1986  University of Bari – Nine – months course of international contracts

1989  Law Degree – Maximum graduating marks “cum laude”

1990  Master  “Tax Law” run by LUISS School of Management – Rome

1994  University of Genoa Italy Passed Qualifying examination to doctorate in “International Tax Law” (Phd) –  




  • Accountant registered 
  • Attorney registered
  • Journalist registered
  • Bar Association – member of the International Law Commission
  • Accountant Association – member of International Tax Law Commission
  • Italian delegate at the Council of Bars &Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) 




1990 – 1992               Tax Department Arthur Andersen Worldwide – office in Rome, Via XX Settembre I
1994 – 1998               Tax and Legal Department Arthur Andersen Worldwide – non exclusive agreement.
1995                           Member of the network of international lawyers “Eurolegal”(
1999 – Today            Promoting partner of Studio Chianura Law Firm
2002 – 2008               Weekly column on a national newspaper –  The column deals with international issues related to cross-border commercial relationship, including UE  regulations



• International tax planning;

• Shipping law;

• Real Estate;

• Investments abroad and transfer of business abroad – Lybia, Brasil and East Europe;

• Company law – Merger, De-Merger, Acquisitions and sales, Winding up, Group reorganization;

• International contracts law – Rome and Bruxelles Treaties, Distributorship agreements,  International sale, International supply of goods and services, etc.;

• Trust law;

• Intellectual property law;

• Accountancy – Group of companies, Balance sheets, Group taxation;





• Groups of companies involved in the collection of municipal taxes.
• Hotel companies;
• Large companies construction plants (oil towers)
• Private Hospitals;
 Naval Dockyards and Shipowners;
• Companies dealing in production / manufacturing (including agro-industries and manufacturing);
• IT Companies controlled by international corporations or banks;
• Groups and construction companies and real estate companies;
• Companies operating in the retail and wholesale;
• Distribution Centers;
• Public companies for local services