Gianni & Origoni is an award-winning global law firm, with integrated practice area teams providing expert legal advice on all areas of commercial law.

With over 450 lawyers based in Rome, Milan, Bologna, Padua, Turin, Abu Dhabi, Brussels, Hong Kong, Shanghai, London and New York, we are one of the largest Italian firms and are widely recognised as a key player in international and domestic practice.

During the years, in recognition of our strong domestic and international practice and the success in multiple jurisdictions, we have scooped many prestigious awards, such as "Italy Law Firm of the Year" from Chambers Europe, IFLR and other domestic and international organizations.

Year this Office was Established: 1988
Lawyers Worldwide: 478


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Soo-Youn  Kim

Soo-Youn Kim

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Luisa Michilli

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Anna  Cicchine

Anna Cicchine

Francesca  Panasiti

Francesca Panasiti

Marketing & Business Development


Tax Treatment of Non-German Resident Real Estate Investment Funds Found to be Incompatible with the Free Movement of Capital under EU Law - ECJ Decision in Case C-537/20

On 27 April 2023, the ECJ (Case C-537/20) ruled that Article 63 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (the “TFEU”) must be interpreted as “precluding legislation of a Member State which makes non-resident specialised property funds partially liable to corporate income tax in respect of the income from property which they receive in the territory of that Member State, whereas resident specialised property funds are exempted from that tax”...

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Gianni & Origoni bets on space and launches its "Space Law" practice The law firm is among the first in Europe to launch a space economy-focused practice, which will be led by Partner Stefano Mele

Rome, October 3, 2023 – International law firm Gianni & Origoni announces the launch of its Space Law practice, aiming to provide Italian and international clients with integrated legal assistance, addressing the growing needs of the space economy. Through this new practice, the firm seeks to seize the opportunities of a sector that has been growing incrementally over the last decade, considering also the key role played by Italy – which ranks sixth worldwide and third in Europe[1] - in terms of this sector’s investment to GDP ratio. Partner Stefano Mele, heads up the team, boasting 20 years of experience in ICT, Privacy & Cybersecurity Law...

Gianni & Origoni renews its governance and appoints six new non-equity Partners

Rome, July 24, 2023 - Following the Partners’ Meeting, international law firm Gianni & Origoni renewed the firm's Executive Committee, as well as top positions, and approved its 2022 financial statements and strategic guidelines. Gianluca Ghersini and Luca Jeantet joined the existing members of the Executive Committee Antonio Auricchio, Giuseppe De Simone, Francesco Gianni, Emanuele Grippo, and Giuseppe Velluto. The new Executive Committee will serve a 3-year term. Antonio Auricchio and Giuseppe Velluto were appointed as Co-Managing Partners...

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