About Francesco Saverio Lauro

Francesco Saverio Lauro is the managing partner of Studio Legale Lauro. He graduated in Law at Federico II University, Naples, qualifying first in his class, and continued postgraduate Maritime Law studies at University College London. In 1993 he founded Studio Legale Lauro with Ernesto Ardia. He was President of the Port Authority of Naples from 1996 to 2000. He is, or has been, chairman and a board member of well-known shipping and state-owned companies in Italy, Greece and Malta. A supporting member of LMAA, Francesco handles important marine accident cases, ship-building contracts and M&A deals for owners, P&I clubs, underwriters, banks and other clients.


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