Firm Profile > Eversheds Sutherland Associazione Professionale > Milan, Italy

Eversheds Sutherland Associazione Professionale
20123 MILAN

Italy > EU and competition law Tier 3

Eversheds Sutherland Associazione Professionale was recently active in cases before both the ICA and the Italian administrative courts. The team is also experienced in antitrust compliance and private enforcement and antitrust damages litigation, as well as state aid, merger control and foreign investment notifications. Alessandro Greco is the antitrust and competition head.

Practice head(s):

Alessandro Greco

Other key lawyers:

Gabriele Maria Polito; Antonio Campitiello

Key clients

Aspen Pharmacare



Turkish Airlines





Stryker (Stryker Corporation and Stryker Italia)

Rail Cargo Austria

Al Dahra Group

Servizi Italia

Consorzio Manital

Nomad Digital



Johnson Controls

Sixthcontinent Europe


Italy > Dispute resolution Tier 4

Eversheds Sutherland Associazione Professionale combines local law expertise with vast international reach. Noted for its cross-border advice to multinational clients, the firm is active in sectors such as oil and gas, financial services, engineering and pharmaceuticals. Practice head Renato Fiumalbi assists clients with commercial, corporate and insolvency disputes before ordinary courts and arbitral tribunals. Beatrice Bigonzi, who is a 'top-notch lawyer', has significant knowledge of the engineering, industrial, life sciences and fashion industries.

Practice head(s):

Renato Fiumalbi

Other key lawyers:


Excellent professionals in every branch of law.’

‘Excellent consultancy service, also increasing my knowledge in the various fields of law.’

‘They provide legal services at the highest standards and are very good in communication about the progress of the matter.’

‘Beatrice Bigonzi represents clients in very complex disputes. She is a top-notch lawyer with solid knowledge of the law and outstanding experience in the litigation arena. She is fast and reliable. Very good at dealing with people at all different levels of our organisation, from the business to the highest managers and at explaining all the nuances of a legal issue. ’

Key clients

Kuwait Petroleum

Former chairman of large Italian shipbuilding company

Q8 Quaser S.r.l.

Kuwait Petroleum Italia S.p.A.

Saxo Bank A/S

Specialist supplier of safety systems and advanced materials to the global aerospace and defense markets

A company operating in the renewable energy industry

A primary Italian bank

Italy > Restructuring and insolvency Tier 4

Eversheds Sutherland Associazione Professionale is highly active in insolvency-related litigation, including complex liability actions against insolvent companies' directors and auditors, and clawback actions. Renato Fiumalbi is the head of the Italian litigation, arbitration and insolvency practice. Simone Barnaba is also a key partner.

Practice head(s):

Renato Fiumalbi

Other key lawyers:

Simone Barnaba; Deborah Borghi; Vincenzo Sarta


The team has the ability to cover the various issues inherent to bankruptcy law with great punctuality and speed, and the chance to interface with a key partner on a daily basis constitutes a significant plus when compared to other large law firms.

Their intervention can be decisive in certain risk situations.

Simone Barnaba deserves particular mention.

Key clients


Q8 Quaser S.r.l.

Kuwait Petroleum

Former Chairman of large Italian shipbuilding company (now in Bankruptcy)

Kuwait Petroleum Italia S.p.A.

Kuwait Petroleum

Specialist supplier of safety systems and advanced materials to the global aerospace and defence markets

Marlew S.A.

Former chairman of large Italian shipbuilding company (now in bankruptcy)

Kuwait Petroleum Italia S.p.A.

Italy > Tax Tier 4

Eversheds Sutherland Associazione Professionale focuses on international and EU taxation, transfer pricing and tax litigation, including cross-border matters. Reflecting the firm's sector focus, the team has a sizeable client base in the automotive, food distribution, agribusiness and healthcare sectors. Marco Melisse and Sebastiano Sciliberto are highly regarded.

Practice head(s):

Marco Melisse; Sebastiano Sciliberto

Other key lawyers:

Donatella Di Caprio; Gianluca Nemec; Salvatore Pezzella


Deep knowledge from people who speak the same language and provide a top service; they are also hands-on. We use other firms too but we cannot do without Eversheds.

Marco Melisse is an excellent partner, who provides great support! He is professional and gets things done in difficult circumstances.

Team members who are highly skilled and  always available to solve any kind of issue.

Its people are always available, highly skilled from the technical point of view, and highly motivated during critical situations.

Italy > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 5

Eversheds Sutherland Associazione Professionale has well-established credentials in significant deals involving the food, industrial engineering, life sciences, oil and gas, renewable energy and fashion sectors. Beatrice Bigonzi heads the Italian commercial department, of which experienced practitioners Riccardo Bianchini RiccardiGiuseppe Celli and Guido Galeotti are key members.

