Michelangelo Cicogna

Partner at De Berti Jacchia Franchini Forlani Studio Legale

Michelangelo Cicogna has significant expertise in the field of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) and has acted both as counsel and arbitrator in administered and ad hoc procedures according, among the others, to the rules of ICC, ICSID, UNCITRAL, LCIA, MKAS, Milan (CAM), Madrid, AIA, Bucharest, Swiss Chambers and the PCA in the Hague, dealing with complex litigation, including multiparty and parallel arbitrations, and mainly focusing on construction, procurement and infrastructure, insurance, IT and telecommunications, JV and consortia and commercial law. Author of numerous publications on arbitration and mediation, he teaches Advocacy in International Arbitration at Luigi Bocconi University and holds seminars and conferences on ADR and international arbitration. He is a member of the ICC Commission on Arbitration, Officer of the IBA International Arbitration Committee, past president of the AIJA International Arbitration Commission and Vice-Chair of the Arbitration Committee of ABA SIL. He is co-founder and Co-Chair of ArbIt (Italian Forum for Arbitration and ADR).