Marco Graziani

Title: Partner
Offices: Milan, Rome
Languages: English, French, Italian, Spanish

Marco Graziani has extensive experience in all areas of tax law and is the co-head of the Tax Law Department. He is actively involved in the structuring of sophisticated M&A, private equity, financing, restructuring and real estate deals, as well as in the designing of complex financial instruments and in the establishment of European and Italian fund structures. Mentioned by several legal directories, Marco Graziani has also developed practical skills for efficiently assisting MNEs in managing relationships with the tax authorities, from drafting and negotiating rulings and APAs, to representing clients in tax investigations, settlements and appeals.

He teaches real estate taxation at LUISS Business School in Rome. He is a member of IFA (International Fiscal Association) and of IBA (International Bar Association), as well as of the Legal&Tax Committee of AIFI (the Italian Association of Private Equity and Venture Capital firms).

In 2018, Marco won the prize as “Tax Real Estate Lawyer of the Year” at the Legalcommunity Tax Awards.

He is regularly mentioned as a leading Italian tax expert in Chambers and Partners, as follows: “Very flexible, and very good on structuring and VAT issues” (2020), “very accessible, pragmatic, solution-oriented and precise in his advice” (2019), “he is very well prepared” (2018), “an excellent adviser with deep relevant experience, pragmatism” and an “excellent approach on cross-border issues” (2017), “he is recommended by clients for his solutions-orientated approach” (2016), “he is a reliable person at ease with the authorities and with his excellent technical background he creates a great commercial rapport with the client” (2015), “flexible and adaptable” (2014), “he understands the financial as well as the fiscal implications of a query according to clients”(2013), “he’s a great negotiator: he delivers 100% each time” (2012), “a reliable choice for any complex transactional tax issue” (2011).

The Legal 500 mentions Marco Graziani in the Hall of Fame for Tax Law quoting testimonials “Marco Graziani is really valued for his technical knowledge, and his ability to analyse and find out exactly how best to answer his client’s needs. Marco pays lots of attention to details and clients like that. They are quite amazed by his competence and ability to find a solution to complex issues. His advice gives clients lots of comfort in this moving environment” (2020).