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Giuseppe Lombardi

Work +39 02 89 62 21
Lombardi Segni e Associati

Work Department

Corporate and commercial - Domestic and international litigation and arbitration - Mergers and acquisitions - Private equity - Banking and finance - Insolvency and corporate restructuring


He has extensive experience in litigation and arbitration (with specific reference to the corporate, banking and insolvency areas); his professional expertise expanded also to non-contentious matters, focusing on M&A, corporate finance, as well as debt restructuring and corporate reorganisation, especially for cases involving generational changeovers. Co-founder of the law review "Corriere Giuridico", he has written numerous articles on corporate and banking law.


His professional career began in January 1975 with his mentor, prof. Piero Schlesinger, with whom he founded the law firm Schlesinger Lombardi in 1988. In 1996, he established the law firm Lombardi e Associati; in 2001, along with the law firm Pedersoli, he founded Pedersoli Lombardi e Associati. Subsequently, in 2004, he founded the law firm Lombardi Molinari e Associati, now lombardi Molinari Segni.


Italian, English


Italian Bar, Association Européenne pour le Droit Bancaire et Financier (AEDBF).


University of Pavia (Philosophy Degree, cum laude, 1972; J.D., cum laude, 1974)


Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Lombardi Segni e Associati advises on acquisitions and divestitures, mergers, transformations, break-ups, and reorganisations. It also assists with public tender and takeover bids, regarding listed companies and real estate funds as well as corporate governance. Giuseppe Lombardi, Andrea Mazziotti Di Celso, Stefano Nanni Costa and Antonio Segni are highly rated.

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Dispute resolution

Within: Leading individuals

Giuseppe Lombardi - Lombardi Segni e Associati

Within: Dispute resolution

Lombardi Segni e Associati is widely recognised as one of the leading addresses for civil, corporate and commercial litigation. In a recent highlight, the practice represented Italian steel plant Ilva under extraordinary administration in damages claims against Riva Fire; other work included defending Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena against damages claims brought by shareholders related to alleged misrepresentations in the client’s 2008 and 2011 prospectus. Practice head Giuseppe Lombardi impresses with ‘business acumen and strength’ and Lotario Dittrich is another key contact.

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Restructuring and insolvency

Within: Leading individuals

Giuseppe Lombardi - Lombardi Segni e Associati

Within: Restructuring and insolvency

Lombardi Segni e Associati is highly rated for its insolvency law expertise, including insolvency proceedings and compositions with creditors. The practice regularly advises receivers and administrators on large corporate insolvencies in Italy and high-profile debt restructurings. Giuseppe Lombardi assisted the extraordinary commissioners of Alitalia in extraordinary administration with bankruptcy law matters. Other highly regarded advisers include Andrea Mazziotti Di Celso, Stefano Nanni Costa and PierDanilo Beltrami, along with Antonio Segni and of counsel Massimo Fabiani.

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