Andrea Atteritano

Andrea Atteritano


Email [email protected]​

Phone +39 06 6758 23 1

Fax +39 06 67582323

LanguagesEnglish, Italian, Spanish

Practice groupLitigation, Arbitration, and Employment

'He is a well-prepared and very experienced lawyer. He acts with great diligence and fully understands the company's needs.'

Chambers Europe 2017

'Very professional and knowledgeable', Andrea is responsible of the Rome litigation and arbitration practice.

Recognized for 'the great expertise in arbitration, the mediation skills and the great professionalism with which he tackles litigation', Andrea assists clients 'in a wide range of industry sectors spanning life sciences, finance, insurance and food and beverages' and 'has particular experience in corporate and insurance disputes'.

Whether it is a serial litigation over misselling of insurance products, a D&O claim or a shareholders' dispute, a post M&A arbitration or a follow on action, a complex commercial dispute or a matter of public or private international law (including on immunity and sanctions), Andrea is always on the top of things and knows how to make clients' life smooth and simple for a successful management of cases.

With his 15 years' experience and a strong academic background, Andrea 'impresses with brilliant advocacy skill' and mediations skills, advising on strategy to manage and reduce potential risk exposure in 'the client's best interests'.

Assistant Professor at Luiss Guido Carli (Rome) and Italian representative of the Hogan Lovells' Accountants' Liability group, Andrea authored various publications for the most important law reviews and publishing houses. 

Secretary of the editorial committee of the Italian Arbitration Law review, Andrea is also an active member of the Global Diversity & Inclusion Shadow Committee and of the Italian Diversity team, with particular focus on sexual orientation.

Awards and recognitions


Dispute resolution, Italy, Recommended
Legal 500 EMEA


Dispute resolution, Italy, Next Generation
Legal 500 EMEA


Acritas Star
Acritas Stars Independently Rated Lawyers


Dispute Resolution (Italy)
Chambers Global


Industry Focus: Luxury Goods
Legal 500 EMEA


Dispute Resolution
Legal 500 EMEA

Education and admissions


University of Oslo, 1998

Law Degree magna cum laude, Università LUISS Guido Carli Rome

PhD International and Domestic Arbitration, Università LUISS Guido Carli Rome

Representative experience

Assisting a French railway group in the appeal against a millionaire arbitral award relevant to the high speed rail system in Italy.

Assisting a multinational beverage corporation in a millionaire dispute for breach of contract, contract termination and unfair competition.

Assisting an international fund in a complex corporate dispute for the acquisition of the entire corporate capital of an Italian fashion house.

Assisting an IT global player in a post M&A arbitration for breach of R&Ws triggered by 80 third party claims pending in various jurisdictions.

Assisting the Indian Government in the enforcement of bank guarantees for €300 mln issued in the context of contract for the supply of helicopters.

Defending an insurance company in several cases for misselling and alleged lack of compliance of linked policies with the Italian Financial Act.

Assisting a Spanish manufacturer in an action brought by 70 companies for compensation of damages from a cartel sanctioned by Competition Authority.

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