An Innovative Boutique Law Firm Focusing on International Legal And Tax Matters


Marco Q. Rossi & Associati is an innovative, boutique international law firm with a singular focus: partnering with clients to effectively handle global legal projects and providing strategic advice on critical international tax matters.


With roots in Italy, where we operate our Italian and U.S.-Italy international tax and business practice, we work through international locations in New York, Los Angeles and Miami. Recently, we have expanded our presence in the United States with local offices and team members in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Scottsdale, Arizona. Our international presence, team of international lawyers with real world managerial experience, and exclusive focus on global legal projects and international tax matters, help us stay at the forefront of the field and deliver high-quality, value-for-money legal services on complex cross border legal matters.

"With international presence in the United States and Italy, we are a truly international boutique law firm focusing exclusively on international taxation and global business matters".
We use a cutting edge digital platform which ties together our lawyers working from different locales and employ a team of international lawyers with real world managerial background and expertise, which sets us apart as a truly innovative international boutique law firm strategically prositioned to effectively and professionally represent global enterprises, international families and individual clients in today's globalized and mobile world.

"With a team of international lawyers and the use of specifically designed, cutting edge digital service platform we provide high-quality and valued-added legal and tax services on complex global legal matters in a dynamic globalized economy".
We combine a sophisticated International Tax Practice and Global Legal Practice into a single and integrated Global Law Firm. While our Italian practice continues with its international tax advice and compliance services for U.S. and foreign clients in Italy and Italian clients abroad, our international legal and tax services and skill set have been seamlessly assimilated with our rapidly growing global business practice which touches all corners of the globe. Our International Tax Practice serves both individuals, families and companies with the full range of international tax planning, advice and compliance services on individual and commercial tax matters. Our Global Business Practice provides critical and timely legal analysis and support on strategic international legal projects, with particular emphasis on cross border mergers and acquisitions and North American market entry transactions, as well as global sales channels and distribution schemes, cross border business alliances, intellectual property related projects, international human resources and international business immigrations matters.

"We combine sophisticated, discreet International Tax and Global Legal Practices into an integrated Global Law Firm, assisting our individual and business clients with international tax planning and advice and legal analysis, management and support on strategic cross border transactions".
In Italy, we operate an Italian and U.S.-Italy international tax and business practice adivising individual and private clients on legal, income, family and estate tax planning and management of their foreign investments; employees and executives on acquisition of business visas, transfer of tax residency and pre-expatriation or pre-immigration tax and legal planning; globally-minded families with international trust and estate planning, and business clients and multinational companies on all tax and legal planning of their international, Italian and U.S. business operations. In particular, we assist Italian and foreign companies that plan to enter the U.S. market or have established U.S. business activities with respect to all U.S. legal and tax issues pertaining to their U.S. business operation acting as outside legal counsel for the client

"Our Italian and US-Italy international business and tax practice assists foreign and U.S. clients on Italian tax and business matters and Italian clients on international and U.S. legal matters".
Marco Q. Rossi is an Italian and U.S. attorney and counsellor and the founder and owner of the Firm. He divides his time between the Firm's offices in Italy and the U.S. He founded MQR&A in Italy in 1998 and brought it in the United States in 2005. Marco graduated with a Master of Laws in International Taxation from the New York University School of Law and holds a law degree from the University of Genoa School of Law. He is licensed in Italy and the United States. Marco is member of the International Fiscal Association and American Bar Association - Tax Section, Business Law Section and International Law Section. He lectures and speaks on international tax matters and publishes regularly on international tax magazines and journals.
Mark V. Santo holds an LLM in International and Comparative Law from Georgetown University Law Center, and teaches and International Strategic Transactions course at the Duquesne University's Law School. He joined the Firm in 2013 and is based in our Pittrburgh office. As an experienced international lawyer who served as legal counsel for various foreign-owned U.S. groups, Mark works primarily on cross border and inbound acquisitions and strategic business transactions for foreign-owned businesses and U.S. international companies. He brings a distinct perspective to his clients' international objectives, fusing executive management and cross border legal experience into a powerful value added service.
Marco Costa, based in Scottsdale, is qualified in Italy and the United States, works on U.S. tax and legal matters, and serves both Italian and U.S. clients on international and U.S.-Italy business and tax transactions.

George W. Hawk, Jr. and David W. Norgard, operating through the New York and Pittburgh offices, focus on strategic business transactions and international human resources and employment matters.

MQR&A was founded in 1998 in Italy and expanded in the United States in 2005. It operates through New York, Miami and Los Angeles locations and has local offices in Pittsburgh and Scottsdale. In Italy it is based in Genoa and Milan
We believe in building bridges while working on international transactions and legal matters that span across different legal systems and moving throughout different business and cultural practices, and our mission is to partner with our clients (from public companies, to family owned multinationals, international families and individual private clients) to efficiently manage their cross border transactions and help them navigate the challenging waters of the global legal and business arena.
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