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Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners

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Abu Dhabi, Bologna, Brussels, London, Milan, New York and 3 more

Francesco Selogna

Work +39 02 763741
Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners

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Corporate. Mergers & Acquisitions


Francesco Selogna specialises in M&A and capital markets. He is highly experienced in the areas of  leveraged buyout, private equity, corporate and debt restructuring deals.


He joined the firm from a leading rival Italian law firm where he was a partner, having previously served as a visiting lawyer in the London office of Slaughter & May, where he qualified as a solicitor in the UK (England and Wales).


He speaks Italian and English.


He is a member of the Italian Bar and is admitted to practice as a Solicitor in England and Wales.


He graduated in Law from the University of Trento.


Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Next Generation Partners

Francesco Selogna - Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Regularly involved in important transactions in Italy, Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners' corporate and M&A group is led by the widely respected Francesco Gianni and Roberto Cappelli, while recent growth in the practice included Gabriele Arcuri and Andrea Gritti making partner. Key matters include Alessandro Giuliani leading the Italian law advice to Patheon, a global provider of drug development and delivery solutions to the pharmaceutical and biopharma sectors, on its sale to Thermo Fisher Scientific; and Alfredo D’Aniello acting for UniCredit on an agreement with Dorotheum for the sale of its Italian pawn credit business. The practice also acted for Atlantia on a joint investment with ACS and Hochtief in Abertis Infraestructuras, the Spanish-listed infrastructure company. Other highly regarded names are Andrea Aiello, Massimiliano Calabrò, Valentina Dragoni and Francesco Selogna. The firm also fields several foreign desk heads, including Rosario Zaccà for India and Mauro Sambati for Korea and Japan.

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Industry focus: Retail

Within: Industry focus: Retail

Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners has a multifaceted offering, drawing upon its strong capabilities across a wide range of disciplines. Domenico Tulli led a team that assisted a German e-commerce company with opening a new €150m distribution centre. Maria Grazia Lanero is another real estate partner to note. Corporate partner Francesco Selogna and litigator Decio Nicola Mattei are also recommended. In addition, clients count upon the experience of practitioners in other areas, such as labour and tax.

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