Marco Giovine is a member of the firm’s transactional group and he is the Associate Counsel leading the Los Angeles office.
Marco is specialized in assisting in a variety of M&A and commercial transactions, joint ventures, contractual matters, entity formation and corporate governance, having gained consolidated experience both in Italy and in the US across a wide range of industry sectors. He handles complex matters, participates in negotiations and drafts legal documents including memos, stock purchase agreements, due diligence reports, board and shareholders’ resolutions, confidentiality agreements, general terms and conditions, and commercial contracts (such as franchise, distribution, reseller, dealer and agency agreements).
Before joining Valla & Associates, Marco worked as a corporate associate in the M&A department of leading international law firms such as Hogan Lovells and DLA Piper in Milan, Italy, and Cremades & Calvo-Sotelo in Madrid, Spain.
Marco received his Law Degree from the University of Padua, Italy, and has obtained a LL.M master degree at Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands (2009) and another LL.M. at the University of California Los Angeles (2015).
Languages spoken: Italian, English, Spanish
Bar Admissions: Italy (2012), New York (2018), California (2018)
Education: Law Degree, University of Padua, Italy (2008); LL.M. in Commercial and Company Law, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands (2009); LL.M., University of California Los Angeles (2015)