Luca Sfrecola

Luca Sfrecola


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Luca is Counsel in the firm’s Corporate group in the Rome office of Watson Farley & Williams.

He specialises in corporate law and commercial contracts with an emphasis on contractual risk allocation in international project finance. His experience includes advising both lenders and sponsors on the drafting of project contracts and the arrangement of credit support.

Luca qualified as a New York attorney at law in 2005, Italian lawyer in 2007, and solicitor of England and Wales in 2008. He holds a Law Degree cum laude from the University of Bari, a Master of Laws (LL.M.) in International Business Practice from “Boston University School of Law” as recipient of a Fulbright scholarship and a PhD in European Private Law from the University of “Roma Tre” and the University of Zaragoza. He published extensively in the field of business and civil law.

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  • 2005 – 2009: Doctorado in European Private Law, Thesis on contractual allocation of project finance risks (in Spanish), University of Roma Tre, IT – Universidad de Zaragoza,
  • 2002 – 2003: LL.M. in American Law – International Business Practice, Boston University School of Law,
  • 1996 – 2000: Law Degree, Marks: 110/110 cum laude (GPA: 29.67/30), Thesis on WTO and the environment (in Italian), University of Bari,

Employment Record Open

  • 2010 – present: Watson Farley & Williams, Corporate, Rome
  • 2008 – 2010: Chiomenti Studio Legale, Project Finance – Corporate, Rome
  • 2004 –2008: Palma & Associati, Corporate – Commercial, Rome
  • 2003 – 2004: Debevoise & Plimpton, Corporate – Arbitration, London

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