Avv. Riccardo Traina Chiarini



Riccardo Traina Chiarini has extensive experience in the field of intellectual property, especially on trademark, patent, design and copyright infringement litigation and in the areas of new technology law and private and corporate law, also at an international level.

He collaborates with IP_Law_Galli, of counsel, since year 2015, and he is also head of Studio Legale Chiarini, in Bologna, since year 2013.

He obtained his law degree magna cum laude from Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna in 2010, with a dissertation in commercial law about the participation of the State in public corporations.

Between 2012 and 2013 he obtained a Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Global Business Law from the New York University – School of Law and a Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Intellectual Property and Technology Law from the National University of Singapore.

He has been a lecturer for the “Master in diritto penale dell’impresa e dell’economia” (corporate criminal law) of the University of Bologna (2015) and for the “International Sales Strategies” program of the Bologna Business School (2017).

Career highlights:
He gained significant professional experience in a notable Barcelona (Spain) law firm, in the State Attorneys Office of Bologna and the Nike Brand Protection Department in Italy.

Admission to Italian Bar in Italy:
Qualified lawyer in Bologna.

Italian, English, Spanish (fluent).

Areas of Expertise

Unfair Competition
Appellation of origin
Restricted information
Web forgery