The Legal 500

Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon

Hogan Lovells International LLP

Work +39 06 67 58 23 1
Fax +39 06 67 58 23 23

Antonio Di Pasquale

Work +39 06 6758231
Hogan Lovells US LLP

Work Department



In his 26 years of experience Antonio Di Pasquale has advised Italian and international clients in a significant number of M&A and corporate transactions, both private and public (including IPOs and Mandatory Tender Offers). He also has a very strong experience in corporate litigation, arbitration and M&A transactions in contexts of financial distress. Energy and infrastructures are the industries where he has acquired a very strong experience. In addition, he has about 25 years of experience in advising clients in the Fashion and Luxury Good sector.


Law Degree, University of Rome “La Sapienza”, 1986


Italian, English, French


Italian Bar Association


Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Hogan Lovells International LLP has sector experience in energy, diversified industrials, financial institutions and life sciences as well as fashion and luxury, food and beverage, automotive and TMT. Francesco Stella advised BNP Paribas Cardif on the acquisition of a majority stake in Cargeas Assicurazioni, a non-life insurance company in Italy; Luca Picone assisted the sole shareholder of Italian company L'Aromatika, a manufacturer of coffee pods, capsules, beans and coffee concentrates and extracts, with the sale of a majority stake of its corporate capital to Italmobiliare; and Leah Dunlop and Antonio Di Pasquale acted forJAB Luxury on its disposal of a controlling stake in Bally, the Swiss luxury shoe and accessories firm. Marco Rota Candiani heads the real estate practice in Italy.

[back to top]

Private equity

Within: Private equity

Hogan Lovells International LLP provides the full range of services to private equity funds, including fund formation, acquisitions, portfolio company management and exits. Luca Picone, Francesco Stella, Leah Dunlop and Antonio Di Pasquale are the names to note.

[back to top]

Restructuring and insolvency

Within: Restructuring and insolvency

Hogan Lovells International LLP's team, led by Ernesto Apuzzo, advises on pre-insolvency, insolvency and restructuring situations, including debt and corporate restructuring. Antonio Di Pasquale assists with debt trading and distressed acquisitions, Filippo Andrea Chiaves is a contentious insolvency expert, and counsel Pierantonio Musso was recruited from Molinari e Associati. Alessandra Dima and Francesco Gallo are notable senior associates.

[back to top]

Back to index

Legal Developments by:
Hogan Lovells US LLP

  • Hong Kong Enacts Competition Law

    After years of debate, on 14 June 2012 and in its last days of office, the Legislative Council finally enacted Hong Kong’s first cross- sector competition law.
    - Hogan Lovells

Legal Developments in Italy

Legal Developments and updates from the leading lawyers in each jurisdiction. To contribute, send an email request to