Institute of Global Law

Institute of Global Law

Part-time Lecturer in Italian Law

Academic Qualifications and Scholarships

  • 1978 Degree in Law, University of Genoa
    Thesis on Maritime Law (“Scope of Application of International Conventions in relation to Transport”), under the direction of Professor Sergio Ferrarini
  • 1979 - 1984 Assistant Lecturer
    Institute of Private Law, Faculty of Law, University of Genoa
  • 1984 - 1985 Scholarship granted by the Italian National Research Council (NATO Fellowship) to study Computer Law at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London
  • June - July 1986 Scholarship to attend the Academy of American and International Law - Dallas, Texas, USA
  • July 1987 Salzburg Seminar - Session 263, entitled “American Law and Legal Institutions”
  • 1986 - 1989 Professor of Private Law (Professore a Contratto)
    Faculty of Economics, University of Genoa
  • September 1996 Guest Lecturer
    Faculty of Law, University of Malta
  • 1994 - Present Part-time Lecturer in Italian Law
    Faculty of Laws, University College London
  • 1997 - Present Teaching Fellow
    Institute of European and Comparative Law, University of Oxford
  • 2000 M.A. Status - University of Oxford
  • 2003 - 2008, Professorial Fellow in Comparative Law - British Institute of International and Comparative Law, London

Professional Qualifications

  • May 1984 Qualified Italian Lawyer (Procuratore Legale) Genoa Bar
  • September 1990 Common Professional Examination (CPE)
    Law Society of England and Wales
  • August 1991 Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales
  • March 1997 Qualified Italian Lawyer (Avvocato)
  • 1980 - 1984 Trainee Italian Lawyer (Praticante Procuratore Legale)
    Avv. Paolo Brida, Genoa
  • 1985 - 1987 Ansaldo SpA, Genoa
    Legal Adviser for international business transactions
  • 1987 - 1988 Brebner & Co, London
    Consultant in Italian Law
  • 1989 - 1996 Middleton Potts, London
  • 1996 - 2003 Radcliffes, London
  • 2003 - Present Pini Bingham & Partners, London
  • 2004 - Present UK Representative of the Italian Bar Council

Membership in Professional and Academic Bodies

  • Law Society of England and Wales
  • Alumni Association of American and International Law
  • Association Henri Capitant des Amis de la Culture Juridique Française
  • Business Club Italia
  • Club di Londra


  • Commander of the Order of St. Gregory the Great
  • Officer of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Italy
  • Knight of the Order of St. Maurice and St. Lazarus
  • Knight of the Order of St. Joseph of Tuscany
  • Silver Medal of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta

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