Associates

There are several professionals associated with law firm Studio Legale Astolfi and Partners 
Here are the partners’s profiles:

Lorenzo Marangoni

Lawyers’ Registry of Milan. Authorized to practice at the Superior Court since 2012.

Education: Università Cattolica of Milano (1995).

Professional activities: He works in the field of Criminal Law with prevailing in the healthcare sector and the pharmaceutical and nutraceutical industry. Provides legal assistance to associations and in relationships with the Ministry of Health in the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and cosmetic and is involved in consulting on labeling and advertising, as well as management of litigation before the Antitrust Authority and Self-Regulation Advertising Institute. He joined the firm since 2000

Author: “La nuova competenza penale del giudice di pace”, 2001; “Sul concorso tra i reati di comparaggio e corruzione nell’ambito dell’esercizio dell’attività di informazione scientifica - Nota alla sentenza della corte di cassazione, sezione I penale, N. 42750 del 20 novembre 2007”, 2008; “Commento alla iniziativa Aifa relativa all’ “Apertura sistema informatico – Presentazione alle aziende del nuovo sistema per la ricognizione dei medicinali omeopatici”, 2012; “Cosmetici: il marchio “falso d’autore” è nullo in quanto allude ad un’attività illecita. Nota alla sentenza del Tribunale di Napoli – Sezione Proprietà Industriale e Intellettuale n. 539 del 14 gennaio 2013”, 2013. Member of the editing board: “Rassegna di diritto farmaceutico e della salute”.

Languages: Italian and English

Patrizio Melpignano

Lawyers’ registry fo Milan, Admitted Supreme Court.

Education: University of Bari (cum laude, 1993).

Professional activities: Patrizio Melpignano’s practice is focuses on civil, commercial, corporate, financial intermediates, [banking law, medical liability and industrial relationships]. He regularly advises shareholders, directors, companies, partnerships, audit firms and auditors and represents them before the ordinary courts and arbitration panels. He was ammitted in Studio Legale Astolfi in 2001.

Author: “La giurisdizione della Corte dei Conti per danno erariale nei confronti del farmacista”, 2003. “La sufficienza della firma del cliente con attestazione, da parte della banca, della ricezione di una copia nel contratto quadro in materia di servizi di investimento”, Diritto Bancario.it, 2016. Membro del comitato di redazione: “Rassegna di diritto farmaceutico e della salute”.

Languages: Italian and English.

Francesca Di Marco

Lawyers’ Registry of Milan. Admitted Supreme Court.

Education: University of Milan (1996).

Professional activities: Francesca Di Marco joined Studio Legale Astolfi in 2000 and since then has improved her skills in health legislation, with particular reference to liability issues and professional medical hospital, as well the related insurance law implications.

She provides on regular basis assistance and advice both in civil, commercial and social security fields, in front of ordinary courts, as well as in matters of extrajudiciary litigation or issues, with regard to issues relating to health care facilities and individual operators.

Member of the editing board: “Rassegna di diritto farmaceutico e della salute”.

Author: "Il nuovo sistema della responsabilità sanitaria: contenuti e criticità della L. 24/2017" in Rass. dir. farm. e della salute 2017; "Responsabilità sanitaria: la nuova L. 24/2017 in vigore dal 1 aprile 2017", in Riabilitazione Oggi, vol. 3/2017; "Ddl Gelli: il testo all'esame del Senato dopo le modifiche apportate dalla Commissione Igiene e Sanità" in Riabilitazione Oggi vol. 1/2017; "Ddl Gelli - Disposizioni in materia di responsabilità sanitaria" in Riabilitazione Oggi vol. 4/2016; “Responsabilità sanitaria: identificazione o distinzione tra struttura e medico e profili applicativi”, in Bollettino SICCH - Società Italiana di Chirurgia Cardiaca, giugno/luglio 2015; “Sulla competenza esclusiva dell’AGCM in materia di pratiche commerciali scorrette” (nota al nuovo art. 27, comma 1-bis, del Codice del Consumo), in Rass. Dir. Farm. 2014; “La legittimazione delle associazioni professionali e degli organi istituzionali nella tutela dei diritti dei professionisti” (nota a sentenza Trib. Milano 17 ottobre 1997), in Il Foro padano 1998. Member of the editing board: “Rassegna di diritto farmaceutico e della salute”.

Languages: Italian and French.

Francesco Zanichelli

Lawyers’ Registry of Milan.

Education: University of Parma, (cum laude, 1997).

He carries out his professional activity in the field of commercial law, with particular reference to the areas of corporate law, banking, financial intermediation and bankruptcy. He carries out judicial and extrajudicial assistance to banks, corporations and to company's members of the management and control. He joined the law firm since 2004.

Author: “L’utilizzo dell’e-mail a fini pubblicitari: dallo spamming al permission marketing”, 2001. Member of the editing board: “Rassegna di diritto farmaceutico e della salute”.

