Born in Genoa in 1975, he graduated in Law from the University of Genoa in 1975, having written his thesis on Public Finance and Tax Law: “The Tax Return: Legal Nature, Effects, and Rectificability” under the guidance of Professor Giovanni Marongiu, obtaining the grade 110/110.
Between 2005 and 2007, he worked at Studio Cassottana in Genoa, performing research and assistance in court matters relating to private law, with a particular emphasis on contract, commercial and corporate law. He acted as the Ligurian representative for ADUSBEF, the Italian organisation for the protection for consumers of financial services, acting in disputes between consumers and financial institutions in matters of law concerning the financial markets.
From 2007, he worked until 2011 at the law firm Righetti in both Genoa and Milan, where he provided, in addition to performing research and providing consultancy services in private law, assistance in court matters and legal assistance in matters of Shipping Law, including cases involving international law .
In 2011 he qualified as a mediator, and between 2011 and 2013 he worked at the law firm Rosso & Tirelli in Genoa, providing advice on procedures outside of court in matters of navigation, transport, and provide law, with a particular focus on civil litigation in private and public contracts, as well as in civil law in medical liability and related insurance matters, credit recovery and forced procedures.
Since November 2007, he has also provided assistance to the Private Law Department at the Department of Law at the University of Genoa, under the guidance of Professor Donato Carusi and Professor Alessandra Pinori, participating in educational activities and departmental coordination.
Since 2007, he has also worked with the journal “Diritto Marittimo” (Maritime Law”) under the supervision of Professor Francesco Berlingieri, preparing comments and case notes on matters relating to navigation and transport law. Since March 2007, he has also collaborated with the publisher Ipsoa, working as an author of notes on cases concerning civil liability in international private law and navigation.
Languages: Italian and English