Francesco Mazzocchi focuses his practice on Italian and EU competition law. Francesco regularly represents clients in proceedings before the European Commission and the EU courts relating to state aid, cartel law, and abuse of dominant position. He is deeply experienced in merger control, especially in multi-jurisdictional filings before the Commission and the Italian Antitrust Authority and advises companies on issues related to anti-competitive behavior.
Francesco advises clients on a broad range of EU law-related matters, with an emphasis on regulated sectors such as banking, pharmaceuticals, media and telecommunications, including the representation of companies before the EU Court of Justice in direct actions and preliminary references submitted by Italian courts.
Francesco has wide-ranging experience in litigation and arbitration, including corporate law and sports law matters.
Moreover, he has deep experience in drafting distribution, license and sponsorship contracts, general sale conditions as well as other types of commercial contracts.