Languages: Italian, French and English.

Annalisa Cecchi

Lawyers’ Registry of Milan.

Education: University of Pavia (cum laude, 2001), University Bocconi of Milan – University of Pavia, post graduate specialization (70/70, 2003). Collaboration in the project “European Constitution”, University of Pavia, Public Law Institute, Faculty of Political Sciences, 2003-2004.

Professional activities: Annalisa Cecchi joined Studio Legale Astolfi in 2003 and since then has improved her skills in pharmaceutical and health legislation, of cosmetic products and food supplements, providing assistance to companies of the relevant  fields. She also provides on regular basis assistance and advice both in civil and administrative fields, in front of ordinary and/or administrative courts, as well as in matters  of extrajudiciary litigation or issues, relating to typical pharmacy’s issues of any kind such  as specific topics relating farmacy as a business and relationships between pharmacists and Public Administration. Member of the editing board: “Rassegna di diritto farmaceutico e della salute”.

Author: “La normativa regionale toscana sulle proiezioni delle sedi farmaceutiche supera le censure di incostituzionalità sollevate in un giudizio proposto avanti il Tar Toscana”, 2010; “La riforma dell’ordinamento farmaceutico ai sensi dell’art. 11 d.l. 24 gennaio 2012, n. 1, convertito nella l. 24 marzo 2012, n. 27: prime interpretazioni della norma in giurisprudenza”, 2013; “Il riassorbimento di sedi farmaceutiche nel nuovo contesto normativo introdotto dall’art. 11 Decreto Cresci Italia”, 2013; “Il criterio demografico per l’istituzione di nuove farmacie in Austria al vaglio della Corte di Giustizia e possibili ripercussioni sull’ordinamento italiano – Nota alla sentenza della Corte di Giustizia UE del 13 febbraio 2014, nel procedimento C-367/12”, 2014; “La sospensione dell’efficacia dei requisiti per il trasferimento della titolarità di farmacia”, 2015.

Languages: Italian, English and Spanish.

Alberto Astolfi

Lawyers’ Registry of Pavia.

Education: University of Salamanca, University of Pavia (2001). 

Professional activities: He is a civil, commercial and corporate lawyer, focused on national and international agency and distribution law, banking and financial law, insolvency law and medical malpractice.  He advises national and international clients and represents them in courts and before arbitration panels. He is associated with Studio Legale Astolfi since 2001. Member of the editing board “Rassegna di diritto farmaceutico e della salute”.

Languages: Italian and English.

Sara Bravi

Lawyers’ Registry of Piacenza. Admitted Supreme Court (2017)

Education: University of Parma (110/110, 2000).

Professional activities: She works in the field of civil law, mainly in the context of contracts and civil liability (in particular, healthcare liability and product liability). She works also in the field of the protection of personal data (privacy). She gives extrajudicial assistance, as well as judicial assistance in front of ordinary courts, to natural persons and/or companies. She joined the law firm in 2006.

Author: “Informazioni degli istituti di credito all’Autorità Giudiziaria e diritto al rimborso delle spese”, 2001; “Responsabilità penale e attività medica in équipe”, 2005; “Amministratore di sostegno e consenso informato: profili ricostruttivi ed interpretativi alla luce dei recenti orientamenti”, 2006; “Normativa sui cookie e chiarimenti del Garante nell’imminenza dell’entrata in vigore”, 2015. Member of the editing board: “Rassegna di diritto farmaceutico e della salute”.

Languages: Italian, English and French.

Valentina Astolfi

Lawyers’ Registry of Pavia.

Education: University of Pavia (2001). Member of the editing board: “Rassegna di diritto farmaceutico e della salute”.

She carries out his professional activities in the field of civil, commercial and corporate law, with particular regard to the sectors of professional liability and specifically medical, family law, banking, debt collection and enforcement actions. She carries out judicial and extrajudicial assistance to corporations and companies. She operates both in the office of Milan, both at the law firm of Pavia. She joined the law firm since 2004.

Languages: Italian, English and French.

Emanuele Poggi

Lawyers’ Registry of Milan.

Education: University of Milan (J.D., 1998).

Professional activities: Emanuele Poggi’s practice is focuses on civil, commercial, corporate, and insurance law, [contracts, medical liability and industrial relationships]. He regularly advises shareholders, directors, companies, partnerships, audit firms and auditors and represents them before the ordinary courts and arbitration panels. He was ammitted in Studio Legale Astolfi in 2008. Professor of Labour Law at the University Master First Level “Nursing Management for coordination functions of the health professions” – Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore Rome, the seat of Cotignola (RA). Member of the editing board: “Rassegna di diritto farmaceutico e della salute”.

Languages: Italian and English.

Annalisa Scalia

Lawyers’ Registry of Pavia. Admitted Supreme Court.

