Yan is a member of the Private Equity and M&A groups of Portolano Cavallo. Yan has a diverse transactional practice with an emphasis on cross-border mergers and acquisitions, strategic investments and dispositions in the digital, media and technology sector. Yan co-heads the firm’s French Desk and is charge of the firm’s New York office.
Yan received his law degree in 2003 from the Università degli Studi Roma Tre, where he also obtained an MBA. In 2010 he received an LL.M in International Business and Economic Law from the Georgetown University Law Centre, Washington DC, USA.
An active member of the International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA), Yan is past President of the Technology, Media and Intellectual Property Commission and past member of the association’s executive committee.
Yan is a member of the Rome Bar Association and is licensed as foreign legal consultant with the New York State Bar Association.
French (native proficiency), English