Giangiacomo Olivi is a partner in Dentons’ Milan office, Europe Co-head of the Data Privacy and Cybersecurity group and Europe Co-head of the Intellectual Property and Technology practice.
He assists clients, such as national and international companies as well as industrial associations, providing strategical and commercial legal advice in relation to technology, media and communications matters, with a specific focus on data management and digital transformation.
Giangiacomo handled some of the most relevant matters in relation to data protection, data privacy and GDPR compliance (including coordinating major projects from Italy also involving multiple jurisdictions). He also assists clients with regard to outsourcing and commercial transactions in a wide range of sectors.
Since many years Giangiacomo has been recognized as one of the best Italian lawyers in the TMT sector by leading international legal directories, such as Chambers & Partners and The Legal 500, which includes him in the “Hall of Fame.” He is also one of the most awarded lawyers in Italy in the TMT field.
He is frequently invited as a speaker in numerous seminars and conferences organized by various universities (including State Milan University, Insubria University, Brescia University, Florence University, Bocconi University, LUISS University).
Moreover, Giangiacomo has been included in the group of experts appointed by Italy’s Ministry of Economic Development to draft the national strategy on Artificial Intelligence (AI) in 2019.