Alessandro P Giorgetti is a graduate of Milan State University, where he studied private international law. He both graduated and was admitted to the Milan Bar in 1983. He subsequently studied commercial law at Robinson College, Cambridge University. He is member of the special Bar for the High Courts in Italy.

Mr Giorgetti practises insurance and reinsurance law, and has acted as principal consultant or litigator in some of the major Italian cases.

He works in English, French and Italian. He is an active member of the International Association of Defense Counsel, of which he has been a past international vice president; the Defence Research Institute, of which he chairs the Italian chapter; and the International Bar Association. Mr Giorgetti also belongs to the Association of Fellows and Legal Scholars of the Centre for International Legal Studies in Salzburg, and he has been listed since 2007 in Who’s Who Legal: Product Liability and since 2008 in Who’s Who Legal: Insurance & Reinsurance.

He has authored several articles, and the book Il contenzioso di massa in Italia, in Europa e nel Mondo – Profili di comparazione in tema di Class Action ed Azioni di Gruppo, ed. Giuffé (2008), comparing mass litigation and collective redress procedures around the world.

He is a regular lecturer in Italy and abroad on insurance, professional liability and personal injury law.