Programs and Events
Careers in Trademark Law–A Panel Discussion for Law Students


An informal, free event at the Università degli Studi Roma Tre

The International Trademark Association, supported by the Università degli Studi Roma Tre and De Simone & Partners–Intellectual Property Attorneys, invite you to a panel discussion designed specifically for law students. These legal professionals will share their thoughts and offer advice about the numerous career opportunities in the field of intellectual property. As this is an interactive panel discussion, questions from the audience are welcomed.

The panel discussion will be followed by a cocktail reception, giving students an opportunity to talk to practitioners in a more relaxed setting.

Friday, March 11

10:00 am–Start of registration
10:30 am–12:30 pm–Panel presentation
12:30 pm–Cocktail reception hosted by De Simone & Partners.

Università degli Studi Roma Tre
Facoltà di Giurisprudenza
via Ostiense 163
00154 Roma


Practitioners from Law Firms, Corporations, and Government will answer questions such as:

  • What are the best ways to enter the field of trademark law?
  • How does one start a career in trademark law?
  • What do I need in order to complete an application for a position in trademark law?
  • What are the qualifications sought by law firms, trademark counsel or companies in recruiting attorneys?
  • Is it easy to move from a law firm to a company, and vice versa?


  • Professor Stefano Sandri, OHIM Italian Special Counsel, Professor of Trademark Law at Roma Tre University
  • Prof. Giovanni A. Cabras, Lawyer and IP Law Professor at Roma Tre University
  • Avv. Fabio Angelini, IP Lawyer at De Simone & Partners
  • Mrs. Marta Fontanesi, In-House Counsel, FENDI
  • Mrs. Loredana Mancuso, Director for External Relations, Ufficio Italiano Brevetti e Marchi (Italian Trademark Office)


  • Professor Stefano Sandri, OHIM Italian Special Counsel, Professor of Trademark Law at Roma Tre University


To register, please send an email with your first and last name and the school/university you are attending to Milesh S. Gordhandas, INTA Assistant Europe Representative, at, or call +32-2-550-3835.

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