Silvia Ciardiello graduated with a law degree from the Catholic University of Milan in 2009 with a dissertation in private international law titled “The private international law of intellectual property”. From 2010 to 2012 she worked in the department of intellectual property law of Labruna Mazziotti Segni; in Milan, where she gained a good experience in assisting clients in the main fields of intellectual property law and IT, also in the context of corporate transactions. She is a scholar in Intellectual Property and EU law at the Catholic University of Milan. In 2012 she joined Orsingher Avvocati Associati. She is a member of AIPPI. She was admitted to practice in 2012. She speakes English and German.