Davide Gambillara


T. +39 02 72554.1


Via San Paolo, 7
20121 – MILAN

Davide Gambillara is a precial counsel of De Berti Jacchia Franchini Forlani since 2016. He has gained broad experience in the management of the legal affairs of large undertakings and international groups, acting for many years as Group General Counsel of leading international groups in the luxury and fashion sectors.


He has dealt with the full range of legal and corporate affairs of the companies of such groups, in Italy and abroad.
His practice has involved negotiation and drafting of commercial contracts, management of group corporate matters and management of group IP and M&A transactions, including domestic and cross-border acquisitions and joint ventures.


Davide worked as in-house counsel at the Legal Department of the Benetton Group from 1986 to 1994, dealing with commercial contracts and domestic and international litigations.


After a period of private practice, he became Group General Counsel, first at Versace, in 1999 and 2000, and then at Armani, from 2000 onwards.

Areas of expertise

Admitted to the Italian Bar


Modena, Degree in Law, University of Modena


Italian, English, French