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Stefano Silvestri

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Bird & Bird LLP

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Corporate and M&A


Stefano is a joint head of the International Corporate Group and a member of the International Commercial Group at Bird & Bird. His experience ranges from general corporate law to commercial contracts, mergers and acquisitions transactions and capital markets. Within his expertise he has advised a number of Italian and international companies operating in the fashion/luxury, technology, media, telecommunications and manufacturing sectors as well as banks, investment funds and other financial institutions. Stefano also provides advice in acquisition and project finance transactions acting for both lenders and borrowers, in the structuring of equity lines on listed issuers and regularly serves as arbitrator in corporate and commercial disputes.


Italian, English and German.


Stefano holds a J.D. from the University of Ferrara (Law School, 1999) and an LL.M. degree in international and comparative law from Notre Dame Law School (2003).


Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Bird & Bird recently advised an Italian manufacturer on its acquisition of Belleli Energy Critical Processing Equipment’s entire share capital. Alberto Salvadè is particularly good’, Stefano Silvestri is ‘energetic, smart and deal-friendly’, and Edoardo Courir is another key contact.

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Within: Leading individuals

Stefano Silvestri - Bird & Bird

Within: Retail

Bird & Bird caters for clients operating in the fashion and luxury, technology, media, telecommunications and manufacturing sectors, as well as for banks, investment funds and other financial institutions. The practice advises London-based multichannel sales platform Tomorrow London Limited on commercial agreements with represented brands and designers, as well as with the daily working of its showrooms located in London, Paris, Milan and New York. PPG Industries and luxury shoes brand Renè Caovilla are other notable clients. Stefano Silvestri is the key contact.

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