Firm Profile > Norton Rose Fulbright > Milan, Italy
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Norton Rose Fulbright > The Legal 500 Rankings
Norton Rose Fulbright is particularly experienced in the energy, shipping, infrastructure, telecoms and real estate sectors. The firm's administrative lawyers support the banking practice with regulatory aspects, while its global network means the Italian practice can advise Italian and international clients on cross-border deals. Arturo Sferruzza advises on project, acquisition, commodity and asset finance, and Gennaro Mazzuoccolo is a shipping and real estate finance expert. Counsel Luigi Costa is noted for project and acquisition finance, corporate lending and refinancing.
‘It has fantastic project finance experience and is devoted to its clients.‘
‘The team is very well aware of what is going on in the market and is active on the most important deals.‘
‘Arturo Sferruzza is a great lawyer.‘
Enel Green Power
Blue Sphere Corporation
Silver Ridge Power Italia
Norton Rose Fulbright is especially focused on the energy, shipping, infrastructure, telecoms and real estate sectors. The firm's global network enables the Italian practice to advise Italian and international clients on cross-border banking and finance transactions. Arturo Sferruzza is noted for project, acquisition, commodity and asset finance; and Gennaro Mazzuoccolo frequently leads on shipping and real estate finance transactions. Counsel Luigi Costa's practice includes project and acquisition finance, corporate lending and refinancing.
Industry focus: Energy Tier 3
The energy team at Norton Rose Fulbright handles a range of matters covering banking, public law, corporate and employment, drawing on its international reach to serve its Italian clients across borders. The department is led by Arturo Sferruzza, an expert in the renewables sector and specifically construction and engineering, operations, energy storage, power purchase and power trading as well as commercial and regulatory issues. His energy M&A projects are often award-winning transactions.
‘They are very well aware of what happens in the market and active on plenty of deals. High experience in the sector, high technical and cultural preparation.’
Enel Green Power
Dispute resolution Tier 4
With a strong focus on insurance-related litigation, Norton Rose Fulbright's dispute resolution team is led by the highly regarded Cecilia Buresti, who works with associate Lucia Salerno. They are both described as 'fantastic lawyers'. Beyond insurance claims, the department also deals with civil, commercial and financial cases.
‘Client focused, experienced, nice to work with’
‘Cecilia Buresti has solid experience and gives clear advice. Piermaurizio Tafuni is a young professional with high potential.’
‘Pragmatism and business acumen coupled with significant legal skills; friendly style of communication and flexibility when it comes to fee arrangements.’
‘Constant availability, professional approach.’
AmTrust at Lloyd’s
Employment Tier 4
In the employment sphere, Norton Rose Fulbright handles matters relating to corporate governance, dismissals, trade unions and transactions. The team's substantial track record also includes restructurings at managerial level, for example transfers of entire groups of managers and remuneration policies. Team head Attilio Pavone is particularly active for consumer credit firms and financial services clients.
‘Very professional; good ratio costs/benefits. Attilio Pavone has very high competence in labour legislation cases, in particular, he knows in detail specific sectors and peculiarities, which makes it easy to deal with complicated matters in a very effective and efficient way’
Laboratoires Svr Italia
Shiseido Group Italy
Mann + Hummel
Real estate and construction Tier 4
Norton Rose Fulbright in Milan has an experienced and internationally active team, which is led by banking partner Gennaro Mazzuoccolo. The team not only assists investors and banks but is also able to attract clients such as energy and construction companies, developers and other businesses requiring early-stage advice when entering the Italian real estate market.
Enel Green Power
Norton Rose Fulbright fields experts in energy, insurance (including the warranty and indemnity provisions of M&A transactions), and financial services deals. The practice is supported by a team of administrative lawyers, who advise on energy regulations, urban planning and environmental law. Salvatore Iannitti is an insurance and financial services specialist.
‘The team is well structured and every teammate fits perfectly within the group. They are capable of interacting with each other and through the different specialisations they have, the team is capable of delivering added- value solutions to issues and goals.‘
‘The individuals are great professionals, and always well educated and capable of representing clients’ best interests.‘
‘It is great for availability, speed and fast focusing of key points.‘
ANV Global Services
Norton Rose Fulbright > Firm Profile
The firm: Norton Rose Fulbright is a global law firm. We provide the world’s preeminent corporations and financial institutions with a full business law service. We have more than 4000 lawyers and other legal staff based in more than 50 cities across Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, the Middle East and Africa.
Areas of Practice: Recognized for our industry focus, we are strong across all the key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life sciences and healthcare. Through our global risk advisory group, we leverage our industry experience with our knowledge of legal, regulatory, compliance and governance issues to provide our clients with practical solutions to the legal and regulatory risks facing their businesses.
Wherever we are, we operate in accordance with our global business principles of quality, unity and integrity. We aim to provide the highest possible standard of legal service in each of our offices and to maintain that level of quality at every point of contact.
Norton Rose Fulbright Verein, a Swiss verein, helps coordinate the activities of Norton Rose Fulbright members but does not itself provide legal services to clients. Norton Rose Fulbright has offices in more than 50 cities worldwide, including London, Houston, New York, Toronto, Mexico City, Hong Kong, Sydney and Johannesburg. For more information, see nortonrosefulbright.com
Offices: We have offices in the world’s most important business, financial and regulatory centres and are active in strategically important growth markets. Our offices are located in Amsterdam, Athens, Austin, Bahrain, Bangkok, Beijing, Brisbane, Brussels, Calgary, Canberra, Cape Town, Casablanca, Dallas, Denver, Dubai, Durban, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Hong Kong, Houston, Istanbul, Jakarta (in association with Norton Rose Fulbright Australia), Johannesburg, London, Los Angeles, Luxembourg, Melbourne, Mexico City, Milan, Minneapolis, Monaco, Montréal, Moscow, Munich, New York, Ottawa, Paris, Perth, Piraeus, Port Moresby, Québec, Rio de Janeiro, Riyadh (in association with Mohammed Al-Ghamdi Law Firm), San Antonio, San Francisco, São Paulo, Shanghai, Singapore, St Louis, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto, Vancouver, Warsaw and Washington, DC. In Africa, we have alliances with firms in Kenya, Uganda, Burundi and Zimbabwe
Number of partners (worldwide): 1,000+
Number of other fee-earners (worldwide): 2,000+
Total staff: 7,500+
Global Key Contacts
Financial institutions: James Bateson
Energy: Anne Lapierre and John Mauel
Infrastructure, mining and commodities: Nick Merritt
Transport: Harry Theochari
Technology: Nick Abrahams
Life sciences and healthcare: Stacey Martinez and Randy Sutton
|Financial institutions||James Bateson|
|Infrastructure, mining and commodities||Dirk Trautmann|
|Technology and innovation||Sean Murphy|
|Life sciences and healthcare||Huw Evans|
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