Matteo Vaccaro-Incisa is of counsel to Carnelutti Law Firm specializing in international dispute settlement (in particular, arbitration) and transnational contract negotiation, with focus on international business and investment matters (as arbitrator, counsel, and expert).
He is a dual-qualified attorney-at-law (Spain, Italy) whose services are requested by leading players across various fields, including trading of raw-materials, accreditation of higher education titles, crypto-assets, world-record engineering projects.
He has participated in several high-profile international arbitration proceedings (ICC, UNCITRAL, ICSID) in various capacities, including supporting the work of renowned arbitrators, in particular in investment cases and in connection with questions of jurisdiction, comparative law, and analyses of States’ treaty practice.
Indicated since 2015 in the list of foreign arbitrators at the Belgrade Arbitration Center, he has served as sole arbitrator in commercial disputes.
Notably, to the practice of law Matteo combines a distinguished academic profile, having inter alia: i) held prestigious research and teaching appointments at Bocconi University (2012-2015, including an EU Marie-Curie fellowship), the Catholic University of Lille (2010-2016, permanent visiting lecturer), IESEG School of Management (2016-2019, assistant professor and academic director), and the European University Institute (2019-2020, Jean Monnet senior fellow); ii) been invited as visiting scholar in prestigious Universities across the globe (such as Durham, Sydney, Hong Kong, Melbourne, Buenos Aires, Belgrade); iii) presented his academic research in high-profile events such as the opening session of the European Society of International Law (2015), or the biennial event of the International Law Association (2018); and iv) authored several articles, and a monograph, on international economic law, public international law, and international dispute settlement, as well as on European and Italian relations, politics, and law (see further below for the complete list).
PhD magna cum laude in International Law (Geneva & Bocconi, 2014), LL.M. in International Dispute Settlement (MIDS, 2009), and M.Sc. in Law (Bocconi, 2007), Matteo has full professional command of English, Spanish, and French, in addition to native Italian, conversational Serbo-Croatian, and basic Greek, Russian, and German.