Paolo Ludovici founded the Italian tax firm, Ludovici Piccone & Partners, in November 2014. Previously he worked with Maisto e Associati since its set up and he became partner of the firm in 2000.
He advices on all areas of tax law. His expertise includes domestic and international corporate reorganizations, M&A and structured finance transactions, tax planning for high net-worth individuals and trusts. He often acts as an expert in criminal and tax proceedings.
He is renowned for his expertise in advisory for high net wealth individuals with particular reference to estate and succession planning, transfer of businesses, lifetime transfers asset and corporate governance and all matters relating to developing a long term strategy that suits clients' needs. He has also developed outstanding skills in giving assistance in relation to trusts and foundations as well as charities and other non-profit entities.
The most reputed independent researchers consistently rank him as a leading Italian tax professional. He has published a large number of papers on tax matters and regularly participates as a speaker at conferences and lectures in the field of taxation.
He regularly writes for the Italian leading financial newspapers as well as for other major tax reviews and magazines. He regularly speaks at tax conferences and he lectures in post-graduate specialization courses.
He is a member of the Tax and Legal Committee of Italian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AIFI) as well as of the Legal Committee of the Italian Private Banking Association (AIPB). He is full member of STEP Italy.
He graduated Cum Laude in Business Administration at Bocconi University in Milan. He is admitted to the Italian Chartered Accountant Association in Milan.