Milan, September 10th, 2019 – de Bedin & Lee studio legale associato inaugurates the German desk with the Alexander Gebhard, who joined the firm as of counsel.

Two months after its establishment, the firm, born from the integration between the professionals formerly at Magnocavallo e associati with the Hong Kong based law firm, de Bedin & Lee LLP, begins to consolidate with the entry of new professionals and the implementation of projects aimed at offering its clients an increasingly timely and high standing service.

Alexander deals, mainly in cross border transactions with German-speaking clients (Germany, Austria and Switzerland), with corporate and commercial law, real estate law, civil law (family and inheritance), including in court.

He was born in Waiblingen, Germany and moved permanently to Italy in 1978, where he began his legal career at his father’s law firm, a point of reference in Milan and Italy for legal matters between Italy and German-speaking countries.

We have long believed that the legal market for German-speaking companies and private clients, for an Italian law firm with an international outlook, is an objective to be pursued with determination. When the opportunity arose to secure the collaboration of a serious and competent professional such as Alexander, we seized it on the fly, entrusting him with the responsibility of the German desk that we set up at the same time. We are convinced that, thanks to his deep knowledge of the market and his notoriety among the relevant clients, the German desk will be one of the mainstays of growth of our firm” declare Alberto Predieri and Marco Bisceglia, the two founding partners.

I am very pleased to have taken on this new and stimulating challenge with Alberto and Marco, putting my skills and decades of experience in the international field at the service of a reality in great growth and open to the world“, declares Alexander Gebhard.

Alexander is a member of several associations of lawyers and jurists working in the Italian-German legal world, as well as being on the list of German-speaking lawyers of the Consulate General of Germany in Milan, and is also enrolled in the register of experts of the court of Milan as a translator and sworn interpreter for the German language.