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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) 


Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Hogan Lovells International LLP ‘provides exceptionally thorough analysis of all legal issues, granting all the instruments to take quick decisions’, and has expertise in the full gamut of contentious matters, from banking, corporate and commercial litigation to real estate and product liability matters. The group successfully defended a tobacco manufacturer in a case brought by consumers regarding liability for the health risks associated with smoking. ‘Brilliant’ head of team Francesca Rolla, who is ‘always prompt to react to urgent and complicated issues with a calm approach, providing the most appropriate suggestions’, is representing New York University in a longstanding dispute regarding the bequest of Sir Harold Acton’s estate in Florence. Filippo Andrea Chiaves and the ‘skilled, experienced and customer-focusedChristian Di Mauro are the other names to note, while counsel Andrea Atteritano’s ‘thorough work’ and ‘intimate grasp of facts’ also impresses.

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Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

Within: Next Generation Partners

Christian Di Mauro - Hogan Lovells International LLP

Within: Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

Hogan Lovells International LLP's broad client base includes biotechnology companies, pharmaceutical companies, medical device suppliers, healthcare providers and digital health companies. Practice head Christian Di Mauro focuses on products and commercial litigation, and leads the Italian life sciences industry sector team of professionals experienced in IP, regulatory, antitrust, corporate and commercial matters, compliance and litigation. Highlights included successfully representing Eli Lilly and Company in litigation concerning the patent for Alimta, a best-selling oncology medicine. Francesca Rolla is recommended for her extensive litigation experience. Pierluigi Feliciani and Eugenia Gambarara were promoted to senior associate.

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