Education: University of Pavia (1997).

Professional activities: She provides legal advice, contractual and legal assistance, in judicial and extra-judicial field, both before civil and administrative court, with particular regard to the areas of civil and commercial law, and pharmaceutical and healthcare law. She joined the firm in 1998.

Author: “Il rapporto farmacie – popolazione e le esigenze di assistenza farmaceutica locale”, 1998; “I ricorsi amministrativi” ne “Il Formulario di diritto amministrativo – Formulario annotato della giustizia amministrativa”, CEDAM, 2000; “Le sperimentazioni cliniche e il ruolo delle strutture sanitarie private”, 2002; “Sulla vendita di medicinali on line”, 2012; “Vendita di edicinali on line: recepita la Direttiva UE”, 2014. Member of the editing board: “Rassegna di diritto farmaceutico e della salute”.

Languages: Italian, English.

Marco Marzani

Lawyers’ Registry of Milan.

Education: University of Pavia (2010). Ph.D Student in Labour Law and Industrial Relations (University of Pavia).

Author: Autore: “Organizzazioni di tendenza: ragion d’essere della tutela della “tendenza” e riluttanza della giurisprudenza a ripensare l’ampiezza della fattispecie derogatoria”, 2012; “La disciplina del licenziamento per motivi discriminatori o illeciti”, 2012; “Convertito in legge il decreto lavoro 20 marzo 2014, n. 34 – cd. Job Act”, 2014; “La Corte di Cassazione ammonisce sul ricorso ad agenti per lo svolgimento di attività di informazione medico scientifica”, 2015; “Riforma del lavoro atto secondo: superata (o quasi) la reintegrazione con il nuovo contratto a tutele crescenti”, 2015; with lawyer Sara Bravi: “Normativa sui cookie e chiarimenti del Garante nell’imminenza dell’entrata in vigore”, 2015;

Adjunct professor in labor law at the University of Varese; Ordinary Member of the Certification Commission Of Employment Contracts (University of Pavia); Member of Statutory auditors of Fondazione Ravasi Garzanti (2014); Member of Italian Association of Labour Law and Social Security (A.I.D.L.A.S.S.); Member of the editing board: “Rassegna di diritto farmaceutico e della salute”.

Languages: Italian, English.

Claudia Pasturenzi

Lawyers’ Registry of Pavia.

Education: University of Pavia (2010).

Professional activities: She provides legal consulting and assistance, in judicial and extrajudicial fields, in both civil and administrative matters, with particular reference to the pharmaceutical and healthcare law.

Author: “Procreazione medicalmente assistita di tipo eterologo: panoramica dopo la sentenza della Consulta n. 162/2014”, 2014. Member of the editing board: “Rassegna di diritto farmaceutico e della salute”.

Languages: Italian, English and French.

Lucia Liotta

Lawyers’ Registry of Milano.

Education: Universidad de Valencia (Erasmus 2006), University of Palermo LUMSA (2009). Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan, post graduate specialization (2011). Business School Sole 24 Ore, Milan, Master degree in public procurement and international procurement (2015).

Professional Experience: She performs her professional activity in the field of administrative law, with particular reference to the pharmaceutical and sanitary area, having gained significant experience concerning authorization and accreditation of healthcare facilities, negotiating agreements, health professions, issues relating pharmacies, public procurement, concessions and project financing.

Member of the editing board “Rassegna di diritto farmaceutico e della salute”.

Author: Clausola di adesione e compatibilità con il diritto comunitario: rinvio pregiudiziale alla Corte di Giustizia dell’UE (nota a Consiglio di Stato, sez. VI, ord. n. 1690 dell’11 aprile 2017)”, 2017; with lawyer Mauro Putignano “La disciplina del soccorso istruttorio alla luce dei più recenti sviluppi giurisprudenziali e del nuovo Codice dei contratti pubblici”, 2016.

Languages: italian, english, spanish and french.

Mauro Putignano

Lawyers’ Registry of Milan.

Education: Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di Milano (1995). Teaching assistant in administrative law I - Administrative Law II (administrative justice) (Carlo Cattaneo University of Castellanza; 2001-2013). Teaching assistant in Science of Administration (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di Milano, 2014)

Professional activities: Study’s activities, consultancy, representation and legal defense in civil, administrative, accounting and tax Courts, in favor of private or public administrations. Participation in tender committees for the award of public contracts. Tutoring and teaching activities at university masters. He deals especially about legal issues of administrative law, with particular reference to the pharmaceutical and healthcare area (authorization, accreditation and negotiated agreements; health professions), as well as issues relating to the activities and functioning of local authorities, their relationships with affiliated companies and dealers, public procurement, personnel, urban planning, construction and the environment. Member of the editing board: “Rassegna di diritto farmaceutico e della salute”. 

Languages: Italian, English.