Mario Gallavotti is the founder of the Firm, he has concentrated his services in the media and entertainment sectors and in the sports law sector, conveying an important contribution to their development thanks to his professional skills associated with a profound knowledge of the reference scenarios and of the related operators.
He has received numerous awards from international legal publications such as Chambers Europe, Legal 500 and Media Law, in the media and sports sectors, where he has been consistently mentioned in the top positions of the leading national professional figures.
In the media and entertainment sector, Mario has provided legal advice in the production and distribution of important national and international cinematographic works, and has contributed as a member and consultant to commissions and bodies under public law to draft legislation of primary and secondary rank that have outlined the current national regulatory framework.
In the field of sports law, he has been involved in sports litigation at national and international level and has provided his counsel in matters of regulatory and commercial character relating to professional football, participating in working groups which, in agreement with the European Commission and national authorities have established the rules of the sector.
In the field of football, Mario was a member of national and international commissions and bodies and, after having assisted federations, confederations, clubs, leagues and athletes for many years, in 2018 he took over the management of the independent committees at FIFA, where he also deals with the development of international projects.
He has been invited to intervene all over the world in universities and specialization courses, seminars and conferences in the field of media law and sport, and he has contributed to the academic and doctrinal debate in the same sectors in magazines and specialized publications.