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Within the international legal scene, LegalLAB® is distinguished by its pragmatic and innovative character, client-oriented and with a strong international flair. Our law firm aims to act as a business partner for Italian and foreign companies, advocating an innovative vision, outlined by tailor-made legal solutions in compliance with the different needs of Clients. The will to cooperate in the pursuit of the same ethical and business objectives unites both the founders of the Law Firm and each single professional actively involved in LegalLAB®'s activity.

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Lawyers in Bolzano and professionals
Eduardo Guarente
Eduardo Guarente
Co-Founder & Managing Partner

Eduardo Guarente specialises in corporate and commercial law, compliance and corporate governance, information technology, privacy and data protection. Eduardo has gained significant experience in corporate compliance matters, with particular reference to the administrative liability of companies and entities governed by Legislative Decree 231/2001, anti-corruption measures, as well as privacy, data protection and cybersecurity. 

Eduardo has gained significant experience in the implementation or adaptation of Compliance Management systems (Organisational Models pursuant to Legislative Decree 231/01, Organisational Models for the management of privacy and data protection, Integrated Management Systems, legality rating, anti-corruption measures, etc.) in corporations, including public companies.

He holds the position of Supervisory Board, pursuant to Legislative Decree 231/2001, in corporations, including public companies, as well as Data Protection Officer in corporations in various sectors.

He is a speaker at masters' degrees, conferences and in-depth courses on the specific subjects of administrative liability of companies and bodies pursuant to Legislative Decree 231/2001 and on privacy and data protection.

Since 2021 he has been Of Counsel at LABLAW Studio Legale Rotondi & Partners.

Before founding LegalLAB®, he gained significant experience in leading law firms in Naples, Bologna and New York.

Eduardo majored in law focusing on economics, credit and finance in Naples.  

He is a member of the Bolzano Bar Association.

He speaks Italian and English.

Lawyers in Bolzano and professionals
Loredana Romolo
Loredana Romolo
Co-Founder & Managing Partner

Loredana specialises in corporate and commercial law with particular expertise in international contracts and a focus on energy-related transactions. She advises on renewable energy sources (wind, hydroelectric, photovoltaic and biomass plants), as well as on compliance and corporate governance, privacy and data protection. She has consolidated experience as in house counsel in multinational companies in the consumer and energy sectors. 

She took on the role of Legal Manager Italy for the German energy company RWE GmbH, where she consolidated her skills, particularly in the energy field.
Loredana also acts as Compliance Officer and Data Protection Officer in corporations.

Since 2021 she has been Of Counsel at LABLAW Studio Legale Rotondi & Partners.

Loredana previously started her in-house career in London, at the Europe-Africa and Middle East office of Kimberly-Clark for which she eventually held the role of Legal Manager South-Europe, as well as Senior Counsel for Fem & Child Care, dealing with legal issues related to the production, marketing and sales of Kleenex®, Huggies®, Scottex® branded products both in Italy and abroad, following important M&A transactions and negotiations in the energy field.
Loredana graduated at the University of Padua and holds a Master with merits in International Business Transactions from Birbeck London University.

She worked at Studio Legale Costantino in Padua and then moved to the United States, in New York, where she first worked at Dobson & Pinci and then at Ferrante Law Firm.

She is a member of the Bolzano Bar Association and is a qualified solicitor with the Bar Association in London.

She speaks Italian, English and German.

Lawyers in Bolzano and professionals
Marion Zelger
Marion Zelger
Business Development

Marion Zelger is a jurist specialising in national and international commercial law, with specific expertise in business contracts, new technology law and privacy.

She coordinates and directs the in-house legal departments of a number of major South Tyrolean companies, managing, in particular, international contractual relations and export activities.

Marion holds a Master of European Law and is a commercial mediator.

Participates as a speaker in numerous conferences and training programmes for companies.

She speaks Italian, German, English and French.

Associate

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Lawyers in Bolzano and professionals
Consuelo Leonardi
Consuelo Leonardi
Associate

Consuelo deals with corporate and commercial law and collaborates in projects aimed at the implementation of Organisational Models pursuant to Legislative Decree 231/2001 and Organisational Models for the management of privacy and data protection.

