From the beginning of her career, Simona has prevalently dedicated herself to industrial and intellectual property both in and out of court (e.g. trade marks, copyright and unfair competition), assisting Italian companies that are involved in the production and distribution of medical devices, publishing companies, and companies operating in the sector of production and distribution of food and beverages (with particular regard to wine).
She has gained significant experience in the management of Italian, European and international trademark portfolios and she currently deals with judicial and administrative proceedings, before the Italian Specialised Courts for commercial matters, the Italian Patent and Trademark Office, the Appeals Board and EUIPO, also working with foreign colleagues in many countries outside Europe in connection with transnationals matters.
In the context of the out of court assistance, Simona drafts and negotiates co-existence, licence and sale agreements, as well as privacy and confidentiality agreements.
Training, career and professional qualifications
Simona graduated from the LUISS “Guido Carli” University of Rome in 2009.
She was called to the Rome Bar in 2013.
She has been working with the R&R Avvocati law Firm (which later merged with GR Legal) since its foundation.
She obtained a Master’s Degree in wine sector legislation in 2017.