Ashurst beefs up Italian practice with hires from Dewey and Pedersoli

Ugo Giordano and Fabio Pizzoccheri, both banking and capital markets partners at Dewey’s London office, join Ashurst’s Italy team in London but according to the firm will spend significant time in Italy.

Ilario Giangrossi, whose focus is corporate, restructuring and litigation, joins from Pedersoli e Associati and will be based in Ashurst’s Milan office.

All three partners join with their teams.

Franco Vigliano, head of Ashurst in Milan, said: “We’re delighted to welcome Ugo, Fabio and Ilario and their teams to the firm. They’ll strengthens our market offering in a number of strategic practice areas and augment the range of high quality Italian law services which we can deliver to clients internationally.”