Welcome to the law firm of Fogliani!

This is the website of the law firm of Fogliani, based in Rome, Italy. We deal mainly with questions of civil and administrative law, specialising in certain sectors; some of our partners also lecture on these subjects at Italian universities.

Sectors of activity   

As regards civil and administrative law, both national and international, we handle cases in the following areas:

  • transport of passengers (land, sea and air);

  • transport of goods (land, sea and air);

  • transport of goods and passengers by rail;

  • questions of sea and air navigation;

  • shipbuilding;

  • liability limitation procedures for ship owners;

  • sea and air accidents;

  • nautical and aeronautical work;

  • sailing for sports and leisure purposes;

  • yachting law;

  • sales and rental of leisure equipment/facilities;

  • port procedures for tourist and public ports and harbours;

  • private loss and liability insurance;

  • international private and procedural law;

  • international trade;

  • information, information technology and Internet matters;

  • trademarks and domain names;

  • pharmacies and pharmaceutical questions.


Legal services

The firm of Fogliani offers both court-related and out-of-court services. The latter include:

  • pre-contractual and contractual consultancy work,assistance in the negotiation and drafting of contracts,

  • assistance and defence in arbitration procedures,

  • preparation of the best means of reaching out-of-court settlements in disputes,

  • arbitration activities.


Our court-related services include:

  • defence in civil courts before courts dealing with substantive jurisdiction (justices of the peace, courts of appeal; regional courts handling issues relating to public waters) and legality (upper court handling issues relating to public waters, the court of cassation [supreme court of appeal] and the constitutional court)

  • defence in alternative dispute resolution procedures (national and international arbitration; arbitration procedures; ICANN assignment procedures for domain names, e.g. .it and .eu;
  • defence in all forms of administrative courts (administrative tribunals, upper court handling issues relating to public waters, the council of state [supreme court])

About this site


This site can be used for information about the partners and associates in the firm and their activities, both professional and academic. The site is also home to a legal library and offers links to sources of legal information in our sectors of activity.

The site can also be used for corresponding with us on any questions of a legal nature, professional or otherwise, provided that they meet the code of practice applicable to the profession.

Access to the website and the use of its contents is subject to the conditions of access, which we invite you to browse.

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