Alessandra Ferroni

Alessandra Ferroni

Partner

Expertise

  • Insolvency and Reorganisations
  • Litigation and Arbitration
  • Labour Law
  • Data Protection

WSG Practice Industries

Activity

WSG Leadership

Employment and Labor Group
Member
Women's Professional Forum Group
Member
WSG Coronavirus Task Force Group
Member

Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners
Italy

Profile

Alessandra Ferroni specialises in labour law and industrial relations, in complex company restructuring and reorganization, in the outsourcing process, top management remuneration packages as well as in contentious matters.

She is member of AGI (the Italian Employment Lawyers’ Association) and EELA (the European Employment Lawyers Association).

Alessandra graduated in Law from the University of Milan and wrote her thesis on labour rights, and before joining the firm, she worked in London for an international law firm in their Employment Law Department.

She studied for her LL.M. in “Human Resources Communication” from Istituto Superiore di Comunicazione in 1999.

She is a member of the Italian Bar.

She speaks Italian and English.

Bar Admissions

  • MILAN Bar

Education

  • University of Milan
  • Istituto Superiore di Comunicazione of Milan, Master in "Human Resources Communication"
Areas of Practice

Data Protection | Insolvency and Reorganisations | Labour Law | Litigation and Arbitration

Professional Career

Significant Accomplishments

1998/2001: Head of labour department, Simmons & Simmons Grippo, Milan.
1999: Masters in "Human Resources Communication", Istituto Superiore di Comunicazione, Milan.
1993/1998: Associate, Simmons & Simmons Grippo.

Articles

COVID-19: Main Amendments made by the Conversion Law to the Liquidity Decree with Respect to the Measures Aimed at Ensuring the Going Concern of Companies
Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners, June 2020

1. Introduction Pursuant to Law no. 40 of 5 June 2020, published in the Official Gazzette no. 143 of 6 June 2020 (the “Conversion Law”), Law Decree no. 23 of 8 April 2020 (the “Liquidity Decree”) was converted into law with amendments. Below is a summary of the key amendments made to Chapter II (Urgent Provisions to Ensure Going Concern) by the Conversion Law. 2...

Covid-19: Decree Law No. 33 of 16 May 2020 and PMD of 17 May 2020
Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners, May 2020

After the start of Phase 2 (which began on 4 May 2020) the Italian government adopted on 16 May Law Decree no. 33 concerning, inter alia, "Further urgent measures to deal with the COVID-19 outbreak" (the "DL 16 May 2020"). Moreover, on 17 May 2020, in implementation of the aforementioned DL 16 May 2020, the Prime Minister issued a new decree with specific implementing provisions (the "PMD 17 May 2020")...

New EU Rules to Protect Strategic Companies
Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners, May 2020

“We continue to work closely with Member States to ensure that European businesses have access to urgently needed liquidity”, said the vice-president of the European Commission (“Commission”) Margrethe Vestager in connection with the amendment to the Temporary Framework on State aid adopted on 8 May 2020...