• Professional experience:

    He concentrates at present in corporate, financial and commercial transactions and litigation of strategic relevance for the clients, dividing his activity between the Rome, Milan and Paris offices. In the course of his professional career, carried out in Italy and in the United States (1965, and 1980-1986), in addition to the areas of specialization indicated above, he has acquired a remarkable experience in every branch of business law and, in particular, on matters of competition, labor, real estate, environment, natural resources, assisting major Italian and foreign companies and multinational groups acting in all sectors of industry, commerce and services.


    He holds the Italian Law Degree, obtained maxima cum laude, at the University of Rome “La Sapienza” (1961). He attended the specialization course in Comparative Law at the same University (1963-1964). He attended the courses of the University of Michigan Law School, U.S.A., obtaining a Master Degree (M.C.L., 1965).


    IFLR1000 REVIEWS – 2015 – Financial and corporate

    Luigi Macchi di Cellere act for Nortek on its corporate reorganization and debt restructuring.



    What the team is known for: Handles corporate governance issues, corporate restructurings and M&A for both Italian and multinational companies.

    Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients): “I was very satisfied: The team is personable, available and solves problems effectively.” “Practical, flexible and offers timely responses.”

    Work highlights Represented the German-based asset manager Luxcara in the acquisition of two Italian energy companies. Advised Gruppo Tucceri on its corporate restructuring.

    Luigi Macchi di Cellere is the main point of contact for clients.


    BEST LAWERS – 2014

    Luigi Macchi di Cellere (Corporate, Corporate Governance)


    Luigi Macchi di Cellere Founder


    Office: Rome Milan Paris

    Practice: Corporate and Commercial Transactions Mergers, Acquisitions and Private Equity Capital Markets Insolvency and Corporate Reorganisations Litigation and Arbitration

    He is admitted to the practice of law in Italy since 1963. In 1980 he was admitted to practice in the State of New York as a Foreign Legal Consultant. He is a member of the Rome Bar Association. He is a member of numerous professional associations, including the International Bar Association, the Union Internationale des Avocats, the Inter-Pacific Bar Association; the American Bar Association; the American Bar Foundation; the Association of the Bar of the City of New York; the Italian Arbitration Association. He is a member of the advisory Board of the Centre for American and International Law.

    Languages: English, Italian, French, Spanish