Firm Profile > Giovannelli e Associati Studio Legale > Milan, Italy

Giovannelli e Associati Studio Legale
VIA DEI BOSSI, 4
20121 MILANO
Italy

Private equity Tier 3

Giovannelli e Associati Studio Legale advises private equity funds, investment companies, multinational groups and entrepreneurs on complex corporate transactions. The team assists with all stages of deals, from early structuring to closing. Alessandro Giovannelli and Fabrizio Scaparro  acted for French private equity fund Ardian on the acquisition of a majority stake in Neopharmerd Gentili group, a pharmaceutical company, from Mediolanum Farmaceutici. Matteo Delucchi also has significant private equity experience.

Key clients

Ardian

Argos

Azelis

Cargotec Corporation

Dedalus

GKN Wheels & Structures Group

Gruppo Illy

Investindustrial

Italmatch Chemicals Group

Melrose Industries

MS Growth Ventures

Nutrilinea

Objectway

Orphée SA

Trafigura Beheer BV

White Bridge Investments

Capital markets: Equity Tier 4

Giovannelli e Associati Studio Legale acts for corporate issuers and underwriters on a range of international and domestic ECM transactions. Clients particularly appreciate the team's advice on related regulatory considerations. Andrea Bartolucci assists with first-time listings and IPOs, rights issues, block trades and convertible securities offerings. Fabrizio Scaparro recently led advice to Aquafil, which produces polyamide 6, on its Milan Stock Exchange listing.

Key clients

Space Holding

Equita SIM

Finint Investment SGR

Mittel

B&C Speakers

Mediobanca

Banking and finance: Borrower side Tier 5

Giovannelli e Associati Studio Legale fields lawyers who have accrued experience at both Italian and international law firms. The practice covers acquisition finance, security packages and financial covenant resets. It is also sought after for debt restructuring advice. Michele Mocarelli advises both industrial groups and private equity funds at national and international level.

Key clients

AKNO Business Parks

Car World Italia

Campus Srl

White Bridge Investments

IDeA CCR II

I Giardini Delle Pleiadi

Gruppo Fenix

Ardian

Immobiliareuropea

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 6

Giovannelli e Associati Studio Legale was established in 2013, following a spin-off from Ashurst. The practice advises on complex, corporate transactions, its advice ranging from early structuring to closing. The firm stands out for its strong relationships with leading independent firms across Europe and the US. Alessandro GiovannelliFabrizio Scaparro  and Matteo Delucchi are all corporate law specialists.

Key clients

Ardian

Argos

Azelis

Cargotec Corporation

Dedalus

GKN Wheels & Structures Group

Gruppo Illy

Investindustrial

Italmatch Chemicals Group

Melrose Industries

MS Growth Ventures

Nutrilinea

Objectway

Orphée SA

Trafigura Beheer BV

White Bridge Investments

Tax Tier 6

Giovannelli e Associati Studio Legale's recent highlights include advising on the tax aspects of a number of M&A transactions. Eugenio Romita heads the tax team, and focuses on corporate and finance tax as well as private client tax matters.

Key clients

Amber Capital

Banca Galileo

BMG Pharma

CMT Utensili Group

Cristina Group

Genextra

Green Stone

Investindustrial

Mediobanca Group

Mezzanove Capital

Permasteelisa

Pharmanutra

Profilmec Group

Riello Investimenti Partners

Vorwerk Italia

The firm: The firm was founded in 2013 by Alessandro Giovannelli, Matteo Delucchi, Fabrizio Scaparro and Matteo Colombari, a team of lawyers with more than ten years of experience in some of the leading Italian and international law firms.

Since then the firm has added capital markets, finance and tax practices with the hirings of Andrea Bartolucci, Michele Mocarelli, Stefano Traniello, Ferrante Paveri Fontana, Gianvittorio Giroletti Angeli, Eugenio Romita and Michele Delfini.

What differentiates Giovannelli e Associati? It is a cohesive team of lawyers with more than ten years of experience in some of the leading Italian and international law firms. Partners have been involved in some of the most important transactions in the Italian market over recent years; they have spent many years in leading Italian and international firms, in Milan, New York, London and Hong Kong. The firm focuses first on satisfying clients’ needs and on solving their problems. The team maintains a high ratio of partners to associates – it knows that clients value the experience, attention and expertise of partners and expect their involvement and dedication at all stages. The firm works with flexible teams, selected according to the specific needs of each project, combining the appropriate mix of seniority and expertise. Giovannelli e Associati’s goal is to build long-term relationships with  its clients, actively contributing to their success across all aspects of their business.

Areas of practice: Mergers and acquisitions and private equity: the firm provides high-profile advice to private equity funds, investment companies, multinational groups and entrepreneurs on complex corporate transactions, advising on all stages of the deal from early structuring to closing.

Finance and restructuring: the firm represents clients in every kind of corporate financing, acquisition finance, set-up of securities and guarantees, and debt restructuring, providing multidisciplinary expertise to ensure the best possible assistance either in build-up and growth phases or during the critical and turnaround phases of their business.

Capital markets: the firm offers thorough capability on security offerings of all kinds, advising corporate issuers and underwriters on international and domestic equity and debt capital markets transactions and providing clear insight into regulatory considerations.

Corporate and commercial matters: the team represents financial and industrial clients, both Italian and international, in a wide variety of corporate and commercial matters.

Litigation and arbitration: the firm provides assistance in civil, commercial and corporate law litigation and arbitration.

Tax: the firm advises domestic and international private equity firms and multinational companies in connection with direct and indirect taxes, focusing on extraordinary corporate transactions and also ordinary activity.

White-collar crimes: the firm provides qualified assistance in the white-collar crimes field, in connection with both in-court and out-of-court matters, with particular focus on corporate and capital markets criminal matters, representing private equity funds, national and foreign public and private companies, as well as individuals prominent in business.

 

Department Name Email Telephone
Mergers and acquisitions and private equity
Finance and restructuring
Capital markets
Corporate and commercial matters
Litigation and arbitration
Tax
White-collar crime
Number of lawyers : 32
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Contact : Fabrizio Scaparro