LEXIA is an independent legal and tax firm founded in 2016 by Alessandro Dagnino, Francesco Dagnino, and Vincenzo Sanasi d’Arpe, with offices in Milan, Rome, and Palermo. The firm employs over 100 professionals, including lawyers and accountants, and is ranked in the most important international legal directories.

LEXIA aims to support the innovation and growth of its clients through the provision of legal assistance at the highest levels, specialization and the identification of innovative and high added value solutions. The firm’s main clients are Italian companies (including listed ones), banking intermediaries, insurance finance companies, scale-ups and start-ups with high growth potential, as well as families and entrepreneurs. LEXIA has a recognized leadership in assisting companies operating in sectors characterized by rapid technological innovation and constant regulatory evolution such as Technology, FinTech, Blockchain, Renewable Energy and Gaming.

Innovation, Ambition, Leadership

LEXIA stands out for its cutting-edge approach, in line with modern society and markets. This approach allows us to better support companies operating in constantly evolving sectors.


We are committed to undertaking pro-bono projects in all areas of law. We believe that one of the goals of our firm is to contribute to social justice. All the firm’s professionals are encouraged to carry out pro-bono activities and we do not distinguish between the hours dedicated to pro-bono practices or those of other clients.

Diversity and Inclusion

At LEXIA, diversity and inclusion are core values that permeate all of our work. We believe that a diverse team, with professionals from different backgrounds, allows us to offer high-quality services and innovative solutions to our clients. We are committed to promoting gender diversity, with 44% of our professionals being women, and working to increase this percentage to achieve gender parity in leadership positions. We are attentive to diversity such as ethnicity, race, religion, sexual orientation and socioeconomic background. We believe that supporting diversity improves our ability to meet customer needs and create a welcoming work environment. We promote a culture of respect, inclusion and equity through ongoing training and are committed to constantly improving to make our work environment as diverse and inclusive as possible.

Legal Tech

The firm closely follows new legaltech projects, operating as an investor and incubator of startups currently in the launch phase, with the aim of digitally innovating some of the most traditional areas of law. Find out more about our legaltech projects.


Crediamo fermamente che un’attività di impresa responsabile e sostenibile debba essere improntata ai migliori standard ambientali, sociali e di governance. Ispiriamo la nostra attività professionale a tal iprincipi con l’obiettivo di aiutare i nostri clienti a migliorare la qualità delle loro organizzazioni, della loro governance e delle relazioni commerciali, contribuendo ad un futuro migliore.


I managing partner e fondatori di Lexia, Francesco Dagnino, Alessandro Dagnino e Vincenzo Sanasi d’Arpe, guidano con competenza e esperienza le rispettive aree specializzate in corporate M&A e Financial Services, Diritto Tributario e Ristrutturazione. Lo Studio e i suoi soci possiedono un track record di soluzioni creative e innovative che hanno lasciato l’impronta nei settori di riferimento.

Premi e riconoscimenti

The Legal 500, firm – 2024

LEXIA - Leading firm in “Banking and finance: Bank regulatory”, “Commercial, Corporate and M&A”, “Data Privacy and Data Protection”, “Industry focus: Energy”, “Industry focus: TMT”.

TopLegal Awards, individual – 2023

Alessandro Dagnino
Management leader dell'anno - finalista Professionista Tax dell'anno - finalista

Legalcommunity Tax Awards, individual – 2023

Alessandro Dagnino
Litigation, Private clients & Wealth management e Tax restructuring
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