Avv Luca Trevisan > Trevisan & Cuonzo > Milan, Italy > Lawyer Profile

Trevisan & Cuonzo
20121 MILANO

Work Department

IP Department


Intellectual Property Litigation
Product Liability Litigation
Commercial Litigation


Luca Trevisan is a founding partner of Trevisan & Cuonzo Avvocati and one of the leading names in Italian litigation in the commercial, intellectual property and product liability fields. During a career spanning over 30 years, Luca has handled a number of landmark cases widely reported in the international press. He also has extensive experience in leading and managing multi-jurisdictional trade mark and patent disputes. His domestic and international clients come from a broad cross-section of industries, including pharmaceutical, mechanical, oil and gas, electronics and automotive.


Italian, German, French, English




University of Parma (J.D. 1980 – summa cum laude)

University of Osnabrück (LL.M. 1992 – magna cum laude)

Lawyer Rankings

Italy > Industry focus: TMT

Trevisan & Cuonzo handles IP matters as well as providing technology advice relating to GDPR, privacy and protection and assistance with data and media law in relation to electronic publishing and multimedia licensing. Technology patents are a core focus of the team, which is led by Luca Trevisan, Gabriel Cuonzo and Vittorio Cerulli Irelli.

Italy > Industry focus: Retail

The retail team at Trevisan & Cuonzo is led by commercial and IP experts Gabriel Cuonzo, Luca Trevisan and Julia Holden. The firm assists clients producing fashion, jewellery, healthcare and household appliances with distribution and trade mark matters.

Italy > EU and competition law

Trevisan & Cuonzo‘s experience includes assisting businesses with proceedings before the Italian and EU antitrust agencies, as well as with private enforcement actions before the Italian courts. Name partner Luca Trevisan, of counsel Mario Libertini and Vittorio Cerulli Irelli are the names to note.

Italy > Intellectual property

(Hall of Fame)

Luca TrevisanTrevisan & Cuonzo

Trevisan & Cuonzo has a primary focus on complex litigation, particularly in the life sciences sector. Described as ‘a very strong litigation team for pharmaceutical innovators’, the group assists clients with pharmaceutical patents, including those with cross border aspects. The practice also includes lawyers with expertise in technology law. Founding partners Luca Trevisan and Gabriel Cuonzo are ‘tremendously experienced’ and co-head the department with UK-qualified practitioner Julia Holden. Donatella Capelli is a patent litigator with experience of Italian and EU courts. Daniela Ampollini is another key individual.

Italy > Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

The ‘small but dedicated‘ team at Trevisan & Cuonzo assists multinational pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies with copyright and patent disputes. The co-heads of practice are founding partners and experienced IP lawyers Gabriel Cuonzo and Luca TrevisanDaniela Ampollini and Donatella Capelli are also highly regarded patent litigators. A key name at associate level is Luca Pellicciari who has been praised for his ‘attention to detail and ability and eagerness to engage with the technical aspects of the case.’