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The firm

The firm was founded in 2013 by Alessandro Giovannelli, Matteo Delucchi, Fabrizio Scaparro and Matteo Colombari, a team of lawyers with more than ten years of experience together in some of the leading Italian and international law firms.

In the following years, the firm added capital markets, finance and tax practices with the hirings of Andrea Bartolucci, Michele Mocarelli, Stefano Traniello, Ferrante Paveri Fontana, Gianvittorio Giroletti Angeli, Eugenio Romita and Michele Delfini.

What differentiates Giovannelli e Associati? It is a cohesive team of lawyers with more than ten years of experience together in some of the leading Italian and international law firms. Partners have been involved in some of the most important transactions in the Italian market over the last years; they have spent many years in leading Italian and international firms, in Milan, New York, London and Hong Kong. The firm focuses first on satisfying clients’ needs and on solving their problems. The team maintains a high ratio of partners to associates – it knows that clients value the experience, attention and expertise of partners and expect their involvement and dedication at all stages. The firm works with flexible teams, selected according to the specific needs of each project, combining the appropriate mix of seniority and expertise. Giovannelli e Associati’s goal is to build long-term relationship with clients, actively contributing to their success across all aspects of their business.

Areas of practice

Mergers and acquisitions and private equity: the firm provides high-profile advice to private equity funds, investment companies, multinational groups and entrepreneurs on complex corporate transactions, advising on all stages of the deal from early structuring to closing.

Finance and restructuring: the firm represents clients in every kind of corporate financing, acquisition finance, set-up of securities and guarantees, and debt restructuring, providing multidisciplinary expertise to ensure the best possible assistance either in build-up and growth phases or during the critical and turnaround phases of their business.

Capital markets: the firm offers thorough capability on security offerings of all kinds, advising corporate issuers and underwriters on international and domestic equity and debt capital markets transactions and providing clear insight into regulatory considerations.

Corporate and commercial matters: the team represents financial and industrial clients, both Italian and international, in a wide variety of corporate and commercial matters.

Litigation and arbitration: the firm provides assistance in civil, commercial and corporate law litigation and arbitration.

Tax: the firm advises domestic and international private equity firms and multinational companies in connection with direct and indirect taxes, focusing on extraordinary corporate transactions and also ordinary activity.

White-collar crimes: the firm provides qualified assistance in the white-collar crimes field, in connection with both in-court and out-of-court matters, with particular focus on corporate and capital markets criminal matters, representing private equity funds, national and foreign public and private companies, as well as individuals prominent in business.

  • Contact
  • Fabrizio Scaparro
  • Number of lawyers: 32
  • Languages
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Portuguese

Above material supplied by Giovannelli e Associati Studio Legale.

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