Flavio Acerbi > FIVELEX Studio Legale e Tributario > Milan, Italy > Lawyer Profile

FIVELEX Studio Legale e Tributario
20121 MILAN

Work Department

Financial and banking law, Corporate governance, Corporate law.


Salary partner.


He works primarily on corporate governance, securities regulation and banking and corporate law.
He has also a long experience in M&A, financial and debt restructuring transactions and in counselling companies with respect to their relations with Supervisory Authorities and market abuse regulation.
Before joining the firm in 2016 he worked for distinguished international and Italian law firms in Italy and Russia.


Italian, English.


Registered with the Milan Bar in 2007.


Master of Laws (LL.M.) from the University of Michigan – Law School (U.S.A.) in 2005.
Post Graduate Diploma in Stock Exchanges and Financial Markets from Università Bocconi (Milan, Italy) in 2004.
Law degree (with honors) from Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Milan, Italy) in 2003.

Lawyer Rankings

Italy > Banking and finance: Bank regulatory

FIVELEX Studio Legale e Tributario‘s finance, banking and insurance department acts on corporate governance issues, investment and banking services, and the issue and offering of banking and finance products. The practice also focuses on private banking services, asset management, and insurance-financial products. Francesco Di Carloreally makes a difference to clients’ success‘, whereas Edoardo Guffanti advises banks, and investment, asset management and insurance companies on non-contentious matters. Mara Fittipaldi is a finance specialist while Flavio Acerbi is ‘a highly specialised and experienced lawyer’. Debora Gobbo was recently promoted to managing associate.

Italy > Investment funds

Housing experts in financial regulatory matters involving Italian and foreign clients, FIVELEX Studio Legale e Tributario‘s experience covers the structuring and implementation of collective investment management schemes, along with the setting up and distribution of units in Italian and foreign funds. The practice is jointly led by Francesco Di Carlo and Edoardo Guffanti, who both advise banks, and investment, asset management and insurance companies on non-contentious matters. The team also features salaried partner Flavio Acerbi, who ‘makes himself available at short notice‘, and recently promoted managing associate Debora Gobbo.