Portolano Cavallo is pleased to announce that attorney Donata Cordone will be promoted from associate to counsel. She has been with the firm since 2017.
This appointment will further strengthen Portolano Cavallo’s position as a leader in the Digital, Media, and Technology sector. Donata has many years of experience in a variety of areas connected to the digital economy. She has great expertise in ecommerce, Internet, and new technology matters, particularly those that hinge on digital content, consumer protection, advertising, unfair commercial practices, brands, domain names, and unfair competition. She has worked with both Italian and foreign clients in and out of court in all of these areas. Who’s Who Legal named Donata a Global Leader in Telecoms & Media in its Data 2021 guide.
“Donata’s promotion to counsel confirms yet again that our firm nurtures talent and promotes from within,” said Ernesto Apa, head of the Digital, Media & Technology practice at Portolano Cavallo. “With this appointment, we will now have nine partners and counsels dedicated to the digital sphere, with a large supporting team behind them which combines great depth and breadth of skill.”
Donata is a member of the Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA) and the Professional Women’s Network (PWN). Before joining Portolano Cavallo, she worked in Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners (now Gianni & Origoni)’s intellectual property and information technology department.