Raffaele Cassano


  • Administrative Law, with particular expertise in:
    • Judicial defence
    • Regulation and independent authorities
    • Public procurement
    • Urban Development Law
    • Environmental Law
  • Foreign languages: English


  • Joined the firm in 2018
  • Member of the Insurance Focus Team
  • Member of the Environmental Sustainability Focus Team
  • Previously a Partner at Studio Legale Clarich
  • Previously worked with major Italian and international firms

Ranking and Awards

The Legal 500 EMEA international legal directory lists Raffaele as an expert in administrative law in Italy.


“Raffaele Cassano: extremely competent, in-depth knowledge of the practices, ability to react in urgent cases.”

(The Legal500 EMEA)


  • Member of the Italian Bar (2001).
  • Admitted to practice before the Italian Supreme Court (Corte di Cassazione)
  • Master’s degree from Cornell Law School, Ithaca (New York) (2000)
  • Law degree from the LUISS Guido Carli University (1997)

BonelliErede strengthens its administrative law team with three of counsel - 14 March 2024

BonelliErede expands its administrative law team with the arrival of Biagio Giliberti and Francesco Marone. They join as of counsel at BonelliErede’s Rome and Milan offices, respectively. Biagio Giliberti, full professor of administrative law, has years of experience in public contracts, conc …

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Raffaele Cassano joins BonelliErede partnership - 19 June 2018

BonelliErede further strengthens its ranks with new administrative law partner – Raffaele Cassano. Raffaele (43) will join the Rome office in September, following many years at other major national and international law firms. He is expert at protecting clients’ interests in litigation and …

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