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Whether we speak of pure M&A deals or Real Estate deals, clients can always rely on Marco's professional and problem-solving approach. Understanding client needs and all the peculiarities of their business is not just a priority for Marco, but a true vocation. With over 25 years' experience, Marco is a transactional lawyer with broad experience in M&A, joint ventures and strategic alliances, advising Italian and foreign clients on domestic and cross-border deals. Through the years, Marco has gained extensive experience in the real estate sector assisting a number of institutional investors and he heads the Real Estate practice in Italy. He is dual qualified as a lawyer at the Milan Bar and as a solicitor in England & Wales, having spent part of his career working in the City. Marco has been Managing Partner of the Milan office for 10 years.


Law Degree, Università Statale, Milan


English, Italian


Italian Bar


Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Hogan Lovells Studio Legale combines specialist teams in TMT, IP, finance, employment, public law, antitrust and tax with the firm’s M&A expertise, which is often retained by clients in the energy, life sciences and consumer goods sectors. Italian M&A head Leah Dunlop and the ‘very accurateFrancesco Stella, together with a multi-jurisdictional, cross-practice team, advised Dana Incorporated on its acquisition of 80% of the global power-transmission and fluid-power businesses of Brevini Group, with an option to purchase the remaining 20%. Marco Rota Candiani is ‘clear, pragmatic and calm’ and Luca Picone and Antonio Di Pasquale are also highly regarded.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Leading individuals

Marco Rota Candiani - Hogan Lovells Studio Legale

Within: Real estate and construction

Hogan Lovells Studio Legale advises clients from the hotel and leisure, fashion and luxury, financial services and logistic sectors on planning, zoning and environmental matters as well as on real estate-related taxation, finance, M&A and regulatory issues. The ‘highly knowledgeableMarco Rota Candiani and counsel Maria Deledda assisted Janus et Cie – Poltrona Frau Group with new premises for the opening of its flagship store in Milan. Bayerische Landesbank and Prelios are other notable clients.

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