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Christian Di Mauro

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Qualified to practice both in Italy and France, Christian works on helping international and Italian clients defending product liability claims, dealing with commercial disputes arising out of product safety and product quality issues, handling international product safety and compliance issues, conducting risk assessments, liaising with market surveillance authorities, and handling product related regulatory and criminal investigations. Christian's experience spans over 14 years and involves products including pharmaceuticals, vaccines, medical devices, electrical and electronic products, motor vehicles, machinery and cosmetics. Whether it is a product related litigation, including domestic and cross border commercial litigation, or a product safety and compliance issue, Christian helps clients in identifying the best strategies to manage and reduce the risk. Thanks to the work done for life sciences companies over the last decade and to his in-depth knowledge of the industry, Christian 'is noted for his experience in the area of life sciences' and has assisted life sciences clients also in respect of compliance and anti-corruption law, white collar crimes and investigations. As a qualified French lawyer, Christian leverages his knowledge of the French legal system and culture to help French clients with operations in Italy and vice versa. Christian is member of the International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC) and has been named as Acritas Star in the 2017 report.


Masters in French Business Law, University Paris 1 Panthéon – Sorbonne, 2013; Summer Course on Private International Law, The Hague Academy, 2002; Master on International Law, University of Milan and Geneva, 2001; Law Degree, University of Catania, 2000


English, French, Italian


The International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC) 



Within: Compliance

Hogan Lovells Studio Legale’s ‘responsive and practical’ team is well known for its compliance expertise in criminal and corporate law, privacy and data protection, tax, product compliance, media and technology, environmental law and health and safety matters; the group also regularly assists with internal investigations. ‘Great contactFrancesca Angeloni and the ‘highly knowledgeableFulvia Astolfi are recommended along with Jeffrey Greenbaum, who is ‘very well connected to the relevant players and public entities’, Christian Di Mauro and Francesca Rolla, who ‘provides client-friendly advice’.

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Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Combining ‘deep industry knowledge with a real grasp of the judicial process’, Hogan Lovells Studio Legale handles a whole range of contentious work, from product liability litigation, mass torts and white-collar crimes to corporate, commercial and financial litigation. The practice assisted home improvement retailer Kingfisher France with an arbitration before the Chamber of Milan brought by Leroy Merlin Italia regarding the client’s alleged breach of representations and warranties in an M&A transaction. Other notable clients include New York University and Ariston Thermo. Practice head Francesca Rolla has ‘great expertise in litigation’ and offers ‘relevant, effective and tailored strategies for each matter’. Expert in contentious banking matters Filippo Chiaves and life science specialist Christian Di Mauro are also recommended. Counsel Andrea Atteritano is ‘a distinguished lawyer’.

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Italy: Industry focus

Healthcare and life sciences

Within: Next generation lawyers

Christian Di Mauro - Hogan Lovells Studio Legale

Within: Healthcare and life sciences

The ‘outstandingHogan Lovells Studio Legale is active in the sectors of biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, medical devices, healthcare services, hospitals and healthcare providers and digital health. The practice assisted pharmaceutical company Recordati with a $300m acquisition of commercial rights to three drugs from AstraZeneca. Pfizer and Angelini are other notable clients. Litigation and product liability experts Francesca Rolla and Christian Di Mauro are highly recommended.

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