The professionals of Stella Law Associates are always available for a preliminary assessment of your case, either on the phone or by email. However, a face-to-face meeting remains the most suitable way to clarify any doubts and to explore in detail the uniqueness of the situation.
Frequently Asked Questions
Stella Law Associates are based in Milan, in a privileged position close to the city centre, which allow us to stay closer to many of our clients. Stella’s professionals usually perform their activities throughout Italy, relying on a dense network of local partners in the different Italian regions.
The firm also provides pro bono advice to clients. In special cases, some of the firm’s professionals also carry out pro bono activities. We will certainly be happy to assess your situation with you in order to provide you with a more specific answer.
Yes. In order to be able to offer the maximum attention and to propose the most suitable professional for each individual case, we only receive clients by appointment.
You have the right to appoint a trustworthy defender to replace the one appointed ex officio, even if the judicial proceeding is already in progress. In this case, the firm’s professionals will take full responsibility for the management of relations with the previously appointed lawyer. Please contact us for more information.
Our clients are often foreign citizens or resident abroad.
The Firm’s professionals take care of and respond to contact requests within 24 hours at the latest.
Criminal justice in Italy can be very long. On average, a criminal trial in Italy lasts between four and six years before reaching a final sentence.
Anything that does not concern the stage of the actual criminal trial. Out-of-court activities include, for example, counselling and consulting or activities as members of the supervisory bodies.
The firm always tries to find, together with its clients, the best way to solve problems in the shortest possible timeline.
You will be assisted by a specific associate, who will identify the most useful partners case by case.
As soon as we discuss your case, within a few days we will provide you with an answer about the options available, considering how complex and delicate the case is.
No. However, the firm is in contact with a certain number of foreign law firms, qualified to practice in different countries. Please contact the firm and we will be happy to provide you with our network of relationships.
The Firm assists its clients before the Italian Courts, Judges of Peace, Courts of Appeal, Supreme Court, Constitutional Court and other higher jurisdictions.