Ilaria Tirotta

Ilaria Tirotta

laria Tirotta is a Patent Attorney Trainee specialized in the Chemical and Pharmaceutical field.

After obtaining a PhD in Chemical Sciences from the Sapienza University of Rome, Italy, where her research focused on asymmetric organic synthesis, she acquired significant technical experience working as a Post Doctoral Researcher for five years.

During that period she conducted research at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany, in the field of organometallic chemistry, and then at the Politecnico of Milan, Italy, in the field of organic chemistry, nanotechnology, and their application towards the diagnosis and treatment of diseases. In particular, she specialized in the design and synthesis of nanostructured contrast agents for Fluorine Magnetic Resonance Imaging.

Throughout her research activity she has participated in several pre-clinical biomedical projects, collaborating with many Italian and European hospitals and universities, and publishing numerous articles in high impact international journals.

She joined Marchi & Partners in 2016, where she is training to qualify as an Italian and European Patent Attorney. She is involved in drafting patent applications and following prosecution, in particular in the chemical and pharmaceutical field.

Education: Sapienza University of Rome, Italy - Bachelor Degree in Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry (2006)
Sapienza University of Rome, Italy - Master Degree in Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry (2008)
University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia - Visiting PhD Student (2009-2010)
Sapienza University of Rome, Italy – PhD in Chemical Sciences (2011)
Languages: Italian, English, Spanish