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Giuseppe Lombardi

Tel:
Work +39 02 89 62 21
Email:
Lombardi e Associati

Work Department

Corporate and commercial - Domestic and international litigation and arbitration - Mergers and acquisitions - Private equity - Banking and finance - Insolvency and corporate restructuring

Position

He has extensive experience in litigation and arbitration (with specific reference to the corporate, banking and insolvency areas); his professional expertise expanded also to non-contentious matters, focusing on M&A, corporate finance, as well as debt restructuring and corporate reorganisation, especially for cases involving generational changeovers. Co-founder of the law review "Corriere Giuridico", he has written numerous articles on corporate and banking law.

Career

His professional career began in January 1975 with his mentor, prof. Piero Schlesinger, with whom he founded the law firm Schlesinger Lombardi in 1988. In 1996, he established the law firm Lombardi e Associati; in 2001, along with the law firm Pedersoli, he founded Pedersoli Lombardi e Associati. Subsequently, in 2004, he founded the law firm Lombardi Molinari e Associati, now lombardi Molinari Segni.

Languages

Italian, English

Member

Italian Bar, Association Européenne pour le Droit Bancaire et Financier (AEDBF).

Education

University of Pavia (Philosophy Degree, cum laude, 1972; J.D., cum laude, 1974)


Italy

Dispute resolution

Within: Leading individuals

Giuseppe Lombardi - Lombardi e Associati

Within: Dispute resolution

The ‘well-prepared, responsive and helpful’ team at Lombardi e Associati ‘has very strong capabilities and expertise as well as outstanding partners in the field of litigation for commercial and civil matters’, and is also noted for its financial and corporate expertise. Founder Giuseppe Lombardi ‘can always help in finding and defining the best strategy for the litigation, in particular in multiparty or multi-jurisdictional matters’ and newly promoted partner Chiara Mancini is ‘a quick thinker, an excellent strategist and is always very responsive with a business-driven mentality focused on trying to find the best possible solution for the company she assists’. In a recent highlight, the practice represented longstanding client Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena in two liability disputes against Deutsche Bank and Nomura International regarding multibillion-euro repo transactions; other work includes acting for Alstom Ferroviaria in challenging an arbitral award related to a consortium, which concerns the construction of the Italian high-speed railway system. Lotario Dittrich and ‘great lawyerManuela Soligo are other names to note. Associate professor Riccardo Campione joined the firm as a counsel in September 2017. Christian Patelmo left in January 2018 to join Carnelutti Studio Legale Associato.

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Industry focus: Energy

Within: Industry focus: Energy

Lombardi e Associati's Carla Mambretti and Nicola Gaglione were the lead advisers to a syndicate of lenders on the provision of a multimillion-euro loan to Cubico Sustainable Investments Group for the construction of a wind farm in Benevento, Italy. Also notable is that Giuseppe Lombardi and others are representing Saipem in two separate lawsuits brought by institutional investors on the basis of allegedly misleading information being provided by the client to the market. Mauro Pisapia and Luigi Pontrelli are other key figures in the group.

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Restructuring and insolvency

Within: Leading individuals

Giuseppe Lombardi - Lombardi e Associati

Within: Restructuring and insolvency

Lombardi e Associati's team is 'competent, punctual with its responses and immediately understands problems that arise'. It advises on major transactions, including turnaround transactions and high-profile insolvencies. The practice assists the Extraordinary Commissioners of Alitalia - Società Aerea Italiana in extraordinary administration on an ongoing basis with bankruptcy law. Giuseppe Lombardi, Antonio Amoroso, PierDanilo Beltrami and Federico Vermicelli are the names to note; Massimo Fabiani is an experienced of counsel.

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