Gianluca Faella is adjunct professor of Competition and High-Tech Markets and of Law and Economics at Luiss Guido Carli of Rome, and associate professor at Università degli studi Link Campus University of Rome, where he teaches Competition and Intellectual Property Law and Public Comparative Law.

In 2013 he obtained the national scientific qualification as associate professor in Economics, Financial and Agri-food Markets Law and Regulation (12/E3). He is PhD in Law and Economics at Luiss Guido Carli (2005) and Senior Research Fellow at Law & Economics Lab (Rome).

He was also adjunct professor of Competition and Antitrust Regulation (A.Y. 2017-2018), Economic and Financial Law – Antitrust and Regulation (A.Y. 2015-2016), and Competition Law & Economics (A.Y. 2011-2012) at Luiss Guido Carli, Competition Law and Policy at University of Siena (2014-2018), Law and Economics at Federico II University of Naples (2013-2016), and Intellectual Property at Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna (A.A. 2013-2014), as well as Research Fellow at Luiss Guido Carli from 2008 to 2012, and Research Scholar at New York Law School in 2005. In 2003 he obtained an LL.M. degree in Competition Law & Economics from the Erasmus Universiteit of Rotterdam.

He is counsel at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, resident in the Rome office, where he specializes in EU and Italian competition law, State aids, economic regulation (including electronic communications, media and postal services), intellectual property, and commercial litigation and arbitration.

He delivered speeches at numerous conferences in Italy and abroad. He authored a book on discount policies of dominant firms and several articles and essays on competition law, intellectual property, unfair competition and civil law.

He is member of ADDE (Associazione dei Docenti di Diritto dell’Economia), of EALE (European Association of Law and Economics), of ISLE (Italian Society of Law and Economics), and of the editorial board of Competition Law and Policy Debate.