Firm Profile > Mondini Rusconi Studio Legale > Milan, Italy

Mondini Rusconi Studio Legale
20122 MILAN

Industry focus: Food Tier 1

Mondini Rusconi Studio Legale's food team is 'competent, responsive and always available', and demonstrates a high level of 'enthusiasm for its work'. The group is experienced in regulatory and compliance matters, consumer and advertising law, labelling and presentation, and food-related intellectual property (IP) and litigation. Head of team Giorgio Rusconi and senior associate Omar Cesana are advising a household-name Italian ham producer on regulatory and consumer laws applicable to its newly-modified recipe. The team also assisted a major fast food chain with the launch of a new children's menu, which included providing regulatory compliance advice on health and nutritional claims. Other notable clients include Lidl Italia and Dairy UK.

Dispute resolution Tier 3

Noted for its ‘exceptional competence, in particular in corporate and commercial law', Mondini Rusconi Studio Legale’s team ‘deeply understands clients’ needs’. ‘Outstanding lawyerPaolo Flavio Mondini and Giacomo Bonelli head the practice and often handle IP litigation, recently representing Gio Ponti’s heirs in a dispute against Cassina arising from the reproduction of the iconic Gio Ponti armchair. Other work includes acting for Montecristo in a dispute with Benchmark regarding an alleged infringement of Montecristo’s model rights, and representing Banca Popolare di Sondrio before the Consiglio di Stato regarding the constitutionality of a decree issued by banking regulation authority Banca d’Italia, which required the largest cooperative banks to convert to joint stock companies by the end of 2016.

Intellectual property Tier 3

At Mondini Rusconi Studio Legale, the team has ‘very solid experience in IP and copyright law’ and has ‘good litigation and negotiation instincts’. Founding partner Giorgio Mondini, Anna Carabelli, Fabio Ghiretti and associate Omar Cesana are recommended. The team’s recent workload includes representing Gio Ponti’s heirs and Molteni & C. in a dispute with Cassina regarding the right to reproduce an iconic Gio Ponti armchair, and acting for Paris-based music publisher Premiere Music with its plagiarism claim involving a very popular song written by the French musician Gilbert Montagné.

Industry focus: TMT Tier 4

Notable clients of Mondini Rusconi Studio Legale's TMT practice group include Warner Bros. and Warner Music Group. The firm advised an online audio distributor on advertising and marketing regulation, and IP issues. Giorgio Mondini is the head of the team, which includes Silvia Mondini Vitiello and associate Omar Cesana.

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 6

Mondini Rusconi Studio Legale assists with ongoing general corporate matters (including corporate governance matters), M&A, and venture capital and private equity transactions; it advised Warner Chappell Music Italiana on the acquisition of a majority stake in music publishing company, Cornucuore. Silvia Mondini Vitiello and Giorgio Rusconi co-head the corporate and M&A team.

The firm: Mondini Rusconi law firm has its main office in Milan, a few steps from the Duomo and from Piazza San Babila, at the very heart of the city, and a second office in Rome.

Established in 1969 by Giorgio Mondini and Giuseppe Rusconi, the firm has developed gradually over the years expanding its links with a large national and foreign clientele and with numerous major international law firms.

Mondini Rusconi offers a full range of legal services and counsel to companies. The firm is known for its international capabilities and its keen understanding, deepened over the years, of the approach and focus that characterises North American and European business.

10 Italian-admitted partners are supported by a team of associates to offer clients exceptional depth and breadth of services and experience. All attorneys speak several languages; in particular, they are comfortable in assisting clients, negotiating contracts and conducting business in general in English. In addition, the firm has a Spanish desk (since 2007), a French desk (2008), and a German desk (2009).

Mondini Rusconi lawyers are particularly proud of the value they offer for superior legal work.

This value is made possible through: exceptional continuity of carefully selected legal staff; effective teamwork among partners and associates; high standards for prompt and responsive service; a diverse range of skills and experience; and great flexibility in adapting the services offered to clients’ different specific needs.

The firm is aware that it is crucial to offer its clients a range of services comprising assistance in tax and accounting as well as legal matters. For this purpose Mondini Rusconi holds close collaboration relationships on a standing basis with external expert accountants and tax advisors.

Mondini Rusconi can also provide services of juridical translation of miscellaneous documents (such as case papers, agreements, etc) thanks to the presence of an in-house translator specialised in English and French and working in close collaboration with the lawyers of the firm.

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
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
Photo Name Position Profile
Avv Giacomo Bonelli  photo Avv Giacomo Bonelli
Avv Anna Carabelli  photo Avv Anna Carabelli
Avv Alessandro Fano  photo Avv Alessandro Fano
Avv Fabio Ghiretti  photo Avv Fabio Ghiretti
Avv Elena Granatello  photo Avv Elena Granatello
Prof Avv Paolo Flavio Mondini  photo Prof Avv Paolo Flavio Mondini
Avv Silvia Mondini Vitiello  photo Avv Silvia Mondini Vitiello
Avv Francesco Rusconi  photo Avv Francesco Rusconi
Avv Giorgio Rusconi  photo Avv Giorgio Rusconi
Mr Luca Tiberi photo Mr Luca Tiberi
Number of lawyers : 29