John E. Alessi


John Alessi is a corporate attorney in the Boston office of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP. He has advised public and private clients in a variety of corporate and securities matters, including mergers and acquisitions and capital market and other types of complex and traditional financings. Mr. Alessi also provides general corporate advice, including with respect to director duties and disclosure issues under the federal securities laws. Mr. Alessi has significant experience working in the technology sector.

Mr. Alessi is also active in providing pro bono services to the community. He has represented individuals in immigration matters through volunteer affiliations with Sanctuary for Families and Kids In Need of Defense as well as nonprofit organizations with respect to their formation and governance structures. Additionally, Mr. Alessi serves on the board of directors for the Massachusetts Appleseed Center for Law and Justice.



  • J.D., Columbia Law School, 2003
  • B.A., Duke University, 1996


  • Massachusetts
  • New York

John E. Alessi

Associate, Mergers and Acquisitions