Nature of practice and clients
Mr Pisano is the managing partner of Studio Legale Pisano and in the course of his practice has successfully represented prominent individuals and entities in high-profile Italian criminal proceedings, including: three cases alleging international tax fraud involving the former Italian Prime Minister, in which Mr Pisano represented a well-known US movie producer; a case involving a claim for restitution of antiquities by the Italian Ministry of Culture, in which Mr Pisano represented a prominent US museum; a case alleging a fraudulent bankruptcy of managers and contractual parties of Parmalat SpA, including foreign banks, in which Mr Pisano represents a prominent external counsel of a US bank; a case alleging multiple homicide of workers of a multinational company manufacturing hazardous products, in which Mr Pisano was a member of the defence team; various cases of corruption and money laundering involving foreign entities and institutions, and their top officials; various cases of extradition and appeals in foreign jurisdictions (for example, the United States, Hong Kong, Switzerland and Monaco) against seizure and confiscation of assets. Mr Pisano also advises and represents various foreign governments.
Mr Pisano is a regular speaker at conferences and seminars in Italy and abroad on the subject of white-collar crime and mutual legal assistance and extradition. He is the author of several publications on the subject of business crime and mutual legal assistance.
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