About Us

Giovannelli e Associati is an independent law firm, which combines an international approach with solid local roots.

We provide high profile corporate and finance legal advice, with a distinctive and innovative approach.

What differentiates us?
We are a cohesive team of lawyers with more than 10 years of experience together in some of the leading Italian and international law firms.

We focus first on satisfying our clients’ needs and on delivering solutions for their problems.

Sources value the team's provision of "a tailor-made approach to clients' needs.” Interviewees additionally note that the lawyers are "dynamic, agile and efficient.” - Chambers Europe 2019

"Sources highlight the firm's client commitment and confirm that "they are a very good firm in Italy.” - Chambers Europe 2018

"Sources emphasise the team's availability to clients, with one stating: "It is a boutique law firm which is very flexible and able to provide constant access to partners.” - Chambers Europe 2018

"They have a wealth of experience in private equity matters including M&A, LBOs and venture capital.” - Chambers Europe 2017

“Good-quality lawyers that are dynamic and proactive." - Chambers Europe 2017

"A very motivated group of lawyers." "The firm exceeded my expectations"
Chambers Europe 2016

"They always focus on targets and have a wide range of competences".
IFLR1000 2016

"A business-oriented team with a client-friendly and proactive approach. The lawyers come up with ideas that go outside the boundaries of the specific legal aspects of a transaction, which is very helpful"
Chambers Europe 2015

"I was incredibly happy. It was smooth sailing, what I would expect from a much larger firm."
Chambers Europe 2015


HOT LABOUR TOPICS – Project-work is comparable to fixed-term employment

With ruling n. 24100, 26th September 2019 (see here the full text in Italian) the Supreme Court highlighted the fixed-term nature of project-working (“contratto di collaborazione a progetto”), […]

Giovannelli e Associati advised Italmatch Chemicals Group on the investment in FRX Polymers, Inc.

Giovannelli e Associati advised Italmatch Chemicals Group, a portfolio company of Bain Capital, on the investment in FRX Polymers, Inc., the Boston-based USA manufacturer focused on […]

Giovannelli e Associati tops Q1-Q3 M&A Legal Advisory League Tables according to Mergermarket

We are glad to share that Giovannelli e Associati, with 16 transactions for an aggregate reported value of USD 328 million, is ranked, once again, by […]