Born in Mountain View, in the heart of the Silicon Valley, Gianpaolo obtained his J.D. from Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore of Milan in 1997 and attended Columbia University in New York in the summer of 1995 for a comparative law course. In 1996, Gianpaolo attended Université de Paris X - Nanterre, as a E.U. scholar. In 1997 he worked for the French firm Gide Loyrette Nouel in Paris as a visiting foreign lawyer. In 1999 Gianpaolo obtained an LL.M. in High Technology law from Santa Clara University School of Law in California. Before opening the firm, he was a partner at the French law firm Castaldi Mourre & Partners in Milan. Gianpaolo is member of the Milan Bar.

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