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Banking and finance: Borrower side
Banking and finance: Borrower side - ranked: tier 3

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners advises on all types of lending and financing transactions, including domestic and cross-border matters. Lorenzo Vernetti advised HIG White-Horse and Tikehau Capital on the bond refinancing of Savio holding companies. Riccardo Agostinelli and Gaetano Carrello, along with Marco Leonardi and structured finance specialist Emanuela Campari Bernacchi, are also highly rated. Andrea Taurozzi and Valentina Lattanzi were promoted to the partnership.

Leading individuals

Gaetano Carrello - Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

Riccardo Agostinelli - Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

Next Generation Partners

Andrea Taurozzi - Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

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Banking and finance: lender or arranger side
Banking and finance: lender or arranger side - ranked: tier 3

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

Advising major banks and financial institutions,¬†Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners' practice covers all kinds¬†of lending and financing deals, including both domestic and cross-border financings. Gaetano Carrello¬†advised a pool of banks on a ‚ā¨210m financing to Arexpo. Also highly rated are¬†Riccardo Agostinelli,¬†Lorenzo Vernetti,¬†Marco Leonardi¬†and structured finance specialist¬†Emanuela Campari Bernacchi. Andrea Taurozzi¬†and Valentina Lattanzi¬†were promoted to the partnership.

Leading individuals

Gaetano Carrello - Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

Riccardo Agostinelli - Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

Next Generation Partners

Andrea Taurozzi - Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

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Capital markets: Debt
Capital markets: Debt - ranked: tier 3

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners' practice includes¬†the placement of debt instruments, including high-yield bonds, both in Italy and other European markets. The team assisted the global coordinators with the placement by a company, controlled by Bain Capital-managed funds, of a ‚ā¨410m high-yield bond. Structured finance and securitisation specialist¬†Emanuela Campari Bernacchi¬†and Gaetano Carrello¬†are highly rated.

Leading individuals

Emanuela Campari Bernacchi - Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 2

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners¬†is¬†active in M&A deals of all sizes. Managing partner¬†Bruno Gattai¬†led advice to British private equity firm, CVC, on the acquisition of Recordati‚Äôs majority stake from members of the Recordati family; and¬†Luca Minoli assisted Italmobiliare with the ‚ā¨184m sale of its approximately 83 per cent equity stake in BravoSolutions to Jaggaer. In other matters¬†Gerardo Gabrielli¬†advised the over-the-top media distribution service Chili on investments into Chili by¬†the Lavazza family, owner of the namesake coffee company, and¬†Twentieth Century Fox; and¬†Alessandro Dolce¬†advised Gruppo MutuiOnline on the acquisition of 50 per cent of the corporate capital of Agenzia Italia, a company that provides outsourced services for leasing and long-term rent operators.¬†Also highly rated are¬†Sebastiano Cassani, Laura Ortali¬†and¬†Stefano Catenacci¬†.¬†Federico Bal¬†was made partner.

Leading individuals

Bruno Gattai - Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

Luca Minoli - Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

Next Generation Partners

Gerardo Gabrielli - Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

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EU and competition law
EU and competition law - ranked: tier 3

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners’ competition team handles investigations, prosecutions and provides regulatory advice to clients in a wide range of sectors. Highly regarded Silvia D’Alberti acted for five financial institutions as claimants in the investigation initiated by the ICA against MonteTitoli for an abuse of dominant position in the market of post-trading services, with specific regard to financial settlement and custody services. In another highlight, the team represented Airgreen in an antitrust investigation initiated by the ICA regarding the alleged coordination of helicopter operators in bidding for public procurement contracts for fire rescue services and air ambulance services. Senior associate Fabiana Campopiano is another key member of the practice.

Leading individuals

Silvia D’Alberti - Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

Next Generation Partners

Fabiana Campopiano - Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 4

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

At Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners, the team is ‚Äėable to combine the need to explore and analyse the law with the need to consider the real environment and constraints‚Äô. Lorenzo Cairo, who is ‚Äėvery attentive to business and able to find solutions in complex contexts‚Äô, advises clients such as CVC and Argenta on M&A-related matters and is also active in individual and collective dismissals procedures, restructurings, union relationships and employment litigation.

Next Generation Partners

Lorenzo Cairo - Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

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Private equity
Private equity - ranked: tier 1

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners fields lawyers with extensive knowledge of Italian entrepreneurial families and the team's PE assistance during deals includes M&A, structuring, tax and finance advice. In large deal highlights, managing partner Bruno Gattai led advice to British PE firm, CVC, on its acquisition of a majority stake in drugmaker Recordati; Gattai also assisted, alongside Gerardo Gabrielli, Investcorp with the sale of Ceme, a global manufacturer of highly engineered and precision fluid control solutions, to pan-European PE firm Investindustrial. Other key members are Stefano Catenacci, who has extensive experience in the small and mid-cap PE sector and Sebastiano Cassani. Federico Bal was made partner.

Leading individuals

Bruno Gattai - Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

Stefano Catenacci - Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

Next Generation Partners

Federico Bal - Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

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Restructuring and insolvency
Restructuring and insolvency - ranked: tier 3

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners assists debtors and creditors with both domestic and cross-border in-court and out-of-court restructuring procedures. Riccardo Agostinelli and Sergio Fulco advised the lenders, which included Banco BPM and Intesa Sanpaolo, on the restructuring of Boccadarno Porto di Pisa under Italian bankruptcy law. Gaetano Carrello is also highly rated.

Leading individuals

Riccardo Agostinelli - Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 4

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners' department head Cristiano Garbarini and his five-lawyer strong team advise global private equity and financial services firms and corporations on both domestic and international direct and indirect tax matters; the practice also assists HNWI and their families.

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