Europe Italy Intellectual Property
- Carlo Ginevra Mondini Bonora Ginevra Studio Legale
- Donatella Capelli Trevisan & Cuonzo
- Fulvio V Mellucci Bird & Bird
- Licia Garotti Gattai, Minoli, Partners
- Luigi Goglia LGV Avvocati
- Massimo Sterpi Gianni & Origoni
- Monica Riva Legance
- Nino Di Bella Gianni & Origoni
- Paolo Lazzarino Advant Nctm
- Elena MartiniMartini Manna Avvocati
- Mariangela BogniIP Law Galli Studio Legale
- Paola TarchiniSena & Partners
- Pietro PouchéHerbert Smith Freehills LLP
- Barbara Sartori CBA Studio Legale e Tributario
- Lydia Mendola Portolano Cavallo
- Margherita Barié Carnelutti Law Firm
- Mattia Dalla Costa CBA Studio Legale e Tributario
- Paolo Bertoni Chiomenti
- Raffaello Stefano De Marco Gianni & Origoni
- Vanessa Franchini Gianni & Origoni
- Vincenzo Piccarreta Avvocati Associati Franzosi Dal Negro Setti
- Gianluca MorrettaRP Legal & Tax
- Luigi MannaMartini Manna Avvocati
- Marina LanfranconiKPMG
Up and Coming
Associates to watch
- Alessandro Bura LGV Avvocati
- Alberto ContiniIP Law Galli Studio Legale
1Bird & BirdIntellectual Property2023 | Band 1 |Bird & Bird houses a market-leading IP team with comprehensive expertise in trade marks, designs, patents, trade secrets and copyright issues. The team is highly experienced in both contentious and non-contentious work, including trade mark portfolio management. The law firm boasts strong cross-border capabilities owing to an extensive global network of offices in Europe, Asia and the Middle East and is skilled at handling domestic issues for clients in the fashion industry. The team additionally has experience in a variety of sectors, such as life sciences, technology and fashion, with particular activity in mandates relating to food and NGOs. 1Hogan Lovells Studio LegaleIntellectual Property2023 | Band 1 |Hogan Lovells is a leading law firm in the IP field with expertise ranging from patents, copyright and trade marks to unfair competition and commercial partnerships. The team boasts noteworthy activity in design issues for clients in the fashion industry. The firm is adept at complex IP litigation as well as non-contentious work, such as the management of IP portfolios. The team further advises a diverse client base including companies from the technology and pharmaceutical industries. Hogan Lovells additionally benefits from an extensive international network. 1Trevisan & CuonzoIntellectual Property2023 | Band 1 |Trevisan & Cuonzo remains an outstanding firm on the Italian IP landscape. The team is capable of handling the most complex of litigation, combining its skill in dealing with domestic issues with excellent cross-border capabilities. The law firm advises a roster of impressive clients and boasts strong knowledge of an array of industry sectors including life sciences, automotive, TMT and manufacturing. The team is adept at handling patent infringement, with additional activity in trade mark and brand protection strategy. The team further advises on design enforcement, anti-counterfeiting actions and trade secrets.
2BonelliEredeIntellectual Property2023 | Band 2 |BonelliErede advises a roster of prominent clients across a variety of industries on IP matters. The team is skilled in a wide spectrum of areas including trade marks and patents. The law firm also handles declaration of invalidities and know-how licensings. The law firm also works on both contentious and non-contentious issues and is noted for its strengths in cross-border mandates. Bonelli further boasts experience in sectors including luxury goods, life sciences and technology. 2DLA Piper ItalyIntellectual Property2023 | Band 2 |DLA Piper is a global firm with a reputable IP offering in the Italian market. The firm advises clients on trade mark, patent and copyright issues in a contentious and non-contentious context, and combines its domestic expertise with excellent cross-border capabilities. The firm's client portfolio includes both key local names and international heavyweights from a variety of sectors such as life sciences, consumer goods and fashion, with noteworthy activity in the sports sector. The team is also notable for providing advice on IT matters.
