Firm Profile > Giovanardi Studio Legale > Milan, Italy

Giovanardi Studio Legale
PIAZZA DEL LIBERTY, 8
20121 MILAN
Italy

Restructuring and insolvency Tier 2

Giovanardi Pototschnig & Associati is now known as Giovanardi Studio Legale, following the departure in 2020 of former name partner Paolo Pototschnig. The practice assists banks and financial institutions with debt restructurings, creditor compositions, distressed M&A, insolvency-sensitive transactions and disputes. Carlo Alberto Giovanardi is a special situations and restructuring specialist, Linda Morellini focuses on insolvencies and Cristiano Ruspi assists with recovery and restructuring transactions. Sara PiccardoLaura Tutinelli and Lorenzo Marcello del Majno are experienced counsels.

Practice head(s):

Carlo Alberto Giovanardi; Linda Morellini; Cristiano Ruspi

Other key lawyers:

Sara Piccardo; Laura Tutinelli; Lorenzo Marcello del Majno; Andrea Chiloiro; Elena Squintani; Cesare Severini

Testimonials

Presence, proactivity and technical capacity.

In-depth skills in bankruptcy law and the guarantee of high-level, legal assistance throughout the entire gamut of this sector.

Competence, experience, speed of execution, availability, simplification and focus on results.

Flexible team with the ability to tackle complex issues quickly.

Extreme competence combined with a very friendly approach to clients.

Clear and transparent approach to client relations, with the feeling of a true partnership during transactions.

Carlo Alberto Giovanardi is a very serious and reliable partner – you can count on him at any time and he provides you with clear guidance.

Linda Morellini is a highly prepared professional, who is always efficient and helpful.

Key clients

UBI S.p.a. Bank

Alzaia Immobiliare Srl

Intesa SanPaolo S.p.a.

Unicredit S.p.a.

Banca Popolare di Milano S.p.a.

MPS Capital Services S.p.a.

Vita Società Ediotriale S.p.A.

Dispute resolution Tier 4

Giovanardi Studio Legale is the new name of the law firm formerly known as Giovanardi Pototschnig & Associati. The remaining team, which is jointly led by Carlo Alberto Giovanardi and Cecilia Lampertico, acts for a mix of Italian banks, foreign investment banks and financial institutions. Its experience includes insolvency and debt restructuring proceedings, as well as matters concerning factoring and financial agreements. Paolo Pototschnig and Valeria Mazzoletti left the firm.

Practice head(s):

Carlo Alberto Giovanardi; Cecilia Lampertico

Testimonials

‘The team is very well organized, managed by senior lawyers who coordinate their working groups. The strengths are mastery of the subject, communication and excellent IT support’

‘Partners and collaborators are very punctual and dedicated to the positions assigned.’

‘High-level service, combining the strict legal treatment of issues with the operational needs of its customers.’

Key clients

Credit Agricole Cariparma s.p.a.

Siemens s.p.a.

Unicredit s.p.a.

Intesa San Paolo s.p.a.

Factorit s.p.a.

Banca nazionale del lavoro s.p.a./ bnp paribas (the italian subsidiary)

Nestlé italiana s.p.a.

Monte dei paschi di Siena s.p.a.

Unipol banca s.p.a.

Banco bpm s.p.a.

Unione di banche italiane s.p.a.

Banca Carige s.p.a.

Creval s.p.a.

Ifitalia 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