Daniela De Bellis

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Daniela De Bellis


Milan – Rome
T +39 02 76002539
T +39 06 697737


Daniela is a well-established and highly regarded litigation lawyer. She was the youngest professional to obtain the highest compensation award for a client through arbitration/litigation in Italy.

She is also an expert in corporate law and corporate finance and has worked alongside Domenico Luca Scordino on most of the transactions handled by him, thus enhancing her experience as a “T-shaped” professional.

Daniela has also built up special expertise in financial contracts by assisting primary financial institutions worldwide. As well as operating in the administrative law arena, Daniela specializes in anti-bribery law as well as restructuring and insolvency practice (she has held a university position on this subject), assisting many public and state-owned companies in Italy in this area.


Professional Qualifications

  • Admitted to the Bar of Rome (2009)


  • Northwestern University, Pritzker School of Law, Chicago
    Executive L.L.M. (with Honours)
  • IE University, Madrid
    Certificate in Business Administration
  • Università degli Studi di Roma Tre, Rome
    Second level Master’s Degree Program in Legal Professions
  • Università LUISS Guido Carli, Rome
    Master Degree in Law of Institution (110/110 summa cum laude)
  • Università LUISS Guido Carli, Rome
    Postgraduate course of Administrative Law
  • Università LUISS Guido Carli, Rome
    Bachelor Degree in Law (Highest final marks)

Key Strengths

  • Always brings “360 degrees of awareness” to issues
  • Questions are approached with calm and strategic analysis
  • Excellence across a broad range of legal matters
  • Adaptable, proactive and pivotal