Matteo Maria Pratelli

Partner and General Counsel

+39 010 84621

Main office: Genoa

Focus Team: Family Businesses & SMEs, Private Clients


  • Corporate law advice
  • M&A and extraordinary corporate transactions
  • Corporate litigation
  • Private clients
  • Foreign languages: English


  • Member of the Family Businesses & SMEs Focus Team
  • Member of the Private Clients Focus Team
  • General Counsel for the firm since 2023
  • 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 in:
    • corporate matters and transactions
    • corporate and M&A litigation and arbitration
    • assistance to private clients in reorganisations of companies and assets
    • 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