About Gianluca De Cristofaro

Gianluca De Cristofaro is a partner at the firm, and head of the IP Department. He deals with patent, trade secrets and unfair competition litigation before national, European and international courts, and supports clients in drafting and negotiating patent and trade secrets licence and assignment agreements, and technology transfer, R&D and IT agreements. He assists clients in designing and carrying out GDPR compliance and trade secrets protection projects. Gianluca co-operates as a lecturer with the Chair of Industrial Property Law of the University of Milan and in Milan Bicocca’s IP courses in Industrial Biotechnologies. He also teaches IP protection, for both Master's and specialisation courses, and has authored several publications.