Every year, The International Comparative Legal Guides publish a Family Law guide, aiming to explain the differences and complexities between different legal jurisdictions. By collating the expert analysis of legal professionals, these guides offer a practical cross-border insight into family law.
For the 2021 edition, Maria Fiorito, a solicitor at Vardags, was asked to contribute her expertise to explain the intricacies of Italian divorce and family law. Dual qualified in both England and Wales and Italy, Maria is well-versed in the details of both jurisdictions.
Taking the format of a Q&A, Maria’s chapter covers all of the crucial elements of Italian family law including jurisdiction, cohabitation, abduction, cross-border issues and child maintenance. answering the key questions and charting the latest developments.
The full chapter can be found here.