Paolo Galli

Studio Professionale Associato a Baker & McKenzie


Paolo Galli joined Baker McKenzie in 2015 as counsel. Previously, he worked in private practice at specialized boutique IP law firms for more than 10 years. Mr. Galli is adjunct professor in intellectual property  at the University of Alessandria (faculty of Law).

Practice Focus

Mr. Galli focuses his practice on media, covering copyright and related rights (transactional and contentious), as well as trademarks, patents and competition.

Professional Honors

  • PHD Dissertation Awards (Patentability of Business Methods), European Patent Office of Munich, 2005
  • Best Dissertation in Intellectual Property, IMAIE (Istituto mutualistico artisti, interpreti ed esecutori - a major Italian collecting society) 

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • AIDA (Annali italiani di diritto d’autore della cultura e dello spettacolo) - Member, Editorial Committee

  • AIPPI – Italia - Executive Board Member


  • Italy (2003)


  • University of Pavia (PhD in Private Law) (2005)
  • University of Pavia (Law Degree cum laude) (1999)


  • English
  • Italian