Mr Luigi Mansani > Hogan Lovells International LLP > Milan, Italy > Lawyer Profile

Hogan Lovells International LLP
20123 MILAN

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IPMT - Milan




Luigi Mansani is a partner in the firm’s Milan office and heads the Italian Intellectual Property (IP) practice in Italy. He handles complex domestic and multi-jurisdiction litigation in all areas of IP, including patents, trademarks, designs, copyright, and unfair competition. Luigi has a broad expertise also in arbitrations and in non-contentious matters, with special regard to the management of IP portfolios worldwide. He is Full Professor of IP Law and Commercial Law at the University of Parma, Italy.


English, French, Italian




Full Professor of Intellectual Property Law, Università degli Studi di Parma, 2002, Full Professor of Commercial Law, Università degli Studi di Parma, 1994, Associate Professor of Commercial Law, Università degli Studi di Firenze, 1992, Assignee of Research Fellowship, Max-Planck Institute for International and Foreign Copyright, Patent and Competition Law, Munich, 1990, Law Degree, Università degli Studi di Parma, 1982

Lawyer Rankings

Italy > Intellectual property

(Hall of Fame)

Luigi Mansani

Hogan Lovells International LLP

Hogan Lovells International LLP‘s highly reputed IP department provides assistance and in-court representation in the full spectrum of IP law matters. The team provides an especially comprehensive trademark offering, which stands out for its ability to secure and maintain trademark registrations globally, thanks to the full integration in the firm’s world-wide IP network. Luigi Mansani is widely known for his publications in the fields of patent litigation and Giovanni Ghirardi handles patent disputes. The duo head the practice. Maria Luce Piattelli is noted.

Italy > Industry focus: Luxury goods

Hogan Lovells International LLP‘s team advises the retail and fashion industries at every level, from business restructuring to marketing, product compliance, distribution, advertising and operations; clients additionally benefit from its e-commerce, IP, privacy, data transfer, mobile payments and real estate law expertise. The key names are M&A specialists Antonio Di Pasquale and Luca Picone, patent expert Giovanni Ghirardi, IP head Luigi Mansani, and real estate leader Marco Rota Candiani. Arbitration specialist Andrea Atteritano was made partner in 2020, and Maria Luce Piattelli and Paola La Gumina are experienced counsels.