Francesco Gianni > Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners > Rome, Italy > Lawyer Profile

Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners
00184 ROME

Lawyer Rankings

Italy > Private equity

(Leading individuals)

Francesco GianniGianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners

Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners has longstanding experience of assisting Italy’s private equity pioneers and the practice is frequently a legal counsel of reference for leading domestic and international players. The sectors where the team is most actively involved are retail, fashion and luxury, insurance, infrastructure, healthcare and pharmaceuticals. Francesco Gianni and Roberto Cappelli frequently work on some of the group’s largest deals; Stefano Bucci advises on major acquisition transactions, related acquisition financing, and takeovers of listed corporations; Gianluca Ghersini‘s practice includes exits, buy-outs and buy-ins; and Renato Giallombardo is a private equity and venture capital specialist.

Italy > Commercial, corporate and M&A

(Hall of Fame)

Francesco GianniGianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners

Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners is consistently involved in the market’s largest, most complex deals. The firm also has a dedicated corporate governance practice. Francesco Gianni advises some of the largest companies and investment banks in Europe; Roberto Cappelli regularly works on large deals; Andrea Aiello is experienced in joint venture, shareholder and commercial agreements; and Emanuele Grippo is an insurance law expert. Also recommended are commercial and corporate law specialist Alfredo D’AnielloFrancesco Selogna, who is an LBO, private equity and corporate law expert, and Valentina Dragoni , who advises on transactions involving private equity funds and other corporate clients. Gerardo Carbonelli specialises in M&A and cross-border transactions, and Luca Giannini is an extraordinary corporate transactions specialist. Counsel Chiara Gianni and associate Mattia Casarosa are also experienced corporate and commercial advisers.

Italy > Industry focus: Manufacturing

Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners has established itself as a key name in the manufacturing space and its client roster includes Italian and multinational clients. The cross-practice group has expertise handling patent infringement, M&A, finance, labour and tax law for manufacturing clients. Recent highlights include Francesco Gianni assisting Barnes Group with the €370m acquisition of Gimatic, and Andrea Marani advising eyewear group Safilo on its share capital increase of up to €150m.

Italy > Industry focus: TMT

Headed by Francesco Gianni and Nino Di Bella, the TMT team at Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners focuses on a number of different fields, including media and entertainment, and technology. Luca Rinaldi is another key name and has been particularly active recently handling projects for Sky Italia. He recently represented the client in multiple IP and television rights matters, as well as defending it against allegations of illegal conduct in the fourth season of the TV show MasterchefDaniele Vecchi is a key name for data protection work.