Giovanni Pedersoli

What others say

Hall of Fame

The Legal500 EMEA 2021 - Commercial, Corporate and M&A

“He is particularly good at negotiations.”

Chambers Europe and Global 2020 - Corporate/M&A

Hall of Fame

The Legal500 EMEA 2020 - Corporate, Commercial and M&A

Clients praise the “standing, technical knowledge, effectiveness and energy”.

Chambers Europe and Global 2019 - Corporate/M&A

In-depth experience in Italian company law, in particular in mergers and acquisitions, private equity and cross-border deals.
Assistance to Italian banks in relation to highly complex cross-border acquisitions and disposals.

Professional Association
Italian Bar, New York Bar

Italian, English


Education and career

Equity Partner, Pedersoli Studio Legale, Milan

2007 – 2019
Partner, Linklaters, Milan

2001 – 2007
Partner, Pedersoli e Associati, Milan

1998 – 2001
Senior Associate, Pedersoli e Associati, Milan

1995 – 1998
Associate, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, New York

1993 – 1994
Foreign Intern, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, New York

LL.M. (C.J.), New York University School of Law

Degree in Law (J.D.), Università degli Studi di Milano