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Macchi di Cellere Gangemi

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Bologna, Milan, Paris, Rome, Verona

Luigi Macchi di Cellere

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Macchi di Cellere Gangemi

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Corporate law, Mergers and acquisitions; joint ventures, Commercial transactions, Insolvency and corporate reorganization, Litigation and arbitration


Senior partner and founder


He concentrates at present in corporate, financial and commercial transactions and litigation of strategic relevance for the clients, dividing his activity between the Rome, Milan and Paris offices. In the course of his professional career, carried out in Italy and in the United States (1965, and 1980-1986), in addition to the areas of specialization indicated above, he has acquired a remarkable experience in every branch of business law and, in particular, on matters of competition, labor, real estate, environment, natural resources, assisting major Italian and foreign companies and multinational groups acting in all sectors of industry, commerce and services.



Italian, English, French, Spanish


He is admitted to the practice of law in Italy since 1963. In 1980 he was admitted to practice in the State of New York as a Foreign Legal Consultant. He is a member of the Rome Bar Association. He is a member of numerous professional associations, including the International Bar Association, the Union Internationale des Avocats, the Inter-Pacific Bar Association; the American Bar Association; the American Bar Foundation; the Association of the Bar of the City of New York; the Italian Arbitration Association. He is a member of the advisory Board of the Centre for American and International Law.


He holds the Italian Law Degree, obtained maxima cum laude, at the University of Rome “La Sapienza” (1961). He attended the specialization course in Comparative Law at the same University (1963-1964). He attended the courses of the University of Michigan Law School, U.S.A., obtaining a Master Degree (M.C.L., 1965).


Bologna: leading firms

Within: Bologna: leading firms

Corporate and M&A, banking and finance, employment, dispute resolution and administrative law are the key practice areas at Macchi di Cellere Gangemi. The firm also has specialist experience in the energy sector. Founding partner Luigi Macchi di Cellere is noted.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Macchi di Cellere Gangemi is best known for domestic and cross-border M&A, joint ventures and shareholder agreements, and corporate governance; the team advised Ascensia Diabetes Care on the acquisition of its diabetes care business from Bayer. Luigi Macchi di Cellere  and Claudio Visco are key practitioners.

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