Mario Joseph Abate > Pavia e Ansaldo > Milan, Italy > Lawyer Profile

Pavia e Ansaldo
MILANO 20121

Work Department

Corporate and Commercial
Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity


Of Counsel

Head of Desk US

Focuses his activity on cross border transactions, private equity and M&A transactions.  He assists foreign and national corporations with international joint ventures and startups in Italy or abroad and advises clients on a regular basis on trusts and foundation related matters, with particular emphasis on art,  fashion and luxury markets,


Mario J. Abate is Of Counsel, conducting his profession in connection with the Desk US.


Italian, English, Spanish and French


Admitted to the Bar of the State of New York (March 2, 1992) and New Jersey (June 7, 1990) (USA)

Admitted to the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States, June 1997

Admitted to the Bar of the City of Naples (Italy) as practitioner attorney on December 4, 2012 and Notary Public for the State of New Jersey, January 2, 2007


Degree in Law, Federico II University, Naples (Italy), 2012

Georgetown University Law Center (LL. M. in International and Comparative Law, and Third Year JD law student), 1986

Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (Juris Doctor), 1984 

Drew University, The College of Liberal Arts – Madison, New Jersey (B.A in Political Science and Spanish Literature), 1982