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Legance - Avvocati Associati

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Daniele Geronzi

Work +39 06 93 18 271
Legance - Avvocati Associati

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Dispute Resolution, Restructuring and Insolvency




Daniele Geronzi co-heads the Dispute Resolution practice. He has almost 20 years’ experience in advising primary national and international financial institutions and corporations on complex commercial, financial, corporate and insolvency litigation. He represents clients in court and in national and international arbitration, both institutional and ad hoc.
Daniele Geronzi has gained significant expertise in financial and cross-border litigation, with a focus on derivative transactions, where he has advised clients on several leading cases, as well as on securities litigation before Courts and Agencies (Consob and Banca d’Italia).
He is expert in energy litigation, providing assistance to clients on ordinary, provisional and arbitration proceedings covering a wide range of matters, including disputes on SPA, EPC and O&M contracts and underlying guarantees.
He is expert in aviation law, where he acts for global, leading aircraft lessors on contentious and transactional matters relating to their business relationships with Italian major airlines.

Daniele Geronzi is also very active in the field of bankruptcy, insolvency and restructuring law, advising primary banking institutions, investment funds and multinational companies on some of the largest extraordinary administration, bankruptcy and composition with creditors procedures.
He successfully co-assisted a global, leading tobacco company in the first Italian class action brought by smokers.  

Prior to joining Legance, Daniele Geronzi worked for a leading international firm, in both their London office and Rome office. In Rome, he headed the litigation and insolvency practices.
He was admitted to the Italian Bar in 2001 and is a Supreme Court barrister.
Since 2015 Daniele Geronzi has been included as a band A litigator in the annual reports “The Best In Italy” by Legalcommunity, in the Finance and Energy fields.


Italian, English


Member of the Rome Bar, Italy. Admitted to the defense before the Supreme Court


In 1998 he graduated in Law, at Università degli Studi “La Sapienza”, Rome, Italy.


Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Legance - Avvocati Associati advises on contentious financial and white-collar criminal law matters, as well as antitrust, IP and insolvency-related disputes. In recent highlights, Stefano Parlatore represented Henkel Italia in several injunction proceedings aimed at obtaining the withdrawal of certain competitors’ products from the market and acted for the same client in the negotiation of settlement agreements, and Daniele Geronzi represented Banca Nazionale del Lavoro in various proceedings against Ferrovie del Sud Est e Servizi Automobilistici regarding issues of procedural, bankruptcy, administrative and criminal law. Arbitration proceedings are another area of expertise; Cecilia Carrara is the key contact in this space.

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Restructuring and insolvency

Within: Restructuring and insolvency

Legance - Avvocati Associati focuses on corporate and debt restructuring matters and M&A transactions involving distressed assets, as well as insolvency proceedings and default management. Alberto Giampieri is well known for complex restructuring work and Luca Autuori advised Castello on the restructuring of Trentino Re Real Estate Fund's financial indebtedness. Also highly regarded are Giandomenico Ciaramella, Stefano Parlatore and Daniele Geronzi.

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