He advises Italian and international clients in complex extraordinary transactions with a focus on deals involving regulated entities and regulated sectors, as well as listed companies and private equity funds. Filippo has been a Partner since 2005 and Managing Partner since 2015. He has been appointed together with Gregorio Consoli as Managing Partner for the three-year period 2021-2023.
Filippo has developed an unparalleled know-how in managing major cross-border M&A transactions both inbound and outbound the Italian market, assisting purchasers, sellers, majority and minority shareholders, financing banks, financial advisors, and liaising with competent Authorities, entrepreneurs, boards of directors and leadership teams of different institutions, listed companies and private equity funds.
Filippo ranks first in the "Top Private Equity Lawyers in EMEA" category, with £29.185 million transactions value, as well as in the "Top M&A Lawyers in Italy" category in MergerLinks’ League Tables FY 2021.
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.
Filippo Modulo joined the Firm in 1997 and became a Partner in 2005. Since 2002, Filippo Modulo assisted clients in more than 120 transactions for a value exceeding 220 billion Euro.
University Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, 1993
Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Italy, 1994
Harvard University, Cambridge, 2015
Italian, English, French