Paolo Berruti


 Paolo Berruti



Law degree, University of Rome La Sapienza, Magna cum Laude

Postgraduate course in Roman Law and Rights of the Mediterranean East (1981-1982)

Qualification and relevant Register

Bar Association of Rome (1983)

Special Register of Lawyers qualified to plead before the Supreme Court and other Superior Jurisdictions (1997)


Italian, English


Skills Acquired

He carries out his professional activity with specific focus on issues of civil law and corporate commercial law, as well as certain aspects of administrative law related to regulatory and contractual activities. In particular, in the area of civil and commercial law, the activity is essentially oriented to the assistance and advice in favor of companies in contractual and corporate matters (drafting and negotiation of typical and atypical contracts; real estate transactions; industrial cooperation agreements, joint ventures, acquisition and sale of companies, licenses in industrial property matters, shareholders' agreements, acquisitions of shareholdings in companies), extending also to issues of competition and market law, as well as related judicial assistance; in the area of administrative law, the activity is directed to the assistance of companies in their relations with the public administration and the Independent Authorities, as well as in the related litigation before the Administrative Court (with regard, in particular, to the subjects of public contracts and related procedures for the selection of the contractor and the awarding of contracts, joint ventures and contracting authorities, management of services, concessionary and authorizing regimes in relation to the exercise of business activity and the use of state property). He also acts as arbitrator in Arbitration Boards in contractual (including international), corporate and public and private procurement matters.

Professional associations/previous practices

Partner of CBA Studio Legale e Tributario (2008-2019)
Founding partner of Studio Legale Agnoli Bernardi e Associati (2006-2008)
Pavia and Ansaldo Law Firm (1982-2006, Partner since 1993)
Law Firm Prof. Avv. Giovanni Compagno, Rome (1980 – 1982)

Positions, any prizes/awards

Since 2012, he has been an adjunct professor of civil law at the School of Specialization for the Legal Professions at Sapienza University of Rome;
he was appointed by the National Council of CONI as a member of the Sports Agents Examination Commission (2020).
winner of the “Alberto Pugliese Award” 2017, as an award intended for the lawyer who has distinguished himself in his professional activity and in the forensic institutions;
from 2014 to 2019 he was a full member of the Commission for Legal Aid at the Council of State;
from 2014 to 2018 he was a member of the Board of Directors of the School of Specialization for the Legal Professions – SSPL “La Sapienza University of Rome”;
2012, Component – appointed by the Superior Council of the Magistracy – of the Technical Commission for the evaluation of Magistrates for the assignment of the functions of Adviser to the Court of Cassation and Deputy Attorney General at the Court of Cassation;
2012, Chairman of the Central Commission at the Ministry of Justice for the Bar Examination, 2012 session;
since January 2011, he has been Federal Prosecutor of the Italian Golf Federation.
Former member of the Rome Bar Association (2004-2006) and member of the National Forensic Council (2007-2016).