Chiara De Luca

Chiara De Luca

Senior Associate

Chiara’s practice covers corporate law, with a special focus on M&A deals.
Chiara has been involved in several complex transactions – both domestic and cross-border – concerning the acquisition, disposal, corporate reorganisation and restructuring of national and international companies as well as in assistance on general corporate and commercial matters. She advises Italian and international clients, including private equity funds, listed and private companies, operating in a wide range of sectors, including financial institutions, real estate, industrial and manufacturing, medical and food.

Published Work

  • “In re Cornerstone: independent directors liability in control buyout cases”, 6 Bocconi Legal Papers, p. 205-236, 2015



Admitted to the New York Bar, State of New York, USA, 2018

Admitted to the Italian Bar as Avvocato, Italy, 2016


LL.M., Corporate Law, New York University School of Law, 2015

J.D., Law, University Roma Tre, 2013


Italian, English
A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.