Oreste Cipolla is an associate in the firm’s Business Law Department and a member of its Private Equity Group. Mr. Cipolla advises private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies on a wide range of corporate matters, including mergers, joint ventures, asset and stock acquisitions and divestitures, leveraged buyouts, leveraged recapitalizations, growth equity investments, and venture capital investments. Mr. Cipolla has represented financial sponsors, state-owned enterprises and sovereign wealth funds in a number of U.S. and cross-border transactions across a variety of industries, including food and beverage, dietary, healthcare, education, infrastructure, and technology in the United States and internationally.
Mr. Cipolla is a member of the American Bar Association and the New York State Bar Association. He is also a member of the International Section of the New York State Bar Association. Mr. Cipolla has spoken on issues concerning U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and international anti-corruption legislations in the financial services industry. In addition to English, Mr. Cipolla speaks Italian (native) and French (intermediate).
INSEAD Institut Européen d'Administration des Affaires
Columbia Law School
Universita’ Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
summa cum laude