Filippo Modulo

Filippo Modulo





  • Rome




He advises Italian and international clients in extraordinary transactions with a focus on transactions involving regulated entities and sectors, as well as listed companies and private equity funds. Since 2015, Filippo is the Managing Partner of the Firm.

Filippo has developed an unparalleled know-how in managing major cross-border M&A transactions both inbound and outbound the Italian market, assisting all of the different players involved – purchasers, sellers, majority and minority shareholders, financing banks, financial advisors – and liaising with boards of directors and leadership teams of different institutions, listed companies and private equity funds.

Filippo has been ranked as a leading lawyer by prominent international legal guides such as Chambers, IFLR 1000 and Legal 500. In 2017 he was awarded both Managing Partner of The Year and Professional of the Year - M&A by Top Legal.

Professional experience

Filippo Modulo joined the Firm in 1997 and became a Partner in 2005. Since 2002, Filippo Modulo assisted clients in more than 75 transactions for a value exceeding 145 billion Euro.

Membership in professional associations

  • Member of the Rome Bar (Italy)


  • Regional Vice Chair Europe/Middle East/Africa Lex Mundi Managing Partners Committee


  • Erasmus Programme

    University Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, 1993

  • Graduated in Law, With Honours

    Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Italy, 1994

  • Executive Education, Leadership in Law Firms

    Harvard University, Cambridge, 2015


Italian, English, French

Filippo Modulo