Chiara Cimino obtained a law degree from the University of Milan with absolute full marks in June 2007, and was admitted to the Bar in 2011. She is a counsel at Studio Legale Pisano, where she has worked since 2007. Her practice mainly focuses on criminal law, covering the entire area of white-collar crime (corporate criminal responsibility, corruption, financial crimes, tax crimes, bankruptcy crimes, environmental and labour crimes, and money laundering), with emphasis on transnational investigations and related aspects of mutual legal assistance and extradition. Ms Cimino works daily with counsel and expert witnesses of various jurisdictions, in teams representing defendants during criminal and regulatory investigations. Ms Cimino regularly attends conferences and seminars in Italy and abroad on the subject of white-collar crime and mutual legal assistance and extradition.