Lawyer, member of the Bar Association of Rome since 2011.

Adjunct Professor at the university of Florence (2010-2011), Adjunct Professor at the University of Pavia (2010-2011), Lecturer in Law and Co-Director at the Centre of Intellectual Property Policy and Management at Burnemouth University (2011-2012), Assistant Professor at the University of Nottingham (2013-present). Expert advisor to the Italian delegation to UNCITRAL Working Group VI “Security Interests”.

Professional Experience

Andrea Tosato provides legal counsel in matters concerning international commercial law and intellectual property law. He has been a member of Studio Legale Tosato since 2011.

Academic Background

Graduated with honours from the Law School of the University of Pavia, 2006 (J.D.).

LL.M. in International Commercial Law from the University of Cambridge (2007-2008).

Ph.D. in Intellectual Property Law (2010).


Member of the European Law Institute, fellow of the Society of Legal Scholars and of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce.

Working Languages

Italian, English and French.