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VIA XX SETTEMBRE, 5, ROME 00187, ITALY
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Aian Abbas

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Dentons

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Corporate; Mergers and Acquisitions

Position

Aian Abbas is of counsel in Dentons’ Rome office.

She has considerable experience in advising equity finance providers on the full spectrum of M&A and corporate finance transactions, with a particular focus on private equity and leveraged finance.

Aian regularly assists private equity funds, financial institutions and industrial companies in domestic and international M&A and private equity transactions, as well as provides general corporate advice and assistance for ordinary corporate needs.

She is also experienced in restructuring and small-size (typically minority) equity transactions.

Career

Before joining Dentons in 2016, Aian was a partner at Ashurst and, previously, she spent almost ten years at Studio Legale Giliberti Pappalettera Triscornia e Associati, starting in 2002 as an associate and leaving in 2011 as a partner.

Languages

- English
- Italian

Member

Admitted to the Bar, Milan, 2003

Education

University of Bologna, 2000, JD, magna cum laude


Italy

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

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. Carsten Steinhauer was a new arrival in January 2019 from McDermott Will & Emery Studio Legale Associato.

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