Stella Riberti

Senior associate | Milan

Secretary Marta Valente


Stella is a senior associate in the corporate team.

Her practice focuses on sports and media, advising athletes, agents, coaches, clubs, leagues and companies active in the sports industry on a wide range of sports law matters, including assisting on both contractual and regulatory issues as well as representing in international sports arbitration proceedings.
In addition, Stella advises domestic and foreign clients on international commercial agreements e.g. supply, distribution, agency, consultancy, licence and e-commerce.

Stella is a member of the Federal Tribunal of the Italian Athletics Federation (FIDAL) and, between 2019 and 2023, was a member of the Federal Tribunal of the Italian Ice Sports Federation (FISG).

She is also a member of the "Partnership&Education" Committee of the Swiss Association WomenInSportsLaw, head of the "Sport&Business" Commission of the Italian Sports Lawyers Association as well as a member of the "Olympialex Review" Editorial Board.

Stella has been lecturing for several years on sports related matters at the Master in International Sports Law at the ISDE University in Madrid and at the "Post-graduate course on sports law and sports justice Lucio Colantuoni" at the Statale University of Milan. 

She has authored numerous publications on sports law related issues and is frequently invited to speak at national and international sports law conferences.
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Me in a minute

I am passionate about sports in all its forms.

Having always been passionate about sports in all its forms, I feel privileged to practice in a profession which allows me to unite my two main interests, law and sports, and work for the love of it. There is no profession I could work in with greater enthusiasm and consideration.