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Gallavotti Bernardini & Partners, Avv Antonio Bernardini, Rome, ITALY

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Avv Antonio Bernardini

Work +39 06 858231
Gallavotti Bernardini & Partners

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Telecommunication, Media and Technology (TMT)


Partner of the firm. Antonio has over 20 years of experience with commercial and corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, especially in the areas of media & entertainment, information technology & communication, aerospace & aviation.  

Antonio has advised several media, entertainment and communication companies on various issues related to acquisition, exploitation and distribution of content, as well as on IT and IP matters. He also has got extensive experience with new media product, services and platforms, digital management, communication networks and related applications.


Antonio gained long lasting professional experience with US and UK major clients in production and distribution as well as in house counsel positions in TV Digital Platform (Telecom Italia and SKY Italia Group) and Telecoms/IT companies (Finmeccanica Group). Regularly represents media and communication local and international players for commercial, corporate and regulatory matters.


Italian, English


Admitted to:

Rome (Italy) in 1992 (Avvocato)

New York (NY – U.S.A.) in 1996 (Attorney and Counselor at law)

England and Wales in 1997 (Solicitor of the Supreme Court)


Antonio holds an LL.M. in International Business Transactions from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) (1995) and a J.D. from LUISS University, Rome (1989)

Assignee of scholarships from Fulbright, Italian National Centre for Research (Comitato Nazionale Ricerche), Italian Students Fellowship (Fondo Studenti Italiani) and LUISS University.


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Industry focus: TMT

Within: Industry focus: TMT

The team at Gallavotti Bernardini & Partners specialises in mandates involving the sports, media, cinema and television industries. Recent highlights include advising Warner Bros. Entertainment Italia on co-production and distribution agreements, and assisting Turner Broadcasting System Europe with contractual and regulatory issues. Antonio Bernardini and Mario Gallavotti are names to note, along with associates Stefano La Porta and Chiara Dellacasa.

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