Mondini Bonora Ginevra Studio Legale > Milan, Italy > Firm Profile

Mondini Bonora Ginevra Studio Legale
Corso di Porta Vittoria, 5
20122 Milan

Italy > Industry focus: Food Tier 1

MONDINI BONORA GINEVRA Studio Legale’s dedicated food law department assists clients in and out of court on matters relating to all stages of the food production and sale processes. It also keeps its clients appraised of the changing regulations, domestic and European. Team head Giorgio Rusconi, has significant experience in matters relating to food hygiene, labelling, geographical indications and packaging in the industry. Within the practice, Laura Carrara advises clients on regulatory matters, compliance and crisis management while Omar Cesana specialises in IP matters relating to food products.

Practice head(s):

Giorgio Rusconi

Other key lawyers:


‘Fantastic team, very professional.’

‘Giorgio Rusconi, Omar Cesana and Laura Carrara are great professionals available and prepared.’

‘Giorgio Rusconi and Omar Cesana are extremely well experienced in the field of food and consumer products law.’

Key clients

Acetificio Marcello De Nigris

Acetificio Toschi

Affinity Petcare

Alia Insect Farm



Azienda Agricola Bregoli Rossi




BERTAGNI 1881 s.r.l.


Botanical Club

Brenna Chimica


Castel Freres



Consorzio Aceto Balsamico di Modena

Consorzio C3

Coop Nord Ovest

De Cecco


Distillerie Fratelli Branca

Dolce Genuino Italia

Domca S.A.U.

Domenis 1898

Drogerie markt (DM)

Eat Meat


Enjoy Chips





Forno d’Asolo


Gastronomia Toscana

Ghirardi Prosciutti





Humana Italia


Katjes Candies

INEF s.r.l.


Kelly Deli



Lidl Italia


Magnani Salumi

Maxi Di

Maxi S.r.l.

Montefarmaco OTC SPA

Nutraceutical International Corporation




Paris Tobacco

Pasta Sgambaro

Pastificio Rana

Piatti Freschi Italia

Planet farm

Plastica Alfa





Ruggeri & C.

Rustichella d’Abruzzo

Salumificio Fratelli Beretta

Smile Foods

The Longevity Suite

Treasury Wine Estates



VR Aceti s.r.l.

Wanela Manor di Emanuela Novello

Work highlights

  • Assisting the client on an ongoing basis and has been involved in drafting and reviewing contracts with suppliers and business partners, as well as with distributors in foreign countries.
  • Advised the client with respect to several pet food law issues related to the presentation and advertising of the products either in connection with the development of new products and with respect to the launch of new marketing campaigns.
  • Advised the client in the start-up phase, helping in the revision of product presentation and labelling both at the national and EU level.

Italy > Intellectual property

Mondini Bonora Ginevra Studio Legale is a popular choice among clients in multiple industries, including television and music, publishing, cosmetics, food and automotive, which turn to the team for advice on contentious and non-contentious issues related to trademark and patent enforcement and infringement, copyright and unfair competition claims. Led by copyright work specialist Giorgio Mondini and patent infringement and trademark litigation expert Carlo Ginevra, the department includes Silvia Mondini, noted for her expertise in the media, social media and entertainment industries, and Fabio Ghiretti, who focuses on the music, entertainment and fashion sectors. Andrea Marchetti is recommended for patent and software matters; Francesca Milani is an expert in trademark issues and data protection; and Valeria Giugliano is the key contact for marketing and advertising issues.

Practice head(s):

Giorgio Mondini; Carlo Ginevra


‘The team is extremely qualified and specialised. The synergy between them makes the team very strong and focused on the topics.’

‘Each professional is very accurate and every single topic is analysed and examined to avoid any misunderstanding.’

‘The Mondini Bonora Ginevra Law Firm combines notable high-level expertise in the field of Intellectual Property.’

‘The professionals of the firm I had the opportunity to work with have all proved to be very skilled and experienced.’

Key clients

RAI Radiotelevisione Italiana Spa

EFFE 2005 Gruppo Feltrinelli Spa

Wise Music Group

Show Bees Srl

Work highlights

  • Advised Giangiacomo Feltrinelli Editore on a lawsuit brought by the heir of the author of a famous Italian novel in a dispute regarding the granting of a license to adapt the literary work for a television series.
  • Advised RAI on a lawsuit, filed before the Court of Milan, regarding the use of the repertoire of phonograms administered by SCF about RAI’s refusal to agree to the terms of a new licensing standard.
  • Advised Wise Music on the protection against an unauthorised adaptation of a famous song published on various music streaming platforms.

Italy > Dispute resolution Tier 3

Mondini Bonora Ginevra Studio Legale represents clients from a wide array of sectors, including IP, commercial and corporate law, in a range of disputes. Paolo Flavio Mondini is noted for his expertise in corporate, commercial and financial law. He heads the practice alongside Claudio Bonora, who is known for his banking and financial services expertise.

Practice head(s):

Paolo Flavio Mondini; Claudio Bonora

Other key lawyers:

Valerio Pennetta


‘The team is very efficient, agrees on strategies with clients and executes its work promptly while maintaining attention to detail.’

