Augusto Praloran


  • M&A, corporate law and business contracts
  • Key sectors:
    • fashion, luxury goods and design
    • food and catering
    • industrial machinery and equipment
  • Foreign languages: English


  • Member of the Infrastructure, Energy & Ecological Transition
  • Member of the Private Equity Focus Team
  • Country Partner for India
  • Made partner in 2019
  • Joined the firm in 2008
  • Worked as a trainee and junior associate for a leading international law firm (2003–2006) and a major Italian law firm (2007)
  • Seconded to Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A. Shroff & Co. in Mumbai, India (2012)

Ranking and Awards

The Legal 500 EMEA international legal directory lists Stefano as an expert in Italy in private equity.


“Eliana Catalano and Augusto Praloran are recommended for their competence, but also for their approach to counterparts, which is much appreciated. They always aim to find solutions without legal obstinacy.”

(The Legal 500 EMEA)


  • Member of the Italian Bar
  • Law degree from Bocconi University of Milan

BonelliErede announces seven new partners - 4 February 2019

On 2 February, the partners’ meeting approved the appointment of seven new partners: Riccardo Bicciato, Riccardo Bordi, Marco De Leo, Gabriele Malgeri, Nicola Marchioro, Augusto Praloran and Francesca Secondari. Riccardo Bicciato (45) joined the firm in 2010 and specialises in banking and fin …

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BonelliErede teams up with Private Equity Insights for the 3rd Italian Private Equity Conference in Milan - 5 October 2017

BonelliErede’s Private Equity Focus Team has teamed up with Private Equity Insights for the 3rd Italian Private Equity Conference today in Milan. The annual conference is the foremost private equity event dedicated to top tier industry experts in Italy and Southern Europe. It provides invalua …

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