White & Case has recruited partners in Milan and Frankfurt, bolstering its European presence in M&A and regulatory advice for financial institutions with a strong cross-border focus.

Alessandro Zappasodi joins in Milan as a partner in the firm’s global M&A and financial services regulatory practices. A veteran M&A specialist, he joins from the Italian firm Pedersoli Studio Legale, where he practiced as a partner for four years, rising to equity partner. He previously practiced for 14 years as a partner at Chiomenti in Milan.