Name Giorgio Fabio COLOMBO
Academic post Associate Professor
Faculty of appointment Leading
Degrees J.D. (2003); Ph.D (2009)
Publications A detailed and updated list of publications can be found here
Research interests Comparative Law, International Commercial Arbitration, ADR, Japanese Law

From October 2011 to November 2012, JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow

Visiting Researcher, Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto.

From 2011, qualified teacher in Mediators' training courses, Italian Ministry of Justice.

From 2008 to 2011, Research Fellow in Comparative Law, University of Pavia (Research Project: "Legal Systems of Eastern Asia in the framework of Comparative Law: tradition and modernity).

From 2008 to 2011, Adjunct professor of Japanese Law, University "Ca' Foscari", Venice (Course: Japanese Law - graduate level).

From 2007 to 2011, Adjunct professor of Eastern Asia Law, University "Ca' Foscari", Venice (Course: Legal Institutions of Eastern Asia - undergraduate level).

From 2005 to 2011, Teaching fellow in International Commercial Law and Comparative Law, University of Pavia (Courses: Comparative Law - undergraduate level; International Commercial Law - graduate level. Seminars about International Commercial Arbitration. In 2011, coaching a team for the Vis Moot competition).

In 2009/2010 and 2010/2011 Adjunct professor of Comparative Law, University of Genova - Imperia (Course: Private Comparative Law - undergraduate level).

In 2008/2009, lecturer in Chinese law, University of Pavia (Course: Introduction to Chinese Law - undergraduate and graduate level)

From 2005 to 2009, Ph.D. candidate in Comparative law, University of Macerata.

In 2006/2007, lecturer in Consumer's Law, "IULM" University of Milan (Course: Consumers' protection and right to information - graduate level).

Guest professor

JSPS Postodctoral Fellowship, 10/2011 - 11/2012;

Research Fellowship, University of Pavia, 12/2010 - 10/2011;

Research Fellowship, University of Pavia, 12/2009 - 12/2010;

Research Fellowship, University of Pavia, 12/2008 - 12/2009;

Ph. D. Scholarship, University of Macerata, 9/2005 - 9/2008;

Gold Medal, Commercial University "L. Bocconi", 10/2003.


Founding member of the 日伊比較法研究会 (Italian-Japanese Association for Comparative Law).

Member of: Italian Bar, district of Milan; Deutsch-Japanische Juristenvereiningung e. V.; Associazione Italiana di Studi Giapponesi (AISTUGIA); Associazione Italiana di Diritto Comparato (AIDC); Società Italiana per la ricerca nel Diritto Comparato (SIRD); ICC Young Arbitrator's Forum (YAF); Australian Network for Japanese Law (ANJeL); ArbIt; European Association of Japanese Studies (EAJS); Kansai Attorneys Registered Abroad (KARA).