Professor Rossella Esther Cerchia is a distinguished legal scholar, known for her significant contributions in the field of comparative private law.
As a Full Professor of Comparative Private Law at the esteemed University of Milan Law School, she has made notable advancements in the understanding of contract law and civil liability. Additionally, Professor Cerchia serves as an Adjunct Professor at Cornell Law School, further expanding her academic pursuits and impact.
Through her research and publications, which encompass both Italian and English, Professor Cerchia has provided valuable insights that have contributed significantly to the field.
Her scholarly achievements have been recognized with prestigious research grants, and she has been invited to speak at numerous national and international conferences, showcasing her expertise and thought leadership.
Professor Cerchia is highly regarded as a member of several esteemed Scientific Committees of Research Centers and Journals.
She also holds the pivotal role of Coordinator for the University of Milan's Specialization Courses in 'Fashion Law' and 'Legal Translation,' where she fosters knowledge and expertise in these specialized areas. Moreover, she serves as the reference person for the Comparative Private Law curriculum of the PhD School at the University of Milan.
In addition to her academic pursuits, Professor Cerchia brings valuable practical experience to her teaching and research through her role as of Counsel and Country Head of Knowledge at DLA Piper in Italy. This real-world perspective enhances her understanding of the law and enriches her instructional approach.
Professor Cerchia's passion for the subject continues to drive her contributions to comparative private law, shaping the next generation of legal professionals.