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Edoardo Courir

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Bird & Bird LLP

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Corporate and M&A


Edoardo is a partner in our Corporate Group in Milan. He assists local and international clients in corporate and commercial matters, and also provides advice on litigation and competition law. His clients’ activities range from manufacturing, to trading and services. Edoardo’s corporate experience includes advising on an impressively broad range of matters: from mergers and acquisitions and start-ups, to assistance in stock purchase agreements, sale of assets, deeds, dismissals, transfer of undertakings, and pre and post-closing activities. He is also involved in drafting joint-venture agreements for merger and spin-off transactions. Regarding commercial matters, he advises clients on contractual and dispute resolution issues in a broad range of industry sectors.


Before joining us in 2007, he was a partner at Studio Legale Tributario in association with Ernst and Young and, prior to this, worked at Andersen Legal in Milan.


Italian and English


Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

At Bird & Bird, Milan-based Italy corporate head Alberto Salvadè recently assisted Generali with the corporate aspects of its acquisition of data analysis company, MyDrive Solutions. The practice also has deal experience in a broad range of industries, including life sciences, technology and communications, retail and financial services. Edoardo Courir and Stefano Silvestri are also recommended.

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Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Contentious IP advice is the central pillar of Bird & Bird’s dispute resolution practice, but the group is also increasingly active in employment, tax and regulatory litigation and arbitration. Giovanni Galimberti recently acted for Dailymotion in a content liability dispute. Osvaldo Lombardi and Edoardo Courir head the team.

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