Alessandra Boffa

Alessandra Boffa

Senior Associate

Alessandra Boffa focuses her practice on corporate law, domestic and cross-border M&A, and domestic and international arbitration. Alessandra represents clients in cross-border and domestic M&A transactions in the health care, consumer credit and chemical industries. She assists in the negotiation and drafting of a wide range of commercial contracts. Alessandra has also represented high-profile clients in arbitration proceedings regulated by the International Chamber of Commerce, by the Milan Chamber of Arbitration and before the Court of Milan.

Concentrations

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Pharmaceutical, medical device, and health care
  • International arbitration
  • Mergers and acquisitions litigation
  • Commercial contracts

Capabilities

Experiencia

  • Assisted a leading Italian based pharmaceutical company in the signing of a purchase agreement for the acquisition of the entire share capital of a UK company operating in the diagnostic field.°
  • Assisted a London based investment firm in the acquisition from an Italian bank of the majority stake in an Italian financial intermediary operating in consumer finance.°
  • Represented a leading Italian pharmaceutical player in the sale of its pharma business to another Italian pharmaceutical company.°
  • Advised a leading player in the pharmaceutical industry in an international arbitration proceeding regulated by the International Chamber of Commerce related to a contractual dispute concerning a license and supply agreement.°
  • Advised a major pharmaceutical company in an international arbitration proceeding regulated by the International Chamber of Commerce related to the invalidity of certain patents and claw back of royalty payments.°
  • Advised a major player in the pharmaceutical industry in an international arbitration proceeding regulated by the International Chamber of Commerce related to certain contractual obligations on the smooth transfer from a licensee to a licensor at the time of expiration of the license agreement.°
  • Assisted in M&A transaction - related litigation, including interim proceedings and arbitration.°

°The above representations were handled by Ms. Boffa prior to her joining Greenberg Traurig Santa Maria, an affiliate of Greenberg Traurig, P.A. and Greenberg Traurig, LLP.

  • Teaching Fellow, Private Law, Catholic University of Milan, 2014-present
  • First Degree Master, Il Russo per le Imprese Internazionali del Made in Italy, Catholic University of Milan, 2019

Recognition & Leadership

  • Member, Milan Bar Association, 2011

Credentials

Educación
  • B.A., summa cum laude, L. Bocconi University of Milan, 2006
  • J.D., summa cum laude, L. Bocconi University of Milan, 2008
Admitida para practicar como abogado en
  • Italy
Languages
  • Italian
  • Inglés
  • French