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Rosemarie Serrato

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Nctm Studio Legale

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Real Estate


Equity Partner. Rosemarie Serrato is an expert of the Town Planning practice within the Real Estate department. She is based in the Milan office.

Rosemarie specializes in public law, town planning, environmental law, and energy and public-procurement. She takes part in the evaluation of major real estate portfolios in the process of disinvestment, and has advised several urban transformation companies. She has also advised on administrative and planning proceedings both for private clients and public administration.

She follows all aspects of town planning law, from due diligence to construction contracts related to  government zoning plans, the preparation of administrative procedures for the approval of complex real estate redevelopment and development projects, to the granting of building permits and business licenses. She also assists public bodies in relation to real estate investment funds, the enhancement and sale of public assets and social housing.

She assists Italian and international clients in all areas of administrative law. She has vast experience in public procurement, concessions and project financing. She also assists clients in relation to tendering procedures launched by Italian Public Administrations for the award of public works contracts, supply and service contracts, public service and construction concessions, and management with the project financing system. She offers legal assistance in the various stages of these procedures, supporting the client in managing the relationship with the various administrations involved. She also supports clients in the implementation phase of the contract with the contracting authority.


January 2017 -   today          Nctm Studio Legale - Equity Partner

May 2016 – January 2017    DLA Piper, Milan - Legal Director

Oct. 2012 - Apr. 2016           DLA Piper, Milan - Senior Counsel

Jun. 2009 - Sept. 2012         Nctm Studio Legale, Milan – Senior Advisor

May 2004 - Jun. 2009           DS&P, Milan - Salary Partner

Sept. 1998 - Apr. 2004          Studio Legale Ghibellini, Genoa – Associate

Sept. 1997 - Aug. 1998         State Advocacy, Genoa - Trainee

Feb. 1996 - Aug. 1997          Procter and Gamble, Rome


Italian, English, Spanish and German.


Admitted to the Genoa Bar, 2001. 


Law Degree, University of Genoa.


Administrative and public law

Within: Administrative and public law

With expertise in public procurement, competition, public subsidies and concessions matters, Nctm Studio Legale advises public and private clients in the energy, infrastructure and transport sectors. Practice head Giuliano Berruti is advising the project company APM Terminals Vado Ligure on the environmental, public contracts and zoning law aspects of the construction of a new terminal container in the Savona Port, and is assisting public financial institution Lazio Innova with various matters concerning the granting of EU funds and public tender procedures. Counsel Rosemarie Serrato joined from DLA Piper in February 2018 and Carmine Morrone was made partner in 2018. Senior attorney Katia Zulberti and of counsel Ada Lucia De Cesaris left in 2017 to join Chiomenti and Studio Legale Amministrativisti Associati respectively.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

Nctm Studio Legale¬†handles financing, acquisitions and disposals, fund formation and taxation matters as well as land use, planning and development, construction and leasing issues. In recent highlights, the ‚Äėcompetent and experienced‚Äô team assisted the European Investment Bank with the lease of its new headquarters in Rome, advised San Pellegrino on the development of its flagship factory in Milan and acted for a property trust on the purchase of a¬†45,000sqm¬†logistics asset. Practice head Luigi Croce¬†and Christian Mocellin¬†are key names. Rosemarie Serrato¬†joined from DLA Piper¬†in February 2018 and Alessandro Vespa¬†was made partner in April 2018.

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