Dr. Costanza Russo is Leverhulme Lecturer in Banking Law at the Centre for Commercial Law Studies at Queen Mary, University of London. She graduated in Law with distinction from the University of Bologna and holds a PhD in â??Economics, Markets, Institutionsâ? from the School for Advanced Studies in Lucca, Italy. She also qualified as a Barrister in Italy.
In 2008 she was a research intern at the British Institute of International and Comparative Law, London, working on EU State aid and UK banking Law and supervisory structure. She has also collaborated with the Zurich University.
Prior to joining CCLS, Costanza Russo has been Lecturer of Company Law and Lecturer of Financial Markets Law at the University of Trento, Italy; Lecturer of Financial Markets Law at the University of Bologna and Lecturer at the LLM in â??Law and Economics of Financial Marketsâ?, in Milan.