Ricardo Riesco is a lawyer from Universidad Católica de Chile. In 2004, he pursued an LLM at Columbia University under a Fulbright scholarship. In 2017 and 2018, he was a Visiting Scholar at Columbia University. He was a partner at one of Iberoamerica's largest law firms, Philippi Prietocarrioza Ferrero DU & Uría. He has been consistently selected by international publications as one of Chile's top ten antitrust lawyers. He is also a professor of civil and criminal procedure at Universidad Católica de Chile.