Giovanni De Berti is founding partner of De Berti Jacchia Franchini Forlani, with offices in Via San Paolo 7, 20121 Milan, Italy, Tel. +39 02 725541, Fax +39 02 72554700, Email: email@example.com, Website: www.dejalex.com.
He read law at Milan State University (LL.D., cum laude, 1962) and at the Council of Legal Education, London (1967 / 1969).
He is an Avvocato, admitted to the Italian Bar (1965) and to the Italian Supreme Court (1979), and a Barrister-at-law (Gray’s Inn) in England and Wales, called 1970 (non-practising).
Admitted to practice to the Italian Bar since 1963. From 1963 to 1965 trainee at Prof. Cesare Grassetti Law Firm, Milan; from 1965 to 1967 associate at Heimann Law Firm, Milan and London; from 1969 to 1975 associate and then partner at Graziadei Law Firm, Milan and Rome; since 1975 partner at De Berti Jacchia Law Firm, Milan, Rome (1983), Brussels (1990) and Moscow (1995).
His professional practice has been devoted to commercial and corporate matters, contract drafting, mergers and acquisitions, stock purchase agreements, joint ventures, leasing, purchasing and selling of goods, supply of services, agency and distribution, construction, media and entertainment, product liability, as well as litigation, arbitration and mediation in these and other subjects.