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Gianni & Origoni

Gianni & Origoni  

Legal Services | China
tel: + 852 21563490 | fax: + 852 21563499
Unit 208 - St. George’s Building 2 Ice House Street | Hong Kong | China

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Francesco Gianni

Francesco GianniFounding Partner

GianBattista Origoni

GianBattista OrigoniFounding Partner

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Gianni & Origoni's Overview

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 470 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.

  • Lawyers Worldwide: 478


Areas of Practice
  • Administrative Law and Tenders
  • Antitrust and Regulatory
  • Art Law
  • Banking & Finance
  • Corporate. Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Data Protection
  • Energy and Infrastructure
  • Environmental Law
  • Financial Markets
  • Insolvency and Reorganisations
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property, IT and Media
  • Labour Law
  • Litigation and Arbitration
  • Real Estate
  • Russia Desk
  • Shipping, Aviation and Transportation
  • Taxation
  • Wealth and Trust
  • White Collar Crime



New Emergency Measures Adopted after the “Sostegni Decree”
Gianni & Origoni, April 2021

Below is an update on the most relevant employment law measures adopted after the Decree of March 22, 2021, no. 41 (the so-called “Sostegni Decree”) within the framework of the COVID-19 emergency legislation and the on-going vaccination campaign. Before entering into the details of the new measures, we intend to provide a clarification regarding our previous publication of March 23, 20211 , with particular reference to the interpretation of the extension of the dismissal ban in certain sectors for the period from July 1 until October 31, 2021, pursuant to article 8, paragraph 9, of the Sostegni Decree...

COVID-19 - Legal Updates For Employment Law: The “Sostegni” Decree
Gianni & Origoni, March 2021

Following the extension of the state of emergency until April 30, 2021 and the issuance of further pieces of legislation in connection with the COVID-19 emergency, including the recent Decree of March 13, 2021, no. 30 (that introduced, among others, new parental leaves and baby-sitting vouchers), the so-called “Sostegni Decree” has been just issued (Decree of March 22, 2021, no. 41, in force from March 23, 2021) . Below are some relevant measures regarding private employment relationships introduced by the Sostegni Decree. 1...

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Gianni & Origoni Focuses on Cybersecurity with the Hire of Stefano Mele
Gianni & Origoni, April 2021

Rome, April 22, 2021 - International law firm Gianni & Origoni announces the hire of new partner Stefano Mele who joins the Rome office with two associates. Stefano will lead a practice dedicated to Cybersecurity...

Gianni & Origoni wins at the 2021 Chambers Awards
Gianni & Origoni, April 2021

London, April 22, 2021 - International law firm Gianni & Origoni was awarded "Law Firm of the Year" for Italy by Chambers and Partners, the most authoritative international legal directory on the market whose annual process is conducted by independent researchers culminating in a ranking of the top-tier law firms and identifying, on a country by country basis, the law firm that distinguishes itself for its outstanding work. It is the fifth time that firm received this award after winning in 2004, 2012, 2017 and 2018. Among the numerous international awards, the prestigious Chambers Award recognises a law firm’s pre-eminence in key jurisdictions in the region...

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