Alessandro P Giorgetti graduated from Milan State University in 1983 with a degree in private international law and was admitted to the Milan Bar the same year. Six years later he studied commercial law at Robinson College, Cambridge University. Currently he is a member of the special Bar for the High Courts and a chartered arbitrator and mediator at the Chamber of Arbitration and Mediation at the CONSOB, the Italian controlling body for the financial markets.
Mr Giorgetti is an expert in Italian product liability litigation abroad, especially for medical devices and mechanical machinery. Notwithstanding this specialisation, he is also active in financial institutions litigation, D&O and professional liabilities, with a special emphasis on medical malpractice. He also practices in the field of reinsurance litigation, acting as principal consultant or litigator in cases involving Italian cedents.
He is an active member of the Defence Research Institute, of the IADC, IBA and the Association of Fellows and Legal Scholars of the Centre for International Legal Studies in Salzburg, Austria.
Mr Giorgetti has authored several articles in legal journals, as well as book chapters on Italian law and in 2008 he published the book Il contenzioso di massa in Italia, Europa e nel Mondo (Mass Litigation in Italy, Europe and Around the World), with a focus on class actions and collective redress.
He works in English and French and is a regular lecturer in Italy and abroad on insurance, product liability and personal injury law.