Raffaella M. Pileri Attorney at Law




Piazza IV novembre, 36 - 06123 Perugia


+39-075-572 5884
+39-347-981 4151


Professional Mediator


Bar Association of Perugia Italy (1998)
Mediation Institute in collaboration with Perugia Bar Association

professional experiences

Esercizio ultradecennale della professione forense:
- Studio Legale Pileri Associazione Professionale, Law firm, Perugia, Italy (2002-present)
- Studio Legale Mucci – Associazione Professionale, Law firm, Perugia, Italy (1995-2001)

professional skills

- Litigation: Civil and Commercial law, International sales of goods and international payments, cross-borders dispute, insolvency.
- Negotiation and draft of International Contracts in the following areas: Real Estate, International Trade Law, distribution, agency, licensing, IP, private equity

personal skills

Direction and management of a law boutique firm


University of Perugia, (1995)
Law Degree, Magna cum laude

Pepperdine University School of Law – Straus Institute, Malibu (CA) (2010)
Mediating the litigated cases

UMKC and the Italian National Bar Association - Kansas City Missouri (2010)
Global Legal, Business and Economic

JAMS San Francisco (CA) (2010)
Shadowing mediation sessions (construction, employment, torts, banking and financing disputes)

Hastings Law School California (2010)
Mediation class

Bar Association, Perugia, Italy (2010)
Intensive Course for Mediators

Centre for Languages University of Perugia (2010)
Intensive Course on “English for Lawyers and Case Law”

King's College London (2009)
Intensive Course: “European Economic Law – Diritto del Mercato unico e della concorrenza”

ADR Center – Hamline University (2008)
International Course on Making and Saving Deals in the International Business Environment

A 70 hour course, fully accredited by the American Bar Association, taught in English, on negotiating transactions and resolving business disputes internationally. Topics covered: law of international deal-making with a focus on different types of transactions: sale of goods, franchising, mergers and acquisitions, the basic legal principles governing the international sale of goods, international arbitration

British Institute of International and Comparative law. Londra-Oxford (2007)
Intensive Course on: “Foreign Investment Protection and International Arbitration”

Issues: Private international law aspects of international contracts; Investment contracts and the growth of international arbitration of disputes arising from them; special issues arising from international energy resource contracts; negotiations of contracts in different legal and cultural systems; role of EU in harmonising commercial and trade law

SEU, Centre of European studies, Perugia (2006/2007)
Intensive Course on: European Law and Institutions; International Legal English Certificate

A. Berliri Institute. University of Bologna (2000/2001)
Course on Fiscal Law and International Fiscal Law

One year course on fiscal issues of contracts, securitisations, mergers and acquisition, formation of foreign companies, The Netherland tax system

University of Malta (2000)
Intensive Course on “Common Law Systems”, “Contract Law”, “Company Law”, “Business English and negotiating”

Hague Academy of International Law - UN International Court of Justice. The Hague (1993)
Course on ”Public International Law”


italian: mother tongue
english: excellent
french: good

computer skills

Microsoft Office, Word, Internet

Raffaella Pileri