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A deep knowledge of our clients’ business is key for providing excellent legal advice which leads to innovative solutions and commercial propositions.

Michele Odello

EY Italy Law Leader, Financial Services

A lucky guy with some aim. Married, enthusiastic dad of young Lodovico. Passionate for every possible sport and sport event. Avid tennis player and traveler of the US.

Office Milano, IT

Michele joined EY in 2020 as the Financial Services Law Leader, EY Advisory S.p.A. - Italy. He is experienced in legal and regulatory matters in the banking, financial, investment, funds formation and insurance fields and in extraordinary corporate transactions involving regulated entities.

Michele has prior experience working for a market leading financial services legal advisory boutique and leading Italian business law firm . In 2013, he co-led the creation of a financial services legal advisory firm with five others. Following this, Michele joined a leading international law firm in 2017 as a partner leading the Italian Financial Services department.

He graduated in Law at the State University of Parma in 2002 and was admitted to the Italian Bar in 2006.

How Michele is building a better working world

"I place high importance on my role as a mentor for junior colleagues, encouraging participation in idea generation and strategy development. I am open to new proposals and value their views, which supports personal growth and the success of the business. Work life balance is also key, particularly during times of adversity."

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