Francesca is a Lawyer and works in the White Collar and Corporate Crime, Investigations & Compliance practice within the Litigation & Regulatory Department.

Francesca provides judicial and extra-judicial legal advice both to individuals and primary companies operating at domestic and multinational level with reference to corporate criminal law and other compliance-related matters, with a specific focus on Legislative Decree 231/2001 and anti-corruption provisions.

Francesca regularly participates in the defence of top managers in the context of criminal proceedings concerning bribery and corruption, fraud, corporate, tax and bankruptcy crimes, as well as offences arising from the violation of the Health and Safety at Work provisions.

Francesca provides legal assistance to companies involved in proceedings pursuant to Legislative Decree 231/2001 and has also experience in planning and carrying out defensive investigations (also preventive ones).

Francesca has specific competence in the designing and drafting of Organization, Management and Control Models pursuant to Legislative Decree 231/2001 of national and multinational companies and regularly assists the Supervisory Bodies of primary entities established pursuant to Decree 231, of which she is also an external member.

Francesca has recently carried out an in-house experience, supporting, as secondee, the Legal Division of the Italian office of a multinational group leader in the pharmaceutical sector.

Francesca is part of the DLA Responsible Business team, which coordinates the ESG-related Firm's projects. She was elected as representative of the Lawyers in the internal "Community" committee, which, among others, aims to promote and develop initiatives to improve the working environment. She graduated cum laude in 2017 from Luiss Guido Carli University and is enrolled in the Bar of Rome since September 2019.