Valentina Frignati


  • Domestic and Cross-Border Litigation, Arbitration
  • Out-of-court advice on civil and corporate matters
  • Commercial contracts
  • Internal investigations and corporate compliance
  • Key sectors:
    • complex civil litigation and arbitration
    • corporate, banking and bankruptcy litigation
    • corporate internal investigations in the context of cross-border criminal investigations
    • corporate compliance and corporate liability under Legislative Decree no. 231/2001
  • Foreign Languages: English


  • Member of the Corporate Compliance & Investigations Focus Team
  • Joined the firm in 2009
  • Previously worked for the European Commission, Directorate General for Competition (DG COMP), Unit 03 – State Aid Case Support in Brussels (2008)
  • Visiting lawyer at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York (2014–2015)


  • Member of the Italian Bar (2011)
  • Member of the New York Bar (2016)
  • Master’s in International Business Regulation, Litigation and Arbitration (IBRLA) from New York University – School of Law (2013-2014)
  • Law degree from the University of Milan (2008)