Prior to joining Harvard, Dr. Cecchi-Dimeglio served as Research Director of Comparative Law at The Hague University and practiced law for Landwell & Associés (now PwC PricewaterhouseCoopers International Ltd.) and for Baker & McKenzie. As a lawyer-mediator, she has worked with one of the U.S.’s preeminent mediators Hon. Daniel Weinstein and the Weinstein team on complex mediations with aggregate values of multimillion dollars. She consults for various firms on investment transactions and international strategic development.


She earned a J.D, LL.M., a Magistére-DJCE degree in Common and Civil Law, a Ph.D. in Social Sciences (Summa Cum Laude) while studying at universities in France, Belgium, and the U.S. and held a postdoctoral appointment at Harvard Law School and Harvard Kennedy School.