Luigi Pedrazzini studied Law at the University of Zurich. He graduated in 1977. In 1992, he was admitted to the bar. Between 1977 and 1983 he was editor-in-chief of the Ticino daily newspaper «Popolo e Libertà». In 1983, he moved to «Società Elettrica Sopracenerina SA» in Locarno, where he held the position of Management President from 1986. In 1999, Luigi Pedrazzini was elected to the State Council of the canton of Ticino. Until 2011, he was Head of the Department for Justice, Security and Internal Affairs. Between 2001 and 2005, Luigi Pedrazzini presided over the conference of the cantonal government. After stepping down as Cantonal Councillor, he has since worked as a lawyer in the office of BMA Studio Legale in Locarno.
Filmfestival Locarno; Stiftungen: Valle Bavone, Il Gabbiano, Ricerca Neurologica, Fastenopfer.