Francesca Marchetti


  • Banking and Finance
  • Capital Markets
  • Banking and insurance regulations, with particular focus on:
    • structured finance
    • insurance products, actuarial reserves and insurance regulations
    • derivatives
    • investment funds
    • litigation for financial products
  • Key sectors:
    • finance
    • insurance
    • banking
  • Foreign languages: English


  • Member of the Debt Capital Markets Focus Team
  • Member of the Infrastructure, Energy & Ecological Transition Focus Team
  • Member of the Insurance Focus Team
  • Made Partner in 2021
  • Joined the firm in 2016
  • Worked as an officer for Alitalia S.p.A. (1996–1998)
  • Worked as a trainee for major Italian law firms (1996–2001)
  • Worked as associate and counsel for a leading international law firm (2001–2016)


  • Member of the Italian Bar, admitted to practice before the Italian Supreme Court (Corte di Cassazione)
  • Master’s in comparative law from the University of Miami School of Law
  • Master’s Degree in international business law from LUISS University of Rome
  • Law degree from La Sapienza University of Rome

Knowledge Sharing

The High Court of Justice of England and Wales hands down a landmark judgment on derivative contracts entered into by an Italian local authority

On the heels of the Italian Supreme Court’s well-known Cattolica decision of May 2020, a new chapter has been written in the long-running legal debate over certain derivative contracts entered into by a small local authority in Italy. This time, the High Court of Justice of England and Wal …

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BonelliErede renews its board and executive leadership and makes up four new partners - 31 May 2021

At BonelliErede’s partners’ meeting on Friday, 28 May, the partnership was called on to renew the board and executive roles of the firm – leader in Italy for legal and tax services. Board members Andrea Carta Mantiglia, Stefano Nanni Costa and Stefano Simontacchi are now joined by Giulia …

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Massimiliano Danusso joins BonelliErede with a team of eight professionals - 25 January 2016

BonelliErede is starting the New Year with a key appointment: Massimiliano Danusso, who joins the firm as a partner in the Banking and Finance practice and is also taking over the role of Managing Partner of the London office. Massimiliano Danusso joins from Allen & Overy, where he acted as …

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