Avv Sergio Anania > Withers Studio Legale > Milan, Italy > Lawyer Profile

Withers Studio Legale
20122 MILANO

Work Department

Corporate / Commercial / Real estate


Sergio Anania is a partner in the corporate department and is based in our Milan office.

Sergio advises companies and banks – both Italian and international – on mergers and acquisitions, real estate transactions related to the sale of non-performing assets and mortgage loans of banks and reorganizations, both domestic and international.

Over the years, Sergio has gained considerable experience in the banking sector in acquisition finance and project finance.

Recently, he has also been involved in a number of debt restructuring transactions assisting both companies and banks.

Sergio also advises Italian family companies and family offices on the issuance of Italian minibonds and has recently served as an Administrator in a US probate proceeding.

Since 2018, he has been advising a series of participants in the start-up sector, as well as collaborating successfully with two major international accelerators in connection with their challenging projects . As a result, he is now recognised as a point of reference in the Italian start-up world.


Sergio joined Withers as a partner in 2013.


Italian and English


Università di Palermo, Law • Master Istituto Bancario San Paolo di Torino


Sergio enjoys cycling and nautical sports

Lawyer Rankings

Italy > Real estate and construction

Withers Studio Legale is sought out by high-net-worth individuals, entrepreneurs and family-owned businesses to assist with real estate matters. Roberta Crivellaro, who works between Milan and Padua, advises foreign investors on purchasing large holiday homes and family businesses, and Sergio Anania acts for real estate clients that invest in complex projects. In addition, the firm has longstanding expertise in handling the local regulations associated with the expansion of farm hotels (agriturismi).

Italy > Commercial, corporate and M&A

At Withers Studio Legale, the team in Italy works in close tandem with the firm’s other offices, spread across sites in the UK, US, Asia and the rest of Europe. Roberta Crivellaro and Sergio Anania co-lead the team, which is focused on supporting individuals, entrepreneurs, family-owned businesses and family offices on their investments abroad, also routinely acting on inbound activities.