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Barbara Faini

Studio Professionale Associato a Baker & McKenzie


Barbara Faini is a tax litigator and a member of Baker McKenzie’s Tax Dispute Resolution Group. She has extensive experience in the major areas of tax law, including cross-border and domestic transactions, application of tax treaties and partnerships’ tax issues, VAT and customs duties issues. She has particular experience in private banking and employees benefits. She was admitted to the Supreme Court in 2012.

Practice Focus

Ms. Faini’s practice focuses on tax controversies. She has been involved in major domestic, EU and international tax litigation proceedings.

She regularly assists clients during fiscal audits and in complex alternative tax disputes resolution procedures through settlements, arbitration and mutual assistance procedures.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Italian Bar Association - Member


  • Italy (1999)
  • Italy Supreme Court


  • Institute of International & Comparative Law (Certificate) (2003)
  • LUISS Guido Carli University (Master's Degree Tax Law) (1998)
  • LUISS Guido Carli University (J.D., magna cum laude) (1996)


  • English
  • Italian