Firm's Members

DIEGO CORAPI
Senior Partner
diego.corapi@studiolegalecorapi.it

Admitted to practice in 1964.
Law Degree University Sapienza Rome 1962.
Admitted to plead in front of Italian Supreme Court since 1979.
Represents and advises clients with respect to issues involving contract and corporate law and bankruptcy proceedings. Counsel and arbitrator in domestic and international arbitrations (particularly at the International Chamber of Commerce in Paris).
Emeritus Professor of the University Sapienza Rome.
From 1997 to 2010 Professor and Director of Institute of Comparative Law at the Faculty of Law - University Sapienza Rome. From 1980 to 1997 Professor of Law at the University of Naples and Rome Tor Vergata.
Visiting Fellow of the Centre for the Advanced Study of European and Comparative Law (Oxford). Visiting Professor at Temple University (Philadelphia); Paris I; Paris II; Paris Dauphine; Louvain-la Neuve; São Paulo; Rio de Janeiro.
Author of books, articles and notes on corporation, banking, insurance and international and comparative commercial law.
Member of the Ministerial Committee for the Reform of the Company Law in Italy (2001-2002). From 1999 to 2004 Chairman of the Board of Sanpaolo Vita S.p.A. (one of the largest Italian Life Insurance Companies, first in bankassurance market). From 1988 to 1997, member of the Board of ISVAP (the Italian regulatory authority for the insurance market). From 1984 to 1992, member of the Legal Advisory Committee of CONSOB (the Italian regulatory authority for securities and stock exchange).
Memberships: International Academy of Comparative Law; Association Henri Capitant; Board of the Italian Association for Arbitration; London Court for International Arbitration; Istitut pour l'Arbitrage International; American Trial Lawyers Association; International Bar Association.


Languages : Italian, English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese.