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Andrea Giardino

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Gatti Pavesi Bianchi Studio Legale Associato

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Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity, Financial Markets and Securities Investment


Andrea Giardino has been involved in many of Gatti Pavesi Bianchi's most significant extraordinary corporate finance transactions. He specialises in M&A, particularly with regard to acquisitions and disposals of shareholdings and businesses, leveraged buy-outs, private equity transactions, joint ventures, takeover bids and exchange offers. He also advises on real estate transactions.


Prior to joining Gatti Pavesi Bianchi, he worked at some of the leading Italian law firms. He became a Equity Partner in 2007. He is the author of numerous publications on corporate law, with particular focus on group regulation and company direction and coordination


Italian, English


Italian Bar


Andrea Giardino graduated with honours from the Università degli Studi di Pisa in 1994.


Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Gatti Pavesi Bianchi Studio Legale Associato’s ‘excellent M&A professionals have deep deal and legal experience’. The practice is highly regarded for its assistance with significant M&A transactions and it was recently particularly active in banking sector deals. Francesco Gatti led advice to Intesa SanPaolo and Unicredit on the sale of direct and indirect shareholdings of Prelios; and Stefano Valerio assisted DiaSorin, a global vitro diagnostic company, with the acquisition of the ELISA immunodiagnostic portfolio. Luigi Arturo Bianchi’s ‘advice is always appropriate’ and Andrea Giardinohas great negotiation skills’. Other notable advisers include Paola Menicati, Gianni Martoglia, Carlo Pavesi, Vanessa Sobrero and Franco Barucci. Growth in the practice included the recruitment of Gianpaolo Scandone from Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP. Alessandro Corno joined MJ Hudson Alma.

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Private equity

Within: Private equity

Gatti Pavesi Bianchi Studio Legale Associato’s ‘excellent practice assists with high-profile deals’: in recent highlights, Carlo Pavesi advised Synergo on the sale of Bozzetto to Chequers Capital, a pan-European private equity firm and ‘the very experiencedAndrea Giardino acted for European private equity fund Ambienta in its investment in Restiani. Gianni Martogliahas outstanding legal skills’ and Francesco Gatti, Stefano Valerio and Franco Barucci are other key contacts.

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