Alessandro Borrello

Alessandro Borrello

Senior Associate
Milan

Email [email protected]​hoganlovells.com

Phone +39 02 7202521

Fax +39 02 72025252

LanguagesEnglish, Italian

Practice groupLitigation, Arbitration, and Employment

Alessandro Borrello is very competent, well versed and professional and supports the client in an active and efficient way

Legal500 - 2021

Praised by clients for his clear advice, efficiency and high-speed, Alessandro Borrello is a key member of the Italian Litigation and Investigations team in Italy. His practice is mainly focused on dispute resolution and internal investigations, across various industry sectors.

Alessandro assists large multinationals and primary Italian companies in a wide range of commercial disputes before Italian courts, spanning from product liability cases to contractual claims and private estates litigation. His dogma is ensuring that his clients address litigation equipped with the most suitable and strongest defence solutions, and this contributes to his remarkable winning score in court cases. Also, he often deals with complex multi-party claims, which he is very talented in converting to favourable settlement solutions.

Alessandro regularly handles complex internal investigations on a vast variety of potential misconducts. His matters are often connected to alleged violations of FCPA, UK Bribery Act and similar legislation. In this context he provides targeted advice to clients on risk mitigation solutions and compliance measures. 

His competence and positive attitude are highly appreciated by his clients that define Alessandro as a "brilliant lawer" that is "very competent, well versed and professional and supports the client in an active and efficient way’ (Chambers 2020 - Legal500 2021). 

Awards and recognitions

2020

Dispute Resolution (Italy)
Chambers Global

2020

Dispute Resolution (Italy)
Chambers Europe

2021

Dispute Resolution (Italy)
Chambers Global

2021

Dispute Resolution (Italy)
Chambers Europe

2021

Dispute Resolution (Italy)
Legal500

2021

Compliance (Italy)
Legal500

2022

Dispute resolution (Italy)
Chambers Europe

Education and admissions

Education

Advanced post-graduation course in Sports Law, Università Statale di Milano, Milano, 2017

Law Degree, Bocconi University, 2011

Exchange Program, The University of Texas at Austin, School of Law, 2010

Bar admissions and qualifications

Milan

Representative experience

Assisting clients in diversified sectors (fashion; automotive; electric and electronic appliances, IT, mobile phones) in contractual disputes relevant to distribution, supply and agency agreements.

 

Assisting a leading global manufacturer of safety components in defending against claims for damages allegedly due to defects in air-bag systems and safety belts.

Assistance to the Indian Government in the enforcement of bank guarantees for over €300m issued in the context of a contract for the supply of helicopters.

Assisting an IT multinational with internal investigations in connection with pending criminal investigations conducted by the Italian authorities on charges of false invoicing and, possibly, bribe.

Defending a University in a landmark litigation over ownership of an estate in Italy, over US$800m worth, bequeathed to our client.

Assisting a multinational engineering company with internal investigations related to potential misconducts perpetrated by one of its subsidiaries' managing director.

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