Maria Francesca Portincasa

Maria Francesca Portincasa is in-house counsel of Automobili Lamborghini s.p.a., and has a PhD in European Law – Antitrust. Joining Lamborghini in 2005, Francesca handles competition law, IP, commercial contracts (license; dealer; sponsorship; agent; merchandising; general conditions of purchasing and sales), and drafting legal opinions. She supervises Lamborghini’s outside law firms worldwide – with special reference to Europe, US, China, and UAE – and manages the annual budgets for legal expenses. Francesca deals with numerous legal matters that arise, including but not limited to, the management of IP rights and brand protection; international M&A; privacy, information and technologies law; and engineering and motorsport field contracts. Francesca is the author of several articles regarding competition law, unfair competition and vehicles distribution.