Pierfilippo Capello

Senior Counsel

Pierfilippo is a senior counsel in the dispute resolution team.

Pierfilippo specialises in the full spectrum of Italian and international sports law.

He has been involved in sports law since 1998 and advises on a variety of matters, ranging from representing athletes and clubs in the negotiation and drafting of transfer/employment contracts and commercial contracts, to legal assistance in pre-contentious and contentious disputes involving clubs, FIFA intermediaries and/or athletes.

Pierfilippo is adjunct professor for Sports Law at Università LIUC in Varese Castellanza, for Civil and Sports Law at the University of Pavia (Medicine) and adjunct professor for the LL.M in Sports law degree at Milan University. In addition, he is a professor of sports law for IE University and the Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economía (Madrid).

Pierfilippo is also a Euroleague Basketball Dispute Resolution Chamber arbitrator.

Secretary Giulia Giubellini

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  • English
  • Italian