Laura Ghilardi is a very passionate International cross-border business lawyer (IT cored) with more than a decade of experience in the legal field. She worked as a lawyer in Milan at some IP Boutique law firms, where she followed important cases of Industrial Design, Trademark, Copyright and Unfair Competition law. Then, she was the Italian Attorney of an important NL brand of bicycles, an experience that led her to specialize in Dutch law and Antitrust. After this, she worked as an IP Lawyer at the European Patent Office in Munich, following critical patent cases for IT giants. Once she returned to Italy, she became General In-house Counsel for a German investment fund, where she mainly dealt with companies acquired in Italy both in the b2b and b2c manufacturing sector, experience which has allowed her to do business not only with Europe (UK, FR, IT) but also with countries as UAE, Korea, Japan, Saudi-Arabia managing WW in IP, Corporate, Data, IT and Employment law. In 2019 she moved to Los Angeles where she obtained an LLM in international business law IT cored at Loyola Marymount University and she worked for a year as EU Legal Counsel. Back in the EU, she is currently working as Senior Legal Counsel, EU/EEA for a CMS Technology Company SF based and she is also running her firm specialized in helping overseas clients to approach EU regulations/jurisdictions.
Laura speaks English, Italian, French, Spanish