Riccardo Massimilla > LCA Studio Legale > Genoa, Italy > Lawyer Profile

LCA Studio Legale
Settembre 31/6

Work Department

Corporate M&A, Banking & Finance, Shipping


Partner and Co-Head of the Genoa Office of the Firm


He joined the Law Firm in 2011.

He started his professional activity in 2005 working for a primary law firm in Genoa specializing in civil law with particular focus on the shipping sector. During said experience, he was outsourced in London, Hamburg and Athens to international law firms, P&I Clubs and shipbrokers. Afterwards, in 2007, he worked with Freshfields where he specialized in banking & finance.

He regularly assists national and international clients active in the energy, oil gas, manufacturing and finance services markets. He has gained significant experience in national and cross-border M&A, investment and extraordinary finance transactions, and regularly assists various companies in respect of company law and corporate governance issues.
He has deep knowledge on investments in SMEs and start-ups by private and public investors in all phases of the company life. He assists indeed technological start-ups in raising capital, as well as in the creation of joint ventures and in their processes of becoming international.
He has also wide experience in the insurance and transportation market and advises primary insurance companies, P&I Clubs, carriers, maritime agencies and shippers by providing them with a day-to-day consultancy service.


Italian and English


Law Degree, University of Genoa (2005)

Lawyer Rankings

Italy > Genoa: leading firms

LCA Studio Legale‘s Genoa office stands out for its expertise in the shipping and logistics sectors. In strong collaboration with the Milan office, the Genovese team primarily covers corporate and M&A, capital markets, litigation, marketing and immigration law. Benedetto LonatoDavide Magnolia and Riccardo Massimilla head the practice. Lonato focuses on issues related to high-tech, innovation, digital marketing and retail; Magnolia is a key name for yachting matters and port law as well as representing clients in cases of damaged cargoes and marine pollution; Massimilla is an expert in the financial services, energy and manufacturing markets.