Firm Profile > Giovanardi Pototschnig & Associati > Milan, Italy

Giovanardi Pototschnig & Associati
PIAZZA DEL LIBERTY, 8
20121 MILAN
Italy

Restructuring and insolvency Tier 2

Giovanardi Pototschnig & Associati is a medium-sized firm that regularly assists banks and financial institutions with complex distress and special situations; these involve out-of-court and in-court debt restructurings and compositions with creditors, M&A and asset disposals, insolvency-sensitive deals, and related disputes. Carlo Alberto Giovanardi advises Italian and foreign investment banks on special situations and complex restructurings, Linda Morellini is a corporate insolvency specialist and Paolo Pototschnig is a highly respected litigator. At counsel level, Laura Tutinelli is a debt restructuring and insolvency specialist, and Sara Piccardo in Genoa is experienced in distressed and special situations.

Practice head(s):

Carlo Alberto Giovanardi; Linda Morellini; Paolo Pototschnig

Testimonials

The team is noted for its markedly proactive approach to inter-bank negotiations; it constantly searches for innovative legal solutions, even to the most complex problems.

Carlo Alberto Giovanardi is an outstanding and highly respected expert in the field of restructuring and insolvency. He handles all aspects of bankruptcy law, and has deep knowledge of the banking system, which combination makes his advice unique and exceptionally valuable when it comes to handling complex and sensitive situations.

Carlo Alberto Giovanardi and Linda Morellini are extremely attentive to clients’ businesses and always find the most legally appropriate solutions.

Linda Morellini and her close collaborators fully serve clients’ needs; Morellini takes an active part in the finalisation of complex deals, leaving both the banks and companies involved satisfied.

Key clients

UBI Bank

Alzaia Immobiliare

Intesa SanPaolo

Unicredit

Banca Popolare di Milano

MPS Capital Services

Dispute resolution Tier 4

With notable sector insight in banking and bankruptcy matters, Giovanardi Pototschnig & Associati is a respected resource for its 'competence and reliability' when dealing with banking, finance and insolvency procedures and disputes, with Paolo Pototschnig the go-to expert. Corporate and civil proceedings, commercial and post-M&A disputes (with Valeria Mazzoletti and Cecilia Lampertico) are also a strength of the practice.

Practice head(s):

Paolo Pototschnig; Valeria Mazzoletti; Cecilia Lampertico

Testimonials

‘Complete dedication to the customer, extremely good preparation, timely replies.’

‘Valeria Mazzoletti, Marco Marinoni and associate Andrea Palvarini have quickly achieved objectives that we have been trying to achieve for years through other lawyers.’

‘Deep knowledge of credit management, protection and enhancement.’

‘Surely the most appreciated feature is the availability of professionals to customers. When legal offices are involved, clients require an absolute commitment and availability for what is a priority and often essential issue for them.’

‘Ability to enter into the merit of the topic dealt with quickly and accurately. Willingness to collaborate with the client company.’

Key clients

Credit Agricole Cariparma S.p.a.

Siemens s.p.a.

Unicredit s.p.a.

Intesa Sanpaolo s.p.a.

Factorit s.p.a.

Banca Nazionale Del Lavoro/BNP Paribas

Nestlé Italiana s.p.a.

Monte dei Paschi di Siena S.p.a.

Unipol Banca S.p.a.

Banco BPM S.p.a.

We are a law firm operating since the early 1900s. Over the years we consolidated in national and international jurisdictions providing in court and out of court assistance mainly in the business commercial law and financial intermediaries sectors.

The firm has always provided maximum independence, the highest confidentiality and outstanding availability towards clients by providing legal assistance in relation to corporate, banking and financial extraordinary transactions as well as civil and administrative litigation and domestic and international arbitrations.

The management and structure of our professional association has been reorganized in the last few years. We opened to new partners aiming at ensuring increasing experience and attention to clients consistent with the market new requirements.

Department Name Email Telephone
Restructuring Carlo Alberto Giovanardi
Restructuring Linda Morellini
Insolvency Carlo Alberto Giovanardi
Insolvency Linda Morellini
Insolvency Paolo Pototschnig
Insolvency Valeria Mazzoletti
Banking and finance (securitisations, special situations, asset finance, bank lending, leasing and equity capital markets) Carlo Alberto Giovanardi
Banking and finance (securitisations, special situations, asset finance, bank lending, leasing and equity capital markets) Filippo Cantalamessa
Banking and finance (securitisations, special situations, asset finance, bank lending, leasing and equity capital markets) Cristiano Ruspi
Litigation and dispute resolution (corporate and commercial litigation, banking litigation, securities and funds litigation Valeria Mazzoletti
Litigation and dispute resolution (corporate and commercial litigation, banking litigation, securities and funds litigation Cecilia Lampertico
Litigation and dispute resolution (corporate and commercial litigation, banking litigation, securities and funds litigation Paolo Pototschnig
Arbitration – including international arbitration Carlo Alberto Giovanardi
Arbitration – including international arbitration Valeria Mazzoletti
Arbitration – including international arbitration Paolo Pototschnig
Corporate and M&A: domestic deals Marco Marinoni
Corporate and M&A: domestic deals Cristiano Ruspi
Corporate and M&A: international deals Carlo Alberto Giovanardi
Corporate and M&A: international deals Filippo Cantalamessa
Corporate and M&A: international deals Marco Marinoni
Commercial contracts Cristiano Ruspi
Commercial contracts Cecilia Lampertico
Commercial contracts Paolo Pototschnig
Number of lawyers : 35
at this office : 32
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Other offices : Genoa