Avv. Giovanni Babino

Born on 30 June 1958.

J.D. at the University of Palermo on 23 March 1982 (magna cum laude).

From 1982 to 1986 he worked at the law firm of Mr. Riccardo Mancuso Lo Sardo, attorney at law and ordinary professor of navigation law and associate professor of commercial law at the University of Palermo.

Admitted to the Bar since 29 May 1986.

Admitted to the Italian Suprem Court.

From 1 June 1986 to 31 December 1994 he exercised the profession of attorney at his own law firm. He assisted companies both in court and out of court.

On 5 January 1995 he established with Mr. Bartolomeo Falcone the Babino & Falcone Law Firm, which later became Babino, Falcone & Falcone Avvocati Associati when new partners joined the firm.

Registered Office in Milan.

For more than thirty years he has also been a lawyer in international litigations and in trials before the Italian Courts, Courts of Appeal and Supreme Court, as well as in arbitration proceedings.

He deals with Italian and international commercial law, company law, intellectual property, international successions and the establishment of Trust, maritime and air navigation law.

Responsible for the foreign sector, he also held positions as general attorney for dealing with the succession of foreign citizens domiciled in Italy and Italian citizens not domiciled in Italy, but with real estate that was part of the estate and located in Italy.


Member of IGAL (Intercontinental Group of Accountants and Lawyers).

Member of the Congress of Fellows of the Center for International Legal Studies (Salzburg, Austria).

Lawyer in the list of US Embassy - Consular Disctrict of Naples

Lawyer in the list of British Embassy Rome - British Consulate General Milan

International Litigation specialist.

Expert in Arbitration, also before Milan Arbitration Court.

He has written articles on “International Execution Against Judgment Debtors”, in collaboration with the Center for International Legal Studies of Salzburg, published by Oceana Publications Inc.  N.Y. / Oxford University Press (April 2010),  "International Execution Aganist Judgment Debtors" Commentary - Italy, published by Thomson Reuters Westlaw (April 2012) (a new revised edition with amendments by Italian L.D. N. 150/2011),and "International Execution Against Judgment Debtors" Commentary - Italy, by Giovanni Babino, published (July 2013) by Thomson Reuters Westlaw (a new revised edition with amendments by Italian Law N. 247/2012), as well as other articles on TRUST, international successions and intellectual property.



Practice Areas:

   1)  Italian and  International Commercial Law;

   2)   Corporate Law;

   3)   Succession – Wills - Inheritance Law;

   4  Trusts

·      Family Trust – Family Governance;

·      Trust and Estates;

·      Security Trust;

·      Voting Trust;       

·      Trust project Financing.

   5  Maritime Law - International Shipping;

   6  Real Estate;

   7) International Litigation;

   8) Arbitration.


Languages: Italian, English and French









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The firm is based in Milan, but maintains also strategic offices in the North West (Bergamo), in the North East (Treviso) and in the South of Italy (Palermo).