Gianna De Lizza


Gianna concentrates her practice on national and cross-border matters involving government facing investigations and internal corporate compliance.

Gianna assists multinational corporations with global investigations related to a variety of matters including criminal investigations, civil inquiries conducted by the US Department of Justice, US Securities and Exchange Commission, and other law enforcement agencies. She also assists clients in connection with alleged violations of US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), False Claims Act (FCA), and other regulations. In addition, she assists in advising clients on the implementation and enhancement of anti-corruption and compliance programs, policies, and training.

Bar admissionsNew JerseyNew York
  • J.D., Rutgers Law School 
  • B.A., Rutgers University


  • Author, "New Jersey's Full Discovery Mandate: A Lesson for Other Jurisdictions and the Need for Further Juvenile Law Reform," Rutgers Journal of Law & Public Policy, Fall 2017

Clerk Experience

Gianna served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Michael J. Haas, J.A.D., in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division.

Prior Experience

Prior to joining DLA Piper, Gianna was an Assistant District Attorney with the Manhattan District Attorney's Office in the Trial Division.

Memberships And Affiliations

  • New Jersey Women Lawyers Association (NJWLA)
  • Rutgers Law School Minority Student Program (MSP) Mentor