Riccardo (Ric) Macchiaroli’s practice focuses on intellectual property litigation and international trade, with a particular focus on Section 337 investigations before the US International Trade Commission (ITC). Ric has represented complainants, respondents, and third parties in more than 30 investigations, involving a wide array of technologies and industries.
Ric has experience with all phases of Section 337 investigations, including enforcement actions, advisory opinion proceedings, and the ITC's new 100-day pilot program for early disposition. He also has experience representing companies before US Customs and Border Protection related to the enforcement of ITC exclusion orders.
George Mason University School of Law, 2000, J.D.
Gettysburg College, 1996, B.A., Political Science
Gettysburg College, 1996, B.A., Psychology
District of Columbia
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
Awards and Affiliations
Top 100 Most Active ITC Attorneys, ITC Intelligence Report, Patexia (2020, 2021)
Best Performing ITC Attorneys, ITC Intelligence Report, Patexia (2020)
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Intellectual Property, Law360 (2019)
Member, Litigation Department of the Year–Intellectual Property, The American Lawyer (2019)
Member, International Trade Commission Trial Lawyers Association