teran Ricardo

Ricardo Mier y Teran is a partner in the Mexico City office with a practice focusing on investor-state and international commercial arbitration.

International Arbitration Practice

Ricardo Mier y Teran has advised on proceedings conducted under International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), Inter-American Commercial Arbitration Commission (IACAC) and Centro de Arbitraje de México (CAM) rules, including proceedings related to oil and gas, shareholder disputes, and energy and construction industries. He also has experience advising clients on the enforcement of arbitral awards.

Corporate and Finance

Mr. Mier y Teran also has extensive experience in representing corporate clients, governments and state-owned entities in cross-border joint ventures and project development transactions, including the structuring and development of international public tenders and project finance for oil and gas, energy and general infrastructure projects.

Mr. Mier y Teran has worked at Curtis' New York and Washington, D.C. offices. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Mier y Teran clerked for a Supreme Court Justice and a Federal Judge in Mexico.





University of Oxford, Magister Juris, with distinction, Chevening Scholar

Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas, A.C. (CIDE), Law Degree, summa cum laude

Admitted to Practice


"Extensive experience representing Latin American States, as well as European and Middle Eastern ones, particularly in investor-State arbitrations in energy matters, which has allowed him to have a global vision of the market."

Legal 500: Latin America 2023 Mexico: Dispute Resolution: Arbitration