Avv Daniela Ampollini > Trevisan & Cuonzo > Milan, Italy > Lawyer Profile

Trevisan & Cuonzo
20121 MILANO

Work Department

IP department


Intellectual Property Litigation
Pharmaceutical Regulatory and Litigation
Non-contentious & transactional IP
Advertising Law


With more than 20 years of experience in IP, Daniela has advised and assisted both Italian and international clients in the exploitation and protection of innovation using all tools contemplated by IP law: patents, trademarks, designs and models, copyright, industrial secret and unfair competition law, etc. Her experience covers both contentious work (including cross-border and multi-jurisdictional litigation), and non contentious work, including clearance analysis and the negotiation and drafting of commercial agreements concerning the exploitation of industrial and intellectual property rights, also in the context of complex commercial agreements. She assists clients in many industry areas: mechanical, electronic, chemical, pharmaceutical, medical devices, cosmetics, fashion and apparel, seed industry, food & beverage, FMCGs, and other. Daniela joined Trevisan & Cuonzo in 1999.


Italian, English, French




European College of Parma (1998), University of Parma (J.D. 1997), 

University of Wales, College of Cardiff (1995)

Lawyer Rankings

Italy > Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

Life sciences work is core to Trevisan & Cuonzo‘s IP practice, which is experienced in pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device litigation, as well as life sciences regulatory work. The practice co-heads are IP and life sciences specialist Gabriel Cuonzo; Daniela Ampollini, who advises Italian and international pharmaceutical companies on biotech products; and pharmaceutical company expert Donatella Capelli. At associate level, Luca Pellicciari regularly assists with significant pharmaceutical and biotech cases.

Italy > Industry focus: Food

Trevisan & Cuonzo is active in the Italian and European food law space from an IP perspective, protecting and enforcing client’s rights, including in connection to food fraud. Manufacturing, marketing and labelling expertise complete the offering. The team is jointly led by Vincenzo Acquafredda and Daniela Ampollini. Through the project 4Agrinnovation, the group advises on the protection of new plant varieties and plant breeders’ rights.

Italy > Intellectual property

(Leading individuals)

Daniela AmpolliniTrevisan & Cuonzo

Trevisan & Cuonzo is considered to be ‘one of the most sophisticated Italian patent boutiques’. The ‘excellent’ team has noted expertise in multi-jurisdictional patent cases, with a ‘well-deserved reputation’ for dealing with complex IP cases and a great grasp of the life sciences market. Luca Trevisan and Gabriel Cuonzo jointly lead the team, which comprises a number of widely recognised professionals, including highly appreciated Daniela Ampollini, who is noted for her ‘tireless work and dedication’ and is particularly well known for her work in the pharma sector.