Alessandro De Nicola Named TopLegal's Senior Partner of the Year for his Contributions to Privacy Law


Congratulations to Alessandro De Nicola on being named TopLegal’s Senior Partner of the Year.

Alessandro De Nicola

Recognizing excellence in the Italian legal market, TopLegal winners are selected by a panel of CEOs and general counsel from leading Italian and international financial institutions and corporations. Candidates are assessed on several criteria, including creativity and innovation in client service.

Alessandro was recognized for Orrick’s growth and success in Italy and for his work as one of the pioneers of the analysis of GDPR. He led the firm’s Italian GDPR task force, working with dozens of companies in addressing changes to their privacy regulations and their management of data breaches. Alessandro is the author of “Privacy, New Rules, Opportunities and Challenges,” an e-book on GDPR published in Il Sole 24 Ore, the leading financial newspaper in Italy {subscription required}. He also serves on Orrick’s Board.

Earlier this year, Alessandro was named Italy’s Lawyer of the Year for corporate consultancy at the 2018 LegalCommunity Corporate Awards.