Contentious and non-contentious advice in the areas of administrative law, competition law, privacy and data protection, telecommunications and regulated markets. Administrative law proceedings before the Competition and Markets Authority, the European Commission, the Italian Data Protection Authority, CONSOB (the Italian Commission for companies and the Stock Exchange), and the Italian Communications Authority. Merger control activity before national and EU authorities. Organisation and functioning of administrative bodies and companies controlled by them. Contracts for public works, services and supplies.

We specialise in the areas of administrative law, competition and anti-trust, privacy and data protection, telecommunications and regulated markets, advising domestic and international clients on relevant non-contentious matters and dealing with regulatory authorities, in addition to the relevant jurisdictions of the administrative courts, the regional administrative tribunal (TAR) and the State Council. Our clients include leading Italian and multinational corporates which carry out business in a wide variety of industrial and service businesses, including in the sectors of energy, oil & gas, banking and finance, fashion, digital & media, marketing and advertising, industrial manufacturing and telecommunications.

Our Administrative and Regulatory Law practice has developed a number of specific areas of focus, and offers advice and assistance primarily in the following areas:

Administrative law proceedings before the TAR and the State Council, including in the sectors of public contracts (works, services and supply), public services, transport, electronic communications and competition, commerce, energy, public utility services, transport, works of art and culture, environment and refuse, environment and refuse, building and urban planning, universities and teaching

Assistance and advice on contentious and non-contentious matters in the telecommunications market

Assistance and advice on taking part in tenders for public works and services

Assistance and advice in relation to the organisation and functioning of the public administration and of management of public sector companies

Non-contentious advice on matters of anti-trust, privacy and data protection and regulated markets, including the provision of internal strategies and policies in relation to privacy and data protection, anti-trust compliance and consumer law compliance, including related activities of audit and training

Assistance in relation to notifications and administrative law proceedings involving sanctions imposed by the Privacy Regulator, the Competition and Markets Authority and to the European Commission (DG COMP)