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Dentons

VIA XX SETTEMBRE, 5, ROME 00187, ITALY
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Italy

Administrative and public law
Administrative and public law - ranked: tier 4

Dentons Europe Studio Legale Tributario

Dentons offers clients ‘excellent service and support’ and focuses on environmental law, urban planning and public contracts. The client portfolio includes asset management group Prelios and Italian real estate developer Europa Gestioni Immobiliari. Federico Vanetti heads the practice and counsel Ilaria Gobbato is ‘a great asset’.

Next generation lawyers

Ilaria Gobbato - Dentons Europe Studio Legale Tributario

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 4

Dentons Europe Studio Legale Tributario

Dentons’s practice spans advice on the sale and purchase of companies and businesses, private equity investments, and the setting up and structuring of joint ventures; it also assists with mergers, de-mergers, spin-offs, and corporate reorganisations. Recent work includes advising GeoPost on its entry into Italy’s express courier market, through the acquisition of a minority stake of BRT. Stefano Speroni heads the corporate and M&A department, which also includes the ‘hard-workingPier Francesco Faggiano, Luca Pocobelli, Alessandro Dubini and of counsel Aian Abbas.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 4

Dentons Europe Studio Legale Tributario

The ‘excellentDentons handles international and domestic litigation and arbitration across a wide range of sectors, including banking, corporate, pharmaceuticals, real estate and construction, energy and fast-moving consumer goods. Practice head Sara Biglieri is ‘a strong lawyer with tremendous business acumen’.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 3

Dentons Europe Studio Legale Tributario

The ‘excellentDentons offers ‘high standards’ of service across the full spectrum of both contentious and non-contentious employment matters, predominantly to clients from the financial services, TMT, technology, infrastructures, energy, retail and automotive sectors. Aldo Calza heads the practice and Iacopo Aliverti Piuri is ‘super-reliable and business oriented’. Davide Boffi joined from Ughi E Nunziante.

Leading individuals

Aldo Calza - Dentons Europe Studio Legale Tributario

Next generation lawyers

Iacopo Aliverti Piuri - Dentons Europe Studio Legale Tributario

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Intellectual property
Other recommended firms - ranked: tier 1

Dentons Europe Studio Legale Tributario

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Private equity
Private equity - ranked: tier 4

Dentons Europe Studio Legale Tributario

Dentons focuses predominantly on the middle-market segment. Alessandro Dubini assisted Alto Capital III with the sale of its majority stake in Dolciaria Val D’Enza. Stefano Speroni is highly rated.

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 3

Dentons Europe Studio Legale Tributario

Dentons is highly adept at advising on real estate-related M&A, financings, restructurings, investments and fund formation, as well as on development and construction matters, town planning and environmental and regulatory compliance. The practice assisted Boscolo Group with its sale, along with a portfolio of nine luxury hotels, to US fund Varde. Starwood and Savills are other key clients. Federico Sutti and the ‘excellent expertMaria Sole Insinga are highly recommended; Carlo Merisio joined from Allen & Overy - Studio Legale Associato.

Leading individuals

Federico Sutti - Dentons Europe Studio Legale Tributario

Next generation lawyers

Carlo Merisio - Dentons

Maria Sole Insinga - Dentons Europe Studio Legale Tributario

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Restructuring and insolvency
Restructuring and insolvency - ranked: tier 4

Dentons Europe Studio Legale Tributario

Dentonsprovides excellent advice’ and recently hired debt restructuring expert Alessandro Fosco Fagotto, ‘whose advice is really invaluable’, from Pedersoli Studio Legale. Federico Sutti, who ‘has great negotiation skills and experience’, advised a group of banks on the resolution of a debt restructuring agreement.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 3

Dentons Europe Studio Legale Tributario

Dentons recruited Fabrizio Capponi and Giulio Andreani, who ‘stands out for his ability to simplify difficult cases’, from DLA Piper. The team’s tax expertise spans transactions for private equity and financial services clients, wealth management tax issues, tax litigation and restructuring. Italy tax head Andrea Fiorellihas remarkable skills’.

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Italy: Banking and finance

Borrower side
Banking and finance: borrower side - ranked: tier 5

Dentons Europe Studio Legale Tributario

Dentons’s ‘excellent team’ assists with acquisition and leveraged finance, structured finance, general corporate lending and refinancing, project finance, performance guarantees, and security packages; the group is also experienced in real estate financing. Managing counsel Dina Collepardi is highly regarded; Alessandro Fosco Fagotto joined from Pedersoli Studio Legale and Giovanni Diotallevi joined from Chiomenti Studio Legale.

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Lender or arranger side
Banking and finance: lender or arranger side - ranked: tier 5

Dentons Europe Studio Legale Tributario

Dentonsdelivers unique, workable recommendations’ and regularly advises on acquisition and leveraged finance, structured finance, general corporate lending and refinancing, project finance, performance guarantees, and security packages; the team also assists with real estate financing. Managing counsel Dina Collepardi is ‘reliable and empathises with clients’ and Alessandro Fosco Fagotto joined from Pedersoli Studio Legale.

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Italy: Industry focus

Energy
Other recommended firms - ranked: tier 1

Dentons Europe Studio Legale Tributario

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