Laura Liguori has a strong standing in the market for internet, e-commerce data protection issues, where she acts for a variety of well-known domestic and international companies.” Chambers Europe 2018 - TMT Information Technology
Laura is widely seen as the top technology lawyer in Italy, covering the whole gamut of IT law.” Who’s Who Legal 2017 – TMT
Laura Liguori is ‘wonderful and gives clear advice’” LEGAL500 2017 – TMT
Laura is a partner of the firm.
Laura is among only five “Most highly Regarded Individuals” in Information Technology in Europe by Who’s Who Legal TMT 2015.
She has focused for about 20 years on all legal issues concerning Internet and e-Commerce, personal data protection, consumer law and unfair commercial practices, advertising, IT law, new technology, digital media, contract law.
Laura advises clients on all the complex legal issues concerning the Internet and privacy: user generated contents, data scraping, social networks, cyber security, information governance, protection of databases, data mining, big data and predictive analysis of data. In the field of data protection she works on profiling, cookies, big data, employee monitoring, whistleblowing hotlines, location based services, cross border transfers of data, etc.
Laura graduated cum laude from the LUISS Guido Carli School of Law in 1996, with a dissertation on the first Italian law on data protection and privacy. She is member of the Board of Directors of ITechlaw and she is a member of The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). She is also a member of the Scientific Committee of the Italian Privacy Institute (an Italian data protection think tank) and of the Professional Women’s Network of Rome (PWN Rome).
Laura speaks regularly at seminars and conferences on internet and data protection related matters, and she is the author of several articles in law reviews, such as Data Protection Law & Policy, eHealth Law & Policy, World Data Protection Report, etc.
Laura is recommended by Who’s Who Legal in the Internet & e-Commerce sectors and by The Guide to the World’s Leading Technology, Media & Telecommunications Lawyers (Legal Media Group) in the Information Technology category and in the Women in Business Law category (Technology, Media and Telecommunications). Laura is ranked by Chambers Europe in the Information Technology sector and recognized as “Leading Individual” by Legal500 in the TMT sector.
She has obtained the Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E) certification and the Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM) certification through the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), where she has been recently nominated Co-Chair of the Milan KnowledgeNet Chapter.
Foreign languages: English (speaking proficiency).
Laura is member of the Rome Bar Association (A-27003).