- IP Law Galli Studio LegaleIntellectual Property2023 | Band 2
3Avvocati Associati Franzosi Dal Negro SettiIntellectual Property2023 | Band 3 |Avvocati Associati Franzosi Dal Negro Setti is an IP practice with expertise spanning patents, trade marks, trade secrets, copyright law and unfair competition. The firm boasts industry expertise that extends to life sciences, technology and luxury goods. The law firm has notable capabilities in matters related to China owing to its office in Shanghai. 3LGV AvvocatiIntellectual Property2023 | Band 3 |LGV Avvocati is a dedicated boutique offering broad IP expertise spanning patents, trade marks and industrial design. The team boasts strong capabilities in the copyright arena. The law firm also demonstrates notable expertise in the technology field, covering both contentious and non-contentious matters including software and licence agreements. Its lawyers are also able to assist with both civil and criminal proceedings. The team is adept at handling both domestic and cross-border matters. 3Orsingher Ortu - Avvocati AssociatiIntellectual Property2023 | Band 3 |Orsingher Ortu services an enviable list of household-name clients active across the entertainment, fashion and automotive sectors. The team primarily handles litigious mandates concerning copyright, trade mark and patent infringements, with added capabilities in brand protection strategy and design law. The firm has notable expertise in related areas such as media law and anti-counterfeiting. The team also handles global enforcement matters.
- Simmons & SimmonsIntellectual Property2023 | Band 3
4Advant NctmIntellectual Property2023 | Band 4 |Advant Nctm acts for an impressive list of local and international heavyweights from the worlds of music, media, automotive and fashion. The team aids companies with patent and trade mark disputes and copyright protection, as well as licence agreements. The team also handles mandates relating to unfair competition, clearance compliance and design infringement. 4Gianni & OrigoniIntellectual Property2023 | Band 4 |Gianni & Origoni handles contentious and non-contentious matters, ranging from proceedings over counterfeit products to licensing agreements. The team offers additional expertise in unfair competition, art law and media law. The law firm services an impressive client roster comprising major Italian and multinational corporates. The team has further experience in the technology, entertainment and fashion industries. 4Mondini Bonora Ginevra Studio LegaleIntellectual Property2023 | Band 4 |Mondini Bonora Ginevra Studio Legale is a longstanding player in the IP market in Italy. The team offers expertise in copyright, trade marks and advertising issues, and provides further advice on domain names. The law firm's client portfolio includes household names from the cosmetics, music and media industries. The team often assists with cross-border litigation. 4Studio Legale Jacobacci & AssociatiIntellectual Property2023 | Band 4 |Studio Legale Jacobacci & Partners is a strong team of IP lawyers and trade mark and patent attorneys. The firm specialises in litigation, exhibiting skill in a variety of areas including patents and trade marks. The team regularly assists clients with cross-border issues. The firm's clients hail from a variety of sectors, including pharmaceuticals, fashion, automotive and technology. The team is also further able to advise on anti-counterfeiting measures.
- Herbert Smith Freehills LLPIntellectual Property2023 | Band 4
- Martini Manna AvvocatiIntellectual Property2023 | Band 4
- Sena & PartnersIntellectual Property2023 | Band 4
- SpheriensIntellectual Property2023 | Band 4
5LCA Studio LegaleIntellectual Property2023 | Band 5 |LCA Studio Legale is a solid team servicing a wide spectrum of clients, including those with activity in the publishing, fashion and technology sectors. The firm's typical work includes advice on advertising law, unfair competition, and trade mark and licence agreements. The team provides further advice on copyright issues and also assists clients with both domestic and cross-border mandates. 5Pavia e AnsaldoIntellectual Property2023 | Band 5 |Pavia e Ansaldo is an adept team with noteworthy activity in contentious matters, including multi-jurisdictional proceedings. The team deals with a wide variety of IP including patent, trade mark, copyright, design infringement and unfair competition issues, with particular experience in the life sciences industry. The firm further offers further expertise in the consumer products, fashion, manufacturing and technology sectors.
6CBA Studio Legale e TributarioIntellectual Property2023 | Band 6 |CBA offers expertise in trade marks, patents, copyrights and designs. Their work ranges from in-court representation, including damages claims, to advice on licensing, data protection mandates and unfair competition issues. The team is highly capable in cross-border instructions, with particular expertise in matters involving Germany. The team additionally has experience in the technology, automotive and energy industries. 6Osborne ClarkeIntellectual Property2023 | Band 6 |Osborne Clarke is a well-known international firm with a growing presence in Italy, with strong focus on copyrights. The firm often advises clients from the media, music and TV industries. The team additionally handles trade marks and patents. 6Portolano CavalloIntellectual Property2023 | Band 6 |Portolano Cavallo enters the rankings as an established boutique firm, offering IP services to media, technology and telecom clients. The firm advises on copyright, trade mark and design infringement cases. The team also handles mandates regarding licensing agreements and broadcasting rights.