Roberto Zanchi > Pavia e Ansaldo > Milan, Italy > Lawyer Profile

Pavia e Ansaldo
MILANO 20121

Work Department

Banking and Finance
Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity
Corporate and Commercial
Restructuring and Insolvency




Roberto Zanchi joined Pavia e Ansaldo in 1983 and became partner in 1991.
He has been Managing Partner from 2005 to 2015.


Italian and English.


Admitted to the Italian Bar, 1983.
Admitted to practice before the Supreme Courts.


Graduation in Law, 1981, University of Parma (Italy).

Lawyer Rankings

Italy > Banking and finance: lender or arranger side

Pavia e Ansaldo routinely acts for financial institutions on major acquisition and real estate financing transactions; the team has a notable record on healthcare sector-related financings, along with banking litigation. Mario Di Giulio has substantial in-house experience at major Italian banks, and Roberto Zanchi‘s expertise covers banking and finance.

Italy > Banking and finance: Borrower side

Pavia e Ansaldo‘s banking and finance practice is co-led by structured finance expert Mario Di Giulio and banking and financing specialist Roberto ZanchiCaterina Luciani‘s practice includes shipping and transportation law, and in May 2021, borrower-side finance expert Carlo Emanuele Rossi joined as partner from Carnelutti Studio Legale Associato.

Italy > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Pavia e Ansaldo has a presence in Barcelona and Tokyo and recently opened a new office in Turin, complementing its established offerings in Rome and Milan. The practice, which has grown significantly over recent years, also recently expanded through the partner-level arrival of Carlo Emanuele Rossi from Carnelutti, a move which bolsters the group’s capacity for energy-related M&A. Managing partner Stefano Bianchi  and Roberto Zanchi  jointly head the team which has won a number of instructions in the industries worst affected by the Covid-19 Pandemic, including hospitality and transport.