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The firm: The firm’s success is based on the combination of its international outlook, recognised quality and reputation of its professionals. Chiomenti has accompanied the growth of the major Italian businesses and the continuing increase in incoming and outgoing foreign investments from the post–Second World War economic recovery to the recent market integration reforms. The firm today has more than 300 attorneys and tax advisers and has offices in Rome, Milan, London, Brussels, New York, Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong. Chiomenti is the exclusive member firm in Italy for Lex Mundi – the world’s leading network of independent law firms with in-depth experience in over 100 countries worldwide.

Areas of practice: Corporate and M&A: corporate law; mergers and acquisitions; private equity; joint venture; commercial contracts; corporate governance; financial statements and accounting.

Capital markets: IPOs and other equity offerings; debt offerings, including convertibles and equity-linked instruments; private placements (including to management and employees); takeovers (cash and share for share); listed company continuing obligations.

Finance: structured finance; securitisations; covered bonds; export finance, leasing and asset finance; acquisition and leveraged finance; ship and aircraft financing; project finance; local government finance; real estate financing; private banking, trusts and fiduciary activities; derivatives.

Banks, insurance and other regulated entities: regulatory structure – compliance and internal control; prudential regulation; codes of conduct; investment services; commercial contracts of regulated entities; M&A and other extraordinary transactions of regulated entities.

Real estate: real estate acquisitions; real estate asset management; real estate funds; public sector real estate transactions; real estate securitisations; administrative, urban planning and environmental law; social housing.

Litigation and arbitration: domestic and international civil litigation (court or arbitration); domestic and international corporate and commercial litigation, in particular relating to acquisitions and commercial contracts (court or arbitration); alternative dispute resolution, mediation and other extra-judicial disputes; international commercial arbitration; international investment arbitration; European union disputes; consumer/class actions.

Insolvency and restructuring: insolvency and pre-insolvency proceedings; litigation; financial restructuring.

Tax: corporate transactions, M&A, private equity; international taxation and transfer pricing; taxation of investment funds and financial products; taxation of real estate investments; tax disputes; private wealth management, trusts and estate planning; employees, executives and other incentive schemes.

European, competition and international law: EU law; domestic and EU competition law; international law.

Administrative: state-owned business and public agencies; utilities (gas, energy, waste, water, transport); health care and pharmaceutical law; administrative law disputes.

Employment: employment law (employment contracts, collective bargaining agreements, stock options and other incentive schemes); social security law; employment litigation.

IP, TMT and data protection: telecommunications; media, IP, IT, data protection.

Energy and infrastructure and public works contracts: renewable energy: wind; biomass (including WtE), biofuel; photovoltaic; geothermal; solar heat; hydroelectric; oil and gas. Public tenders and infrastructure; energy infrastructure projects; infrastructure concessions and contracts.

White-collar crimes and business integrity: litigation and out–of court assistance.

  • Other offices
  • Beijing
  • Brussels
  • Hong Kong
  • London
  • New York
  • Rome
  • Shanghai
  • Number of lawyers: over 300
  • at this office: 194
  • Languages
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Greek
  • Cantonese
  • Italian
  • Mandarin
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Iranian
  • Member
  • Lex Mundi

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