Valentina Barbanti

Valentina Barbanti

Head of Knowledge

After practising in the Corporate department of the Rome Office, Valentina earned her LL.M at New York University and worked as an international associate in the New York office of Allen & Overy. In 2004, as a senior associate she structured and implemented the Italian knowledge management project. Appointed as Know-How Manager for Italy in 2007, and then as counsel in 2008, she is the head of the Know-How department in Italy. Valentina has lectured as part of the Executive Master programs of several Italian Universities. She is the author of a number of publications for Italian, European and U.S. legal reviews and contributes to leading Italian newspapers.

Published Work

Butterworths International Banking and Financial Law International Financial Law Review - The Legal Media Group Guide to the World's Leading Capital Markets Lawyers Indiana International and Comparative Law Review La Giurisprudenza Italiana and other major law reviews Diritto Bancario Press Italia Oggi Reuters Il Sole 24 Ore (New York)

Leadership Positions And Professional Affiliations

Member of the Rome Bar Admitted to the Italian Bar, 1997
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