who we are

D'Andrea & Partners Legal Counsel is an international law firm firstly established in Pescara Italy, with EU headquarters in Milan and Asia-Pacific headquarters in Shanghai, with other offices in China, India, Italy, UAE, Vietnam and a Russian Desk. Our law firm is one of the few international firms duly authorized by Ministry of Justice of the People’s Republic of China to operate as a Representative Office of foreign Law Firm in China. Our law firm was founded in the year 2013, jointly by Carlo Diego D’Andrea and Matteo Hanbin Zhi, both attorneys with extensive knowledge and experience in cross border mergers and acquisition, dispute resolution and corporate governance matters with a special focus on business relationships between Europe and Asia. With a mission to make the global business environment better through our work, the lawyers of D’Andrea & Partners Legal Counsel come from different parts of the world and take pride in treating our clients problems as their own and seek to find nuanced solutions with professionalism and trust. Our portfolio of clients range from large conglomerates to SME’s from different sectors and geographies. D’Andrea and Partners Legal Counsel is a part of a conglomerate, DP Group, which presently encompasses three other service companies : (i) PHC Advisory Tax & Accounting – a tax, accounting and business advisory company; (ii) EASTANT Communication & Events – social media, events, marketing and communications company; and (iii) CHANCE & BETTER Education – educational services company. We believe our team of experts can contribute exponentially towards the future and growth of your business and company. #becausewecare

what we believe

Within just a few years, D’Andrea & Partners Legal Counsel has become a point of reference as well as a well-established entity in the international legal profession. D’Andrea & Partners Legal Counsel consists of highly experienced young experts from various countries so as to provide their clients legal services in various different foreign languages. Working together on a daily basis, the team is able to provide its clients the utmost attention and expertise with the best communication technologies currently available on the market.

To be present in every world business capital to make the global business environment better through our work.

who we are

Carlo D’Andrea

Founding and Managing Partner (Shanghai Office)

Founder and Managing Partner of D’Andrea & Partners Legal Counsel, as well as the fo...

Matteo Zhi

Senior Partner (Shanghai Office)

Extensive experience with Sino-Italian investments and legal affairs. Speaker on topics...

Tran Si Vy

Partner (Vietnam Office)

Registered Lawyer at the Bar Council of Hanoi, LLM in International Commercial Law. Ext...

Veronica Gianola

Senior Associate (Milan Office)

Senior Associate at D'Andrea & Partners Legal Counsel. Italian Qualified Lawyer spe...

Mandy Du

Senior Associate (Shanghai Office)

Senior Associate at D’Andrea & Partners Legal Counsel. Specialized in Corporate C...

Tony Xu

Senior Associate (Shanghai Office)

Senior Associate Specialized in Corporate Compliance, FDI, Labor Law, and Litigation

Aris Xie

Senior Associate (Shanghai Office)

Senior Associate Specialized in litigation, arbitration, legal compliance, and IP

Steven Shen

Associate (Shanghai Office)

Associate at D’Andrea & Partners Legal Counsel. Specialized in Corporate law. ...

Shane Farrelly

Legal Advisor (Chongqing Office)

Legal Advisor at D'Andrea & Partners Legal Counsel Specialized in Corporate Law, Di...

Sergei Usov

Junior Associate - Russian Desk (Shanghai Office)

Junior Associate - Russian Desk of D'Andrea Partners Legal Counsel Specialized in corpo...

Ho Ngoc Diep

Legal assistance (Vietnam Office)

Legal assistant of D’Andrea and Partners. Specialized in Corporate compliance, FDI an...