Matteo Maria Pratelli


  • M&A and extraordinary corporate transactions
  • Corporate law advice and corporate governance
  • Private clients, with a specific focus on corporate reorganizations and estate planning in inter-generational transitions
  • Corporate litigation
  • Foreign languages: English


  • Member of the Family Businesses & SMEs Focus Team
  • Member of the Private Clients Focus Team
  • Made partner in 2018
  • Joined the firm in 2003
  • Seconded to Slaughter and May (corporate/M&A group) in London (2009–2010)
  • He has experience on:
    • corporate matters and transactions
    • contentious M&A (both private and public) and shareholder activism
    • corporate litigation
  • Author of several publications on corporate law


  • Member of the Italian Bar
  • Honorary lecturer on business and corporate law at the University of Genoa
  • Member of the editorial board of the journal Giurisprudenza Commerciale (Commercial Law, Giuffrè editions)
  • Law degree from the University of Genoa