Daniela Piana is a professor of political science since 2014 (2012 call national certification). She holds the title of PhD in sociology at the University of Paris IV Sorbonne in 2001. Jean Monnet Fellow at the European University Institute and Fulbright Fellow at the Berkeley School of Law. Associate Fellow of the Institut des Hautes sur la Justice in Paris. Coordinator Menu for Justice and Just Europe section of the ICEDD Luiss-research center. Member of the Observatory for the economic impact of justice reforms at the Cabinet of the Minister of Justice. She collaborates with the School of Magistrates. Co-chair of the Research Group EGPA Sociology of the State, a member of the RCs Comparative Judicial Systems and Quality of Democracy nell'IPSA. She took part in the round tables OECD on Equal access to justice as an expert and Italian representative. She is member of the Societe de Legislation Comparée since 2016.