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Umberto Borzi

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Partner Corporate - M&A


Umberto Borzi assists Italian and foreign clients (banks, funds, listed companies and other regulated parties) in Corporate law – M&A and real estate transactions with a particular focus on company law, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, joint venture, real estate acquisitions, asset management, real estate agency listings and extraordinary capital transactions.


Umberto Borzi joined the Firm in 1998 and became a Partner in 2003.


Italian, English.


Member of the Rome Bar (Italy)


Graduated in Law, L.U.I.S.S. Guido Carli University, Rome, 1987.


Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Chiomenti Studio Legale’s ‘outstanding team always gives clients the best advice, not only across legal disciplines, but also on commercial issues’, thereby attracting a consistent stream of the most high-profile, complex M&A deals in Italy, on behalf of leading Italian and foreign institutional, financial, insurance and industrial groups. Filippo Modulo led advice to Banca d’Italia, as managing entity of the National Resolution Fund, on the complex sale process of Nuova Banca delle Marche, Nuova Banca dell’Etruria e del Lazio and Nuova Cassa di Risparmio di Chieti; and Michele Carpinelli acted for Luxottica Group in relation to Essilor International’s offer to merge with Luxottica Group, the Italy-based listed eyewear company. Corporate and M&A head Francesco Tedeschini is ‘great at conducting international negotiations’; private equity head Luigi Vaccaropossesses all the crucial skills’; and Carlo Croff is widely respected. Other names to note are Stefano Mazzotti, Franco Agopyan, Umberto Borzi. Luca Fossati, Luca Andrea Frignani, Antonio Sascaro and Enrico Giordano. Italo De Santis and Andrea Sacco Ginevri were promoted to the partnership.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Leading individuals

Umberto Borzi - Chiomenti Studio Legale

Within: Real estate and construction

Chiomenti Studio Legale’s ‘excellent’ real estate practice packs a particular punch in advising on structuring and fund formation as well as real estate developments. The practice assisted Intesa Sanpaolo with the reorganisation of a core real estate portfolio consisting of 26 properties and advised Logistic Capital Partners on its partnership with AEW Europe’s LOGISTIS funds as well as on the development of a logistic facility to be leased to Amazon. Umberto Borzi and Patrizia Liguti are recommended.

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