Partner at the law firm Lexia Avvocati
Founding partner of Lexia Avvocati, Francesco Dagnino is an expert in Corporate Law (with a particular focus on the regulation of listed issuers) and on the regulation of financial, banking and insurance intermediaries. He has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, private equity, real estate and venture capital. Francesco Dagnino has been registered with the [Italian] Bar Association since 2006. He obtained a Ph.D. in Corporate and Financial Markets Law from the University of Bologna School of Law, and an LL.M in Corporation Law from the New York University School of Law as a Fulbright Scholar and an Arthur T. Vanderbilt Scholar. He was a visiting Scholar at Columbia University in New York. He graduated in Law with honours from the University of Palermo. He is the author of many academic publications in the field of Corporate Law, the regulation of financial intermediaries and Private International Corporate Law and he regularly participates in specialized conferences as a speaker. Previously, he was a founding partner of the Firm Criscuoli, Dagnino e Associati (later incorporated into Lexia) and worked with leading international law firms.