Who we are
Aldo Frignani, founder of the firm Frignani Virano ed Associati, passed away on 2018. Aldo has always combined, with passion and empathy, the academic and the professional commitment with his contribution to the civil society. After having graduated from the University of Modena (J.D.1962), he studied at the Johns Hopkins University and the Faculté Internationale de Droit Comparé in Strasbourg and he continued his studies at the New York University Law School and at the Academy of American and International Law in Dallas. He has been appointed as Full Professor of Comparative Law and of EU Private Law at the University of Turin, and he was visiting professor or lectured at many foreign Universities among which New York (Fordham University) and Harvard Law School. Author of numerous publications, text, books and articles on Antitrust Law, International Arbitration, International Contracts, Distribution Contracts and Industrial property Law.