Italian Minister of Justice
|Minister of Justice|
Coat of Arms of the Italian Republic
|Incumbent:||Nitto Francesco Palma
as Minister of Grace, Justice and Ecclesiastical affairs
This is a list of Italian Ministers of Justice since 1946.
|Minister||Took office||Left office|
|Fausto Gullo||July 13, 1946||May 31, 1947|
| Giuseppe Grassi
Giuseppe Grassi was a 20th-century Italian politician. Member of the Italian Liberal Party, he served as Minister of Justice in Alcide De Gasperi's fourth and fifth cabinets between 1947 and 1950. He signed the Constitution of Italy in 1948....
|May 31, 1947||January 14, 1950|
| Attilio Piccioni
Attilio Piccioni was an Italian politician, born in Poggio Bustone.He was a member of the Christian Democracy....
|January 27, 1950||July 19, 1951|
| Adone Zoli
Adone Zoli was an Italian politician and member of the Christian Democratic Party. He served as the 36th Prime Minister of Italy from 1957-1958.-Biography:Zoli was born in Cesena, in the province of Forlì-Cesena....
|July 26, 1951||July 7, 1953|
|Guido Gonella||July 16, 1953||August 2, 1953|
|Antonio Azara||August 17, 1953||January 12, 1954|
|Michele De Pietro||January 18, 1954||July 2, 1955|
| Aldo Moro
Aldo Moro was an Italian politician and the 39th Prime Minister of Italy, from 1963 to 1968, and then from 1974 to 1976. He was one of Italy's longest-serving post-war Prime Ministers, holding power for a combined total of more than six years....
|July 6, 1955||May 15, 1957|
|Guido Gonella||May 19, 1957||February 21, 1962|
|Giacinto Bosco||February 21, 1962||December 4, 1963|
|Oronzo Reale||December 4, 1963||June 24, 1968|
|Guido Gonnella||June 24, 1968||December 12, 1968|
|Silvio Gava||December 12, 1968||March 23, 1970|
|Oronzo Reale||March 27, 1970||March 1, 1971|
| Emilio Colombo
Emilio Colombo is an Italian politician who was Prime Minister of Italy from 1970 to 1972. In addition to having held top positions in Italian governments, he was also active in European politics.-Biography:...
|March 1, 1971||February 17, 1972|
|Guido Gonnella||February 17, 1972||July 7, 1973|
|Mario Zagari||July 7, 1973||November 23, 1974|
|Oronzo Reale||November 23, 1974||February 12, 1976|
| Francesco Paolo Bonifacio
Francesco Paolo Bonifacio
Francesco Paolo Bonifacio was an Italian politician and jurist, a Minister of Justice and President of the Constitutional Court of Italy.-Biography:Bonifacio was born in Castellammare di Stabia, near Naples....
|February 12, 1976||March 20, 1979|
|Tommaso Morlino||March 20, 1979||October 18, 1980|
|Adolfo Sarti||October 18, 1980||May 23, 1981|
| Clelio Darida
Clelio Darida is an Italian politician. He was mayor of Rome and minister of the Italian Republic.-Biography:Darida was born in Rome....
|May 23, 1981||August 4, 1983|
| Fermo Mino Martinazzoli
Fermo Mino Martinazzoli
Fermo Mino Martinazzoli was an Italian lawyer, politician and former Minister. He was the last secretary of the Christian Democracy party and the first secretary of the Italian People's Party founded in 1994.-Career:Martinazzoli studied at Collegio Borromeo in Pavia, where he received...
|August 4, 1983||August 1, 1986|
| Virginio Rognoni
Virginio Rognoni is an Italian politician, who was a prominent member of Christian Democracy. He was several times Interior Minister, Minister of Defense and Minister of Justice...
|August 1, 1986||July 28, 1987|
| Giuliano Vassalli
Giuliano Vassalli was an Italian politician, lecturer and lawyer.-Life:He was born in Perugia, son of Filippo Vassalli, a famous lecturer and lawyer. During World War II Vassalli was imprisoned by Nazi forces in Rome and subjected to torture...
