Matteo Trapani > ADVANT Nctm > Milan, Italy > Lawyer Profile

20121 MILAN

Work Department

Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity

Corporate & Commercial Law

Capital Markets


Equity Partner.  His practice focuses on M&A and private equity. He has extensive experience in corporate and commercial law. He advises domestic and foreign private equity firms such as Chequers, LBO France, Arcadia, DeA Capital Alternative Funds, Investcorp; infrastructure funds such as Infracapital and 3i; as well as industrial clients such as AB InBev, Lottomatica, and Gruppo Feltrinelli.



Italian, English.


New York Bar Association, 2006.

Milan Bar Association, 2001.


Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree from the Harvard University School of Law, 2004.

Ph.D in Corporate Law from Brescia University, 2004.

Laura in Giurisprudenza (J.D. equivalent) magna cum laude, University of Milan, 1997.

Lawyer Rankings

Italy > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Noted for its ‘extensive experience and deep and wide bench’, ADVANT Nctm has a presence in London, Shanghai and Brussels, in addition to its local offices in Rome and Milan. The practice is geared for M&A, private equity and corporate finance mandates, placing a high degree of emphasis on the TMT, energy, credit and financial services, biomedical and pharmaceutical sectors. Matteo Trapani  heads the team and is notably admitted to both the Italian and New York bars; he is supported by founding partners Paolo Montironi, particularly well-versed in leveraged buyouts, and Alberto Toffoletto who, in addition to commercial transactions, also handles litigation, arbitration and antitrust mandates.