Giuseppe Abbruzzese

Title: Partner
Office: Milan
Languages: English, Italian

Giuseppe Abbruzzese coordinates the town planning practice of the Administrative department and the Real Estate department. He is constantly involved in transactions related to the construction, management, buying and selling of shopping malls and offices, logistic and industrial complexes, residential buildings, hospitality structures and tourist villages as well as energy production plants. Expert in administrative law, in particular with reference to town-planning, building, expropriation, environmental and energy issues, he gained remarkable experience in the proceedings for the issuance of administrative authorizations (trade licences for big and medium retail structures, cinematographic, hospitality, oil production and energy production plants) and in the drafting of real-estate contracts (sale and purchase agreements, works contracts, town-planning agreements).

He is admitted to practice before the Italian Supreme Court and provides assistance before the TAR (Regional Administrative Courts), the State Council and the Superior Court of Public Waters.

Giuseppe and his team have been awarded “Real Estate Lawyer of the Year” at the TopLegal Industry Awards and “Law firm of the year for Administrative Practice” at the TopLegal Awards. Giuseppe has been awarded “Development & Construction Lawyer of the Year” at the Legalcommunity Real Estate Awards both in 2022 and 2023.

Giuseppe is ranked in Chambers and Partners and mentioned as follows: “Giuseppe is very competent and always available“, “He offers a high-quality service” (2023), “He has always been ready to go the extra mile” (2022) “[praised for his] capacity to explain complex matters in a very simple way” (2020).

Giuseppe is also mentioned by The Legal 500 as a Leading Individual in “Real Estate and construction section” quoting testimonials as follows: “Giuseppe Abbruzzese is maybe the only administrative lawyer in the Italian market, constantly leading other departments in real estate extraordinary transactions” “Giuseppe Abbruzzese has a high level of expertise” (2024), “Great professionalism, combined with constant attention to customer needs. […] Timeliness in the intervention and constant presence of senior partners. Continuous presence of Giuseppe Abbruzzese during the management of matter” “Giuseppe Abbruzzese […] is prepared, available and very careful to grasp the underlying operational issues and to suggest viable solutions” (2022), “Giuseppe Abbruzzese and the team stand out for their ability to combine a high-level service with a humble and interpersonal approach” (2021).