|July 28, 1987||February 2, 1991|
| Claudio Martelli
Claudio Martelli is an Italian politician, and the right-hand man of Bettino Craxi, the socialist Prime Minister from 1983–1987.-Biography:Martelli was born at Gessate, in the province of Milan....
|February 2, 1991||April 28, 1993|
| Giovanni Conso
Giovanni Conso has served on the Constitutional Court of Italy for nine years beginning in 1982, and has served as President of the Accademia dei Lincei since 1989.-References:...
|April 28, 1993||May 10, 1994|
| Alfredo Biondi
Alfredo Biondi is an Italian politician and lawyer. In 1994 he served as Minister of Justice of the Italian Republic during the first cabinet chaired by Silvio Berlusconi.-Biography:...
|May 10, 1994||January 17, 1995|
| Filippo Mancuso
Filippo Mancuso was an Italian judge and politician. In 1995 he was Italy's Minister of Justice in the government of Lamberto Dini. The Italian Senate voted a motion of no confidence against him and this fact was the first time during the republican period. The left wing and Lega Nord complained...
|January 17, 1995||October 19, 1995|
|Lamberto Dini||October 19, 1995||February 16, 1996|
| Vincenzo Caianiello
Vincenzo Caianiello was an Italian jurist, member of the Constitutional Court of Italy from October 23, 1986 to October 23, 1995....
|February 16, 1996||May 17, 1996|
| Giovanni Maria Flick
Giovanni Maria Flick
Giovanni Maria Flick is an Italian, journalist, politician, and jurist.-Career:Flick was born in Cirié, Piedmont, to a Roman Catholic family, half-Ethnic German family, as the fifth of seven children....
|May 17, 1996||October 21, 1998|
| Oliviero Diliberto
Oliviero Diliberto is an Italian politician. He is the current leader of the Party of Italian Communists.- Early life :...
|October 21, 1998||April 25, 2000|
| Piero Fassino
Pietro Franco "Piero" Fassino is an Italian politician with the Democratic Party, the current Mayor of Turin and a former national secretary of the Democrats of the Left party.-Biography:...
|April 25, 2000||June 11, 2001|
| Roberto Castelli
Roberto Castelli is an Italian politician. He was the Minister of Justice in the third Italian government of Silvio Berlusconi, he is a Senator and one of the main representatives of Lega Nord.- Career :...
|June 11, 2001||May 17, 2006|
| Clemente Mastella
Mario Clemente Mastella is an Italian politician. He is currently leader of Popular-UDEUR, a minor centrist Italian party. He was Minister of Labour in the Berlusconi government from 10 May 1994 to 17 January 1995, and Minister of Justice in the Prodi government from 17 May 2006 to 17 January 2008...
|May 17, 2006||January 17, 2008|
| Romano Prodi
Romano Prodi is an Italian politician and statesman. He served as the Prime Minister of Italy, from 17 May 1996 to 21 October 1998 and from 17 May 2006 to 8 May 2008...
|January 17, 2008||February 6, 2008|
| Luigi Scotti
Luigi Scotti is an Italian judge. Between 6 February 2008 and 8 May 2008 he was Minister of Justice in Romano Prodi's government.-References: . Italian Ministry of Justice. Accessed 2010-03-10....
|February 6, 2008||May 8, 2008|
| Angelino Alfano
Angelino Alfano is an Italian politician who served as Italy's Minister of Justice from 2008 to 2011, as part of the Berlusconi IV Cabinet...
|May 8, 2008||July 28, 2011|
|Nitto Francesco Palma
Nitto Francesco Palma
Nitto Francesco Palma is an Italian politician. In July 2011 he was appointed as Minister of Justice as part of the Berlusconi Cabinet.-External links:* at senato.it...
|July 28, 2011||November 16, 2011|
|Paola Severino||November 16, 2011||incumbent|