‘The team is helpful, friendly and very professional.’

‘Extremely competent team offering a multiplicity of high-quality resources and excellent expertise.’

‘Valerio Pennetta is dynamic, has a very practical and direct attitude, avoiding getting lost in theoretical or useless discussions.’

‘Paolo Mondini is very competent in commercial law and in the practice of arbitration; Valerio Pennetta is a promising jurist.’

‘Paolo Mondini is an outstanding professional capable of solving complex problems with solutions that can be quickly accepted by the counterparty.’

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Work highlights

  • Assisting ANAS in corporate litigation, where the company that manages the Monte Bianco tunnel (SITMB S.p.a.), claims violation of bylaws and statutory regulation.
  • Advised Bettineschi’s family on the sale of a minority stock in Trebi Generalconsult.
  • Advising private individuals in over 15 cases where they challenge the validity of resolutions of condominium meetings approving work of an extraordinary nature which, according to a special Italian regulation, should be entirely subsidized by the State.

Italy > Industry focus: TMT Tier 5

Mondini Bonora Ginevra Studio Legale is routinely engaged by clients from the media and entertainment industries for advice on advertising and promotion regulations, commercial contracts and M&A. Further core workflows of the practice include copyright and trademarks, where Giorgio Mondini advises on both regulatory and contentious matters. Media, internet and entertainment expert Silvia Mondini is recognised for handling privacy rights protection, advertising issues and sale of companies, while Fabio Ghiretti is a go-to choice for advice on new and innovative technologies.

Practice head(s):

Giorgio Mondini; Silvia Mondini

Other key lawyers:

Key clients



RAI Radiotelevisione Italiana S.p.a.

Wise Music Group

IF – Idee Editoriali Feltrinelli

Show Bees S.r.l.

Ponderosa Music and Arts S.r.l.

Work highlights

  • Advised RAI, the company for public service broadcasting in Italy, in litigation regarding the use of the repertoire of phonograms administered by SCF, the most important collecting society in Italy in the recording business.
  • Advised ASEA on a proceeding before the Italian antitrust authority against ASEA, SIAE and others, for anti-competitive agreement in the field of primary and secondary distribution of equitable compensation on private copying.
  • Advised Wise Music Group on various IP and TMT matters and in particular, in the protection against unauthorised adaptation of a famous song published on various music streaming platforms.

The firm: Founded by the professionals of the historic Milanese firms Mondini Rusconi (founded in 1969), Bonora e Associati (founded in 2000) and Rapisardi e Ginevra (active for more than 50 years), Mondini Bonora Ginevra represents a point of reference in the fields of industrial, commercial, banking and financial law.

We operate successfully and with dedication in all areas of commercial law, with a special focus on intellectual property, corporate, banking and finance law, as well as the utilities and energy sectors, employment law and data protection. In all areas we offer out-of-court advice and assist in litigation and arbitration. Our lawyers have specialist skills but maintain a solid generalist base, which is necessary to address complex issues.

We provide legal services specific to the industry sector in which our national and international clients operate. We are aware of the importance of a thorough understanding of the business in question, which is why we have combined our activities by practice area with those by industry sector. Our lawyers are distinguished by a specialist approach to support management in making strategic business decisions.

Our aim is to ensure highly specialised legal services on an independent basis, with a focus on a personal, trusting, and long-term relationship with clients and a practical and proactive approach.

Department Name Email Telephone
Intellectual property Giorgio Mondini
Intellectual property Giacomo Bonelli
Intellectual property Fabio Ghiretti
Intellectual property Silvia Mondini Vitiello
Intellectual property Anna Carabelli
Banking and finance Paolo Flavio Mondini
Dispute resolution – litigation and arbitration Giacomo Bonelli
Dispute resolution – litigation and arbitration Paolo Flavio Mondini +3902777351
Dispute resolution – litigation and arbitration Francesco Rusconi
Mergers and acquisitions Silvia Mondini
Mergers and acquisitions Giorgio Rusconi
Mergers and acquisitions Paolo Flavio Mondini
Competition Giacomo Bonelli
Competition Fabio Ghiretti
Employment/social security Giorgio Rusconi
IT and e-commerce Anna Carabelli
IT and e-commerce Fabio Ghiretti
Energy Luca Tiberi
Media and entertainment Anna Carabelli
Media and entertainment Silvia Mondini Vitiello
Corporate and commercial Luca Tiberi
Corporate and commercial Giorgio Rusconi
Commercial property/real estate Luca Tiberi
Telecommunications Giorgio Mondini
Telecommunications Anna Carabelli
Telecommunications Silvia Mondini Vitiello
Food law Giorgio Rusconi
Insurance law Francesco Rusconi
Privacy and data protection Silvia Mondini Vitiello
International contracts Claudio Bonora
Banking and finance Claudio Bonora
Mergers and acquisitions Claudio Bonora
Intellectual property Carlo Ginevra
Merger & Acquisition Daniele Giombini
Banking and finance Daniele Giombini
Corporate and commercial Daniele Giombini
Number of lawyers : 30