Alessandro De Nicola is member of Orrick's Global Board of Directors and Senior Partner of the Italian offices. Alessandro has extensive experience in commercial and corporate law, M&A, competition law and corporate governance. He works on complex domestic and cross-border corporate transactions including acquisitions and corporate restructurings for important players in the market. He leads extensive corporate governance projects with a particular focus on Legislative Decree 231. He has served and is currently member of the Board of Directors as well as chairman of a number of Vigilance Bodies of several Italian and international companies and financial institutions. He graduated in Milan and obtained an LLM and a PhD in Cambridge.