Federico Venturi Ferriolo

Associate | Milan

Federico is an associate in the corporate team.

He focuses on sports and media law, including advising athletes, agents, coaches, clubs, leagues and companies on sponsorship, endorsement and merchandising contracts, employment contracts, player transfers and third party-investments, national and international sports regulatory issues.

In addition, he regularly assists clients in national and international sports arbitration proceedings before FIFA, the Basketball Arbitral Tribunal (BAT) and the Court of Arbitration for Sports (TAS-CAS).

Secretary Jessica Longi

Track record





Acted for a number of clubs and players in successful actions before the FIFA Dispute Resolution Chamber and the Player Status Committee, inter alia regarding entitlement to training compensation, solidarity mechanism and overdue payables_._

Successfully defended a Serie A Club before the UEFA Appeals Body.

Assisted a prominent European basketball team in arbitration in arbitration proceedings before the Basketball Arbitral Tribunal (BAT).

Spain, 2015

Italy, 2015

‘Disciplinary Regulations in the Olympic Movement’, (with Mr Lucio Colantuoni) Andreotti/Geraldo (Eds), Justiça Desportiva Nacional, Internacional e Comparada - 2017

‘Sports Law in Russia’, KMSLA Edition - 2016

‘The International Tennis Federation’, Giustizia Sportiva Internazionale (Michele Colucci, Sport Law and Policy Center) - May 2015

Sports Law Research Centre

Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economia

Italian Sports Lawyers Association

Lecturer at the postgraduate Course in ‘Diritto Sportivo e Giustizia Sportiva – Lucio Colantuoni’, University of Milan

Lecturer at the undergraduate Course in ‘Diritto Sportivo e Contratti Sportivi’, University of Milan



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