Francesco Falco is a senior associate in the litigation practice of Paul Hastings and is based in the firm’s Milan office.
Francesco Falco specialises on litigation in civil, commercial, and insolvency matters. Over the course of 10 years, he has developed his expertise representing and advising leading domestic and international companies in disputes relating to breaches of contractual obligations (with a particular focus on the energy and real estate sectors), corporate events (directors’ liability, challenges to shareholders’ meeting resolutions) and insolvency matters (challenges to the sum of liabilities, bankruptcy claw-back actions).
Several cases concerned multi-jurisdictional laws and regulations (particularly, EU bankruptcy legislation or the UN Convention on Contracts for the International sale of goods).
He has also assisted clients on several corporate and commercial transactions, particularly in the pre-litigation phases, as well as in corporate reorganisations. In 2013, Francesco was seconded to the Paul Hastings New York office, further developing his expertise in internal investigations and related matters. Recently, he has been further developing and building on his experience in anti-money laundering and market abuse issues.