Professional experience

Founder and owner

Daedalus Law

Since August 2019 | Munich, Germany

Senior Counsel Regulatory Strategy & Policy (Legal Director)

Philip Morris International

August 2013 – July 2019 | Lausanne, Switzerland

Senior Associate


April 2009 – June 2013 | Munich, Germany


G&P Rechtsanwälte

March 2007 – March 2009 | Nuremberg, Germany



August 2006 – February 2007 | Frankfurt, Germany


  • Massari, Litigation in connection with the transfer of shares, in: Mehrbrey, Corporate Litigation, 2019 (in German, to be published).
  • Massari, Mandatory mediation in Italy - An encouraging experiment?, Zeitschrift für Konfliktmanagement 2017, 16 (in German).
  • Massari/Rizzuto, Mandatory mediation in Italy - The second attempt after the decision of the Constitutional Court of 6 December 2012, Zeitschrift für Konfliktmanagement 2013, 185 (in German).
  • Gärtner/Massari, Jurisdiction of German Courts for claims against foreign rating institutions, BB 2012,121 (in German).
  • Pörnbacher/Massari, Protection of investments in closed funds - New disclosure, advice and documentation obligations in Schirmacher, Closed Funds 2011, 2011 (in German).
  • Pörnbacher/Massari, Comments on the judgement of the Higher Court of Brandenburg of 14 July 2010 on the reimbursement of lost profits in prospectus liability claims, BB 2010, 2332 (in German).
  • Pörnbacher/Massari, Comments on the judgement of the German Civil Supreme Court (Bundesgerichtshof) regarding the assumption of causality in mis-selling claims, BB 2010, 1533 (in German).
  • Franck/Massari, The EU Payments Directive: Cheaper and faster payments through better contract law?, WM 2009,1117 (in German).
  • Franck/Massari, The EU Payments Directive: The European "Uniform New Payments Code", in Riesenhuber, Perspectives of European Private Law, 2008 (in German).
  • Grundmann/Massari, Italian company, banking and capital-markets law, in: Zaccaria/Grundmann, Introduction to Italian law, 2007 (in German).
  • Massari, The legislation on competition with regards to banks, 2006 (in German, doctoral thesis).  

Speaking Engagements

  • September 2017: Presentation at the annual meeting of the German Association for System Dynamics in Dessau-Roßlau. Topic: How long will the tobacco industry be in the business of selling cigarettes? - A System Dynamics Model for a smoke-free future.
  • July 2017: IP Conference in Batumi (Georgia). Topic: The role of IP in a smoke-free future.
  • December 2016: Client event at Gleiss Lutz, Stuttgart. Topic: Limitations of trademark rights in order to protect public health.
  • August 2016: Conflict-Management Congress in Hannover. Topic: Experiences with mandatory mediation in Italy, as part of a panel discussion "Voluntariness of mediation and mandatory mediation - does this go together?.
  • December 2015: IP Conference in Berlin. Topic: Spill-over effect of plain packaging.
  • April 2013: Client event at HoganLovells, Munich. Topic: Current developments in the area of cartel damage claims.