Consuelo studied law at the University of Trento, attending for two semesters the Swiss Universities of Fribourg and Bern thanks to the "Swiss-European Mobility" programme and graduated in 2020 with a thesis in comparative intellectual property law entitled "The role of the Court of Justice of the European Union and the American Supreme Court in the development of intellectual property rights".

Since 2021 she has been working with LegalLAB® and is registered as a trainee attorney with the Bolzano Bar Association.

Lawyers in Bolzano and professionals
Lisa Ilaria Maiorca
Lisa Ilaria Maiorca
Associate

Lisa Ilaria Maiorca deals with corporate and commercial law and collaborates in projects aimed at the implementation of Organisational Models pursuant to Legislative Decree 231/2001 and Organisational Models for the management of privacy and data protection.

In 2020, she obtained a Master's degree in International Business Law at the University of Padua with a thesis on intellectual property law and did a six-month internship in the legal department of a multinational company in Padua. Lisa Ilaria graduated in 2019 at the University of Padua with a thesis on comparative criminal law.

Since 2021 she has been working with LegalLAB® and is registered as a trainee attorney with the Bolzano Bar Association.

Of Counsel

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Lawyers in Bolzano and professionals
Laura Cinicola
Laura Cinicola
Of Counsel

Laura Cinicola is a Senior Associate at LABLAW Studio Legale Rotondi & Partners and works as Of counsel with LegalLAB® offering legal assistance in the field of labour law, mainly to German speaking Clients.

Laura has extensive experience in advising German companies, from day-to-day consulting to labour law assistance on M&A transactions, restructuring and corporate organisation, including international transactions. She advises and assists German Clients on all areas of labour law including contracts, disciplinary proceedings, harmonisation of workplace policies across different jurisdictions, secondments, transfers of undertakings and restructuring, non-competition agreements including international ones and protection of corporate know-how, training of companies on business creation and human resources management in Italy, management of cross-border projects and defence of foreign companies in Italian disputes.

Laura has been a member of AGI (Italian Labour Law Association) since 2016 and of EELA (European Employment Lawyers Association) since 2017.

Since 2021, she has taken on the role of Of Counsel at LegalLAB®.

She is a member of the Milan Bar Association.

She speaks Italian, German, English and French.

Lawyers in Bolzano and professionals
Frank Ferrante
Frank Ferrante
Of Counsel

Frank Ferrante is the Founding Partner of FERRANTE LAW FIRM in New York City. Frank collaborates with LegalLAB® to offer legal assistance both to Italian and European companies wishing to expand their business in the American and Chinese markets, and to foreign companies interested in the Italian market.

Frank has extensive experience in corporate and commercial transactions, real estate and immigration matters, particularly for the Italian business community in the fashion, furniture, architecture, design, jewellery, kitchen and manufacturing sectors.  In particular, Frank has successfully represented some of the most important Italian companies in the international marketplace in a variety of complex scenarios, establishing a reputation for providing efficient and business-oriented solutions.

He is a member of the New York City Bar Association and the American Immigration Lawyers Association. He is a pro-bono volunteer for Immigration Equality.

Since 2016, he has taken on the role of Of Counsel at LegalLAB®.

He is a member of the Bar Association of NYC.

He speaks Italian and English.

Lawyers in Bolzano and professionals
Alessandro Paone
Alessandro Paone
Of Counsel

Alessandro Paone is an Equity Partner of LABLAW Studio Legale Rotondi & Partners.

He is one of the most renowned experts in Italy in the field of corporate crisis, reorganisation and restructuring, and in recent years he has managed some of the most important collective impact procedures for Italian and foreign Clients, dealing with strategic planning and the construction of complex reorganisations from the outset, assisting the company in the course of trade union relations prior to the implementation of social amortisation paths and the collective dismissal of redundant staff. Alessandro provides assistance to companies during discussions with trade unions of all types and sizes, as well as in communication and institutional relations with the Ministries of Labour and Economic Development.

Alessandro lectures for the HR Master at the IULM University of Milan and is a speaker for important associations and institutes dealing with HR and personnel management, such as AIDP (Italian Association of Personnel Managers) and ISPER, Institute for Personnel Management.

Since 2021, he has taken on the role of Of Counsel at LegalLAB®.

He is a member of the Milan Bar Association.

He speaks Italian, English and French.

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