by the Arbitration Association

Steven Finizio


Steven Finizio is a Partner in the International Arbitration Practice at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP.  His practice includes international arbitration and alternative dispute resolution, general commercial litigation, and internal investigations, focusing on complex commercial and regulatory issues.  He advises clients frequently on international law and treaty issues. He also serves as an arbitrator.

Mr. Finizio has taught international arbitration at a number of universities and is on the faculty at the Cologne Academy of Arbitration and the Africa International Legal Awareness (AILA) annual International Treaty Law and Arbitration Programme. He speaks regularly on international arbitration at conferences and seminars.  

He is co-author (with Duncan Speller) of a Practical Guide to International Commercial Arbitration:  Assessment, Planning and Strategy (Sweet & Maxwell 2010, second edition forthcoming), as well as co-author of International Commercial Arbitration in The Law of Transnational Business Transactions  and Contributing Editor to the International Comparative Legal Guide to International Arbitration (Global Legal Group).