Rocco Lamura, Esq.
Rocco Lamura is the Managing Partner of Tosolini, Lamura, Rasile & Toniutti LLP. Mr. Lamura is a New York State and Italian attorney with more than 20 years of cumulative experience in the practice of international business law. Born in Rome, Italy, he relocated about 20 years ago to New York City, where, upon graduation in one of the most prestigious University of New York City, he gained substantial experience in major international law firms.
He was the founding member of Tosolini, Lamura, Rasile & Toniutti LLP and since then, he has managed the law firm. Clients have said about him: “A genius”; “extremely effective”; “The only U.S. Italian Attorney with deep knowledge of both systems”; “Complete attorney”, “Incredibly smart”.
Major U.S. and Italian newspapers, among others, New York Times and Wall Street Journal, have requested interviews or statements about cases or clients he represented but he never really provide an interview. He believes that confidentiality and trust are the key for success with clients.
He is an expert of commercial litigation, international tax law, mergers, acquisitions, immigration, real estate, contracts, family law, finance, and as a deep knowledge of business transactions.
He was appointed leading counsel in a $50,000,000.00 litigation before the Southern District of New York, U.S. District Court; closed several acquisition of American companies for Italian counterparts, appointed as expert in an international major family law case by the Eastern District of New York, U.S. District Court; argued a case that will constitute major precedent before the Federal Court of Appeal in international family law; he applied on behalf of clients for several visas, over 300, obtained them all and incorporated at least 500 companies on behalf of clients. He was appointed leading counsel on the international tax issue of capital gain on the dismissal of shares in a multi-million dollar acquisition.
His team of attorney in the New York Office, Los Angeles and Miami Office is composed of an elite of U.S. and Italian attorneys.
He opened the New York Office, the Miami Office, the Los Angeles, San Francisco Office and the Rome Office. He took the firm of one single attorney in 2009 to become a power house of the Italian American legal market in the United States.
Mr. Lamura is a member of the New York State Bar Association, the Italian Bar Association of Rome, the U.S. District Court – Southern District of New York, the U.S. District Court – Eastern District of New York, U.S. Court of Appeal, the American Bar Association and the International Bar Association.
Mr. Lamura is fluent is Italian and English.
New York Office
70 West 36th Street
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New York, NY, 10018
Phone: +1 212 564 5400
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