Profile submitted by Cesare Rizza
Italian and EU competition law, including state aid law.
Siracusa Bar; admitted to practice before the highest court of Italy; Chair, Competition Committee, CCBE.
Joined the firm 1992; Counsel 2005; Law degree, with honors, LUISS University of Rome (1988); LLM, University of California at Berkeley (1994). Legal secretary to Advocate-General, later Judge, A. M. La Pergola, EU Court of Justice (1997-2001); State aid law advisor, European Policy Department, Office of the Italian Prime Minister (2007).
Numerous publications on competition and state aid matters; co-editor, co-author , "Cartels and Collusive Behaviour", Claeys & Casteels, 2012.