Filippo Brunetti > Chiomenti > Milan, Italy > Lawyer Profile

20121 MILAN

Work Department

Partner - Administrative Law


Filippo provides in-court and out-of-court advice to Italian and international clients on matters concerning public contract law in a broad sense (award and execution of contracts and concessions of works, services and supplies; project financing). Filippo has gained a wealth of experience in the main regulated sectors and in the financial market sector. In the energy sector, Filippo’s practice focuses on regulatory matters and on managing relationships with the relevant Authorities. He assists clients with implementing and managing energy infrastructure projects and with related administrative litigation. His practice also focuses on governmental agencies and state-owned along with their special regime. In the public services field, he also advises clients in the gas, waste, water, and transport services sector. He has gained a wealth of experience in the health and pharmaceutical sector, both by managing relationships with the National Healthcare System and by advising clients on regulatory matters and relevant industry-specific procurement matters. His practice also includes urban planning and environmental law as well as real estate transactions under public law (public funded real estate funds and divestments).


Filippo Brunetti joined the Firm in 2001 and became a Partner in 2008.


Italian, English


Member of the Rome Bar and admitted before to the Supreme Court, Italy.


Graduated in Law, L.U.I.S.S. Guido Carli University, Rome, 1992; Postgraduate course, Administrative Law, University of Rome, La Sapienza, 1996.

Lawyer Rankings

Italy > Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

The recent work of Chiomenti‘s pharmaceutical, healthcare and life sciences practice involved the review of authorisations and licences to sell medicinal products, clinical trials of products and vaccines, and several pharmaceutical market-related procedures. Heading up the firm’s pharma business unit, Luca Liistro advises on the particular requirements of the pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors; administrative law head Filippo Brunetti routinely acts for both pharmaceutical manufacturers and medical devices companies.

Italy > Administrative and public law

(Leading individuals)

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Chiomenti has one of the strongest public law teams in the market. One of its assets is the full integration with the European and competition law department, which results in a specialised offering for competition law in regulated sectors, in particular in environmental and public contracts matters, where the interconnection between national and European laws is particularly strong. The cross-practice expertise goes further into sports law, which is Alfredo Vitale‘s specialist area. Giulio Napolitano is an expert in market regulation, energy law, corporate governance for public companies, public procurement and sports law. Filippo Brunetti leads the team.

Italy > Industry focus: Energy

Chiomenti‘s practice advises energy sector clients on various areas, including oil and gas, renewable energy sources, biomass, bio-fuel, energy efficiency and regasification; and the team has notable expertise in energy M&A and financing work. The firm recently created an ESG task force, headed by energy business unit leader Carola Antonini, in response to the increasing role of sustainable finance. Also integral to the group are Giulia Battaglia, whose complex transactions practice includes an energy sector focus; and administrative law department head Filippo Brunetti. Manuela Cerulli is an experienced counsel.