Valeria joined Dezan Shira & Associates in October 2017, where she works as Assistant Manager in the International Business Advisory team. She is based in Dezan Shira & Associates, Guangzhou office, and works on projects in South China and Hong Kong. Her specialization lies on the protection and enforcement of intellectual property rights in China. Valeria holds a Master Degree in Law with honors from the University of Milan and is enrolled in the Milan Bar Association. Before joining Dezan Shira & Associates, Valeria worked in the Beijing office of an international law firm, where she developed a deep knowledge about Chinese corporate law.