Luca Tettamanti

Luca Tettamanti
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Who's Who Legal Sports & Entertainment: Sport

Luca Tettamanti is an attorney-at-law registered and admitted in front of both the Swiss and Italian courts.

He is the founding partner of Elite Law SA, a boutique law firm specialising in sports, business and fashion law. He advises athletes, clubs, agents, officials, associations and stakeholders in general in a wide range of sports-related matters, including contractual, regulatory, licensing and disciplinary issues. He also frequently represents them before ordinary and arbitral tribunals, as well as internal bodies of national and international associations and confederations, the Court of Arbitration for Sport and the Swiss Supreme Court.

Luca has deep knowledge of football law, having previously served as general director of the Swiss top-tier club FC Lugano SA. With his team at Elite Law SA, he provides assistance in takeovers of football clubs in the Swiss territory. 

Luca acts as a speaker in various congresses and master programmes at private organisations and universities. Among other publications, he is the author of the chapter on Switzerland in the acclaimed book The FIFA Regulations on Working with Intermediaries – Implementation at National Level edited by Sports Law and Policy Centre (2015).

Luca holds a law degree from University LIUC in Castellanza, Italy (2004). He first specialised in sports law at the State University of Milan, Italy (2007), achieved a diploma in management of sporting organisations by Swiss Olympics (2008) and graduated from the master’s programme in international sports law at ISDE, Madrid, Spain (2010).

He works in English, French, Italian and Spanish.

WWL says: Luca Tettamanti boasts an outstanding football practice and is highly experienced before Swiss and Italian courts.

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