Francesca Croci

Francesca Croci

Senior Associate

Francesca's practice covers corporate law, with a special focus on M&A deals. 

Francesca has been involved in several transactions 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 variety of sectors such as industrial, manufacturing, medical, food and hotel sector.

Francesca has been included in International’s Private Equity Rising Stars 2023, which highlights the top 25 up-and-coming private equity lawyers aged under 40 in the U.K. and Continental Europe.



Admitted as Avvocato (Lawyer), Italy, 2015


Bocconi University, Milan, 2012


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.