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Caterina earned her law degree from the University of Bari, magna cum laude and qualified as a lawyer in 1994.
From 1990 to 1993 she studied German law at University of Ferrara.
In 1994 she earned the LL.M. (Magister Legum in Jura) in German law at the Law School of the University of Munich, under the guidance of Prof. Dr.Dr.h.c.mult C.W. Canaris.
In 1995 she practiced as a lawyer at p Munich law firms Campanella Kohwagner & Partners and Nachmann and in the in-house legal office of Hypo-Bank Hypoteken-und Wechsel Bank, in Munich.
In 1996 she came back to Italy where she worked in leading Italian law firms, in particular at Pavia & Ansaldo, Milan office and at Pirola Pennuto Zei & Associati, Milan and Rome offices.
In 2006 she became a partner of Lexjius – Sinacta, Bari office, following starting a collaboration with Prof. Giuseppe Tucci, Professor at the Law School of Bari.
Caterina assists both Italian and foreign companies and she specializes in international business law, franchising, industrial sub-supply, intellectual property, unfair competition, transportation law and renewable energies.
Finally, on 1 October 2011 she has been appointed Honorary Consul for the Federal Republic of Germany for Apulia Region and on 1 November 2011 she has been appointed as representative for the Italian-German Chamber of Commerce of Milan for Apulia Region. Since 1994, she has been partner of the Association of Italian-German Jurists and since 2002 she has been part of the related Executive Body headed by Prof. Fausto Pocar.
She has been included in the list of trusted lawyers of German Embassy in Italy.