Giuseppe De Simone

Giuseppe De Simone

Partner

Expertise

  • Banking & Finance
  • Insolvency and Reorganisations

WSG Practice Industries

Activity

WSG Leadership

Banking & Finance Group
Member
Real Estate Group
Member
WSG Coronavirus Task Force Group
Member

Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners
Italy

Profile

Giuseppe De Simone assists domestic and international investment banks, private equity funds and companies in domestic and cross-border transactions in all fields of banking & finance, with specific focus on financing matters (including acquisition financing, real estate financing and IPO financing), restructuring transactions (including debt restructuring and assistance in the preparation of the relevant restructuring plans), and structured finance.

He graduated in Law in 2000 from the University LUISS Guido Carli in Rome. He was admitted to the Italian Bar in 2003.

Before joining the firm, he specialised in corporate finance. Giuseppe gained significant experience working at primary Italian banks and companies and at leading Italian law firm.

He has worked in the London office of Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners. 

He speaks Italian and English.

Bar Admissions

  • LATINA Bar

Education

  • University LUISS "Guido Carli" of Rome
Areas of Practice

Banking & Finance | Insolvency and Reorganisations

Professional Career

Professional Activities and Experience

Before joining Gianni, Origoni, Grippo & Partners, he specialised in corporate finance. Giuseppe gained significant experience working at primary Italian banks and companies and at leading Italian law firms.
Articles

Covid-19 Legal Updates for Employment Law: The Conversion Into Law of the August Decree and the “Ristori” Decree
Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners, December 2020

By resolution adopted on October 7, 2020, the state of emergency has been extended until January 31, 2021...

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")...