Rocco Lamura is the Managing Partner of Tosolini, Lamura, Rasile, Malizia & Partners LLP and Founding Partner of TLRT International Law Firm. Mr. Lamura is a lawyer in the State of New York and Italy, with over 20 years of experience in the Italian-American legal field. Mr. Lamura is a member of the Bar Association of New York and Rome.
Mr. Lamura is the Founding Partner of the New York office. Along with Mr. Nicola Rasile, he opened the Rome office and, later, with Mr. Mendes Toniutti, opened the offices of Miami, Los Angeles and San Francisco.
Presently, he practices equally among all the offices, also having their complete management. Mr. Lamura has led TLRT International Law Firm to become, in just 10 years, one of the largest key players, if not the absolute key player, of the Italian-American market in the United States. TLRT International Law Firm has about 45 professionals divided among the different offices.
Mr. Lamura graduated from the the University of Rome in 1999. In 2004, he obtained an LL.M. from Fordham University, School of Law, New York City.
Throughout his legal career, he has been described by his several clients as follows:
“A genius”; “extremely effective”; “The only U.S. Italian Attorney with a deep knowledge of both systems”; “Complete attorney”, “Incredibly smart”.
Major newspapers, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal and the Washington Post have asked for comments on the transactions and cases discussed by the lawyer Lamura or various interviews.
He is an expert on:
- court litigation
- international acquisitions and mergers
- American and Italian international tax law
- real estate
- company law
He represented several multinational companies before the Federal and State Courts of New York, Florida and California, including, prominent: (i) commercial litigation of about $ 50,000,000.00; (ii) commercial litigation for
$ 10,000,000.00; (iii) commercial litigation for over 25,000,000.00. On the business side, the lawyer in New York, Rocco Lamura was involved in numerous American business acquisitions by Italian companies or entrepreneurs, he oversaw real estate transactions for over $ 100,000,000.00, successfully handled around 300 visa applications, and drawn up numerous contracts. He was also appointed expert on Family Law by the Federal Court of the City of New York. In terms of Family Law, in addition to the aforementioned appointment as an expert in the field, Mr. Lamura has dealt with one of the major cases concerning the Hague Convention for the return of children to their country of residence in Italy which will be used as a precedent under the terms of of American law on the subject for other future cases.
Your team of lawyers is made up of the best lawyers in America, all educated in Italy and the United States respectively. Attorney Lamura is registered with the Bar Association of New York, the Bar Association of Rome, the U.S. District Court - Southern District of New York, U.S. District Court - Eastern District of New York, U.S. the Court of Appeal, the American Bar Association and the International Bar Association.
Mr. Lamura speak English, Italian and Spanish.