Practice head(s):

Riccardo Bianchini Riccardi; Beatrice Bigonzi; Giuseppe Celli

Other key lawyers:

Guido Galeotti; Giulia Bramanti; Andrea Zincone; Gabriele Pignatti Morano; Tommaso Aggio; Alessandro Monti; Leonardo Schirano

Key clients

Cotecna Inspection SA Yes

Room Mate S.A. No

Revenio Group OYJ Yes

Safestay PLC Yes

Anicura Italy Holding S.r.l. Yes

PLC S.p.A. Yes

Mutares SE & Co. KGaA Yes

Luneau Technology Operations SAS

Italy > Private equity Tier 5

Eversheds Sutherland Associazione Professionale is experienced in domestic and cross-border PE deals that have specific structural requirements. Marco Franzini specialises in PE, M&A, corporate lending and restructuring; and Alessandro Vischi advises Italian and international companies, PE funds and financial institutions on PE and M&A transactions.

Practice head(s):

Marco Franzini

Other key lawyers:

Alessandro Vischi; Angelo Speranza

Key clients

Health Holding Company S.r.l.

Legacy Partner Search Fund S.r.l

Italian Design Brands S.p.A.

Fratelli Polli S.p.A.

Al Dahra Holding

Department Name Email Telephone
Corporate M&A Riccardo Bianchini Riccardi
Corporate M&A Giulia Bramanti
Corporate M&A Guido Galeotti
Corporate M&A Giuseppe Celli
Corporate M&A Alvise Donà dalle Rose
Commercial Giuseppe Celli
Commercial Beatrice Bigonzi
Commercial Stefano Cima
Banking and finance Marco Franzini
Financial services Alessandro Engst
Financial services Juliana Jules de Andrade
Litigation Andrea Zincone
Litigation Renato Fiumalbi
International arbitration Giorgio Sacerdoti
Environmental and renewable energy Guido Galeotti
Energy Guido Galeotti
Real estate Alvise Donà dalle Rose
Tax Marco Melisse
Tax Sebastiano Sciliberto
Antitrust Alessandro Greco
IP and IT Beatrice Bigonzi
Data protection Andrea Zincone
Data protection Massimo Maioletti
Insurance Riccardo Bianchini Riccardi
Insurance Matteo Cerretti
Photo Name Position Profile
 Tommaso Aggio  photo Tommaso Aggio Senior Associate
 Alberto Allegra  photo Alberto Allegra Senior Associate
 Juliana Jules de Andrade  photo Juliana Jules de Andrade Principal Associate
 Sara Anesi  photo Sara Anesi Associate
 Riccardo Bianchini Riccardi  photo Riccardo Bianchini Riccardi Partner
 Beatrice Bigonzi  photo Beatrice Bigonzi Partner
 Deborah Borghi  photo Deborah Borghi Principal associate
 Giulia Bramanti  photo Giulia Bramanti Partner
 Stefano Cima  photo Stefano Cima Of Counsel
 Mariafrancesca De Leo  photo Mariafrancesca De Leo Partner
 Alvise Donà dalle Rose  photo Alvise Donà dalle Rose Partner
 Renato Fiumalbi  photo Renato Fiumalbi Partner
 Marcello Floris  photo Marcello Floris Partner
 Marco Franzini  photo Marco Franzini Partner
 Guido Galeotti  photo Guido Galeotti Partner
 Marco Melisse  photo Marco Melisse Partner
 Elsa Mora  photo Elsa Mora Associate
 Aura Moraglia  photo Aura Moraglia Associate
 Gabriele Pignatti Morano  photo Gabriele Pignatti Morano Senior Associate
 Valentina Pomares  photo Valentina Pomares Partner
 Christian Prencipe  photo Christian Prencipe Associate
 Antonio Santini  photo Antonio Santini Associate
 Vincenzo Sarta  photo Vincenzo Sarta Associate
 Guido Settepassi  photo Guido Settepassi Of Counsel
 Elena Spanu  photo Elena Spanu Senior Associate
 Angelo Alfonso Speranza  photo Angelo Alfonso Speranza Principal Associate
 Alessandro Vischi  photo Alessandro Vischi Principal Associate
Number of lawyers : 2,000+
in this country : 50
Eversheds Sutherland
the global law firm that sets the standards
Contact : Giuseppe Celli (managing partner)
Partner : Gabriele Pignatti
Partner : Massimo Maioletti
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Eversheds Sutherland berät Reconomy bei Übernahme der deutschen Noventiz-Grupp

München, 10. Dezember 2020 - Die globale Wirtschaftskanzlei Eversheds Sutherland hat Reconomy, den führende Anbieter von Entsorgungs- und Rücknahmelösungen in Großbritannien, bei der Übernahme des deutschen Entsorgungsfachbetriebs Noventiz beraten. Verkäufer ist das deutsche PE-Haus SEAFORT Advisors.