Mr Paolo Pototschnig > Orsingher Ortu – Avvocati Associati > Milan, Italy > Lawyer Profile

Orsingher Ortu – Avvocati Associati
20121 MILAN

Work Department

Litigation and ADR / Restructuring & Insolvency


Senior Partner


He was a partner of Negri Clementi e Soci and a co-founder, of NTCM in 2000. From 2011 to 2017 he was partner of Legance and, subsequently, a partner of Giovanardi, Pototschnig & Associati. In September 2020 he joined Orsingher Ortu –
Avvocati Associati, together with avv. Valeria Mazzoletti and a team of seven professionals. He has significant experience in managing disputes (also in the pre-contentious phases) in a wide variety of areas, including: corporate, banking, mass torts, class actions, follow-on proceedings, and in the fields of commercial agreements, distribution and advertising contracts, procurements, energy sources and telecommunications. He has assisted large and medium-sized companies, banking institutions, asset management companies, financial intermediaries, open-ended and closed-ended investment funds and prominent insurance companies, as well as managers and individuals involved in disputes concerning their corporate roles. He has considerable experience in arbitration proceedings, both as legal counsel and as a sole arbitrator or member of arbitration panels. In addition, he advises clients regularly on disputes and deals with insolvency and bankruptcy proceedings, including the corporate restructuring. He is the author of a number of publications on corporate law, civil procedure and bankruptcy law.




He was admitted to the Italian Bar in 1991 and, since 2000, he has rights of appearance before the Italian Supreme Court.


He graduated in law magna cum laude in 1985 from the University of Milan, and was subsequently a teaching assistant at the university in Civil Procedure Law for many years, under the guidance of Prof. Giuseppe Tarzia.

Lawyer Rankings

Italy > Dispute resolution

(Hall of Fame)

Paolo Pototschnig – Orsingher Ortu – Avvocati Associati

Orsingher Ortu – Avvocati Associati is experienced in handling litigation and arbitration matters in a variety of sectors, including banking and finance, energy, M&A, commerce, product liability, pharmaceutical and real estate. The practice is led by restructuring and insolvency experts Valeria Mazzoletti and Paolo Pototschnig as well as Francesca Pulejo, who focuses on civil, company, commercial, banking and product liability disputes.