Maria Valeria Vecchio graduated in law in 2010 from the University of Cassino with a thesis on International Law. She subsequently sat for various exams at the Faculty of Economics of the University of Naples “Parthenope”.
After taking a level II master degree in “Environmental Law” at the University of Rome III she carried out a 7-month placement within the Legislative Office of the Ministry for the Environment, and the Safeguard of the Land and the Sea where she was entrusted with examining legislation pertaining to environmental matters. She has been working for the Ambientalex law firm since May 2013.
She has written several publications including many in the environmental field.