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News - 13 September 2012

The Lawyer Network is delighted to announce that Giorgio Grasso of 'Global Executive Lex' has joined the Lawyer Network. Johann has joined the Lawyer Network as our exclusive Civil Litigation & Dispute Resolution member in Italy.

G.E.LEX Global Executive Lex ("GELEX") is an independent Italian Law Firm providing a full range of services to Italian and multinational corporations in a wide range of sectors, including the steel industry, commodities trading, insurance, banking, finance, renewable energy and gas, shipping and yachting, real estate.

GELEX Attorneys advice on general corporate and finance matters, including establishing subsidiaries in Italy and complying with Italian corporate rules, as well as issues relating to mergers and acquisitions, labour and employment, real estate, competition, intellectual property, tax, administrative and energy law.

The international and educational experience of our partners and associates ensures creativity, rapid response and a clear understanding of our clients’ business objectives.

The touchstones of the professional activity are a thorough dedication to the highest standards of quality, a global responsiveness to the client's needs, a cost effective service, conjugated with a pragmatic attitude in facing corporate and commercial and cross border matters.

GELEX’s Professionals work in close coordination across various departments of the Firm (corporate, banking & finance, administrative, environmental, capital markets, litigation, E.U. & antitrust, and tax). This coordination ensures the ability to manage with the highest quality and efficiency the most important, complex and multifaceted transactions.

Our seamless legal services allow the Firm to provide complete assistance and identify in advance the specific needs of each client and each transaction and related solutions. GELEX pays special attention to the comprehensiveness and efficiency of the assistance provided.

The Firm represents national/multinational corporations, financial institutions throughout Italy, Europe and overseas.

The Firm can interact with foreign clients and law firms within the field of the transnational law as well as international commercial law.

A considerable amount of work is of international nature. We can assist clients within Italy and within foreign countries. We service our clients through our network of best friends in key jurisdictions - in particular, North America, North Africa, European Union, Russia and Asia.

We know that for our clients, our understanding of the different legal systems and business cultures of these regions is a critical aspect of the advice we offer and the solutions we provide.

The Firm’s philosophy has always been focused on building and maintaining a long-term professional relationship with its clients, grounded upon mutual trust and respect.

Recently the number of the components of the law Firm has increased. The Firm adapted itself to the new realities. The need to satisfy the market evolution, the increase of foreign and international clients, the necessity to open to globalization pushed the Firm to acquire always new Professionals.

Most of our Attorneys obtained postgraduate degrees from leading universities in Italy and abroad, and have accumulated foreign work experience, particularly in the United States and the United Kingdom; the Firm is able to provide assistance in foreign languages such as English, French, German and Spanish.

A notary is available for any act which must be publicly registered in Italy, that includes all transfers of property, the formation of a business, and wills and other documents concerning inheritance.

Our policy consists of being trustworthy and competent partners and recognising the highest role of the relationship of trust with our clients, endeavouring to satisfy their needs in the best way possible by:

the greatest availability of all components of the Firm (partners, associates and staff) who are reachable every day of the year, with the constant support of the appropriate structure to respond to the clients' needs;

the use of modern technologies (software and videoconference);

the maximum confidentiality of the matters being undertaken and of the information received during the course of the attorney-client relationship (confidentiality being protected also through the implementation of strict rules governing the access to the files, both electronic and paper-based);

the assistance also beyond Italy by cooperating with firms and individuals in various regions of the world selected on a issue-by-issue basis among those considered to be the appropriate to the matters being undertaken;

the promptness in solving problems and quickness in scheduling meetings with clients;

the offer of a competitive billing structure and always focus on the satisfaction of our clients.

If you have a requirement in this area, please get in touch with Giorgio directly or with the Lawyer Network committee:

Giorgio's Civil Litigation Profile

Giorgio's Dispute Resolution Profile

We welcome Giorgio to the network and look forward to working with him on future transactions.