Mr Paolo Scarduelli > CMS > Milan, Italy > Lawyer Profile

20122 MILANO

Work Department

Corporate/M&A, Competition & EU, Insurance, TMC




Paolo is a Partner in the Milan office. Over his long-lasting professional experience, he has assisted several multinational companies, funds and banks; his assistance covers all aspects of the transactions, including national and cross-borders activities. He is a member of the Firm’s Corporate Department in Milan, where his practice focuses on competition law, mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance. He has a considerable experience in advising a wide range of Italian and international corporations, funds and other investors on both Italian and cross-border mergers and acquisitions and venture capital transactions, as well as capital market transactions, public takeovers, financing, company and securities law. He has been recommended by the international press as a leader in the field of competition law. He has assisted and advised the start up of the Bruxelles office on behalf of a leading American International law firm.


Italian, English and French.


Milan Bar Association

Lawyer Rankings

Italy > Private equity

CMS‘ Pietro Cavasola is regularly involved in significant PE deals, Paolo Bonolis acts on both PE and VC transactions; and Paolo Scarduelli primarily advises entities in the insurance, banking, automotive and TMC sectors. Other key group members are Massimo Trentino and of counsel Andrea Arcangeli.

Italy > Industry focus: TMT

In the TMT sector, CMS stands out for advising on matters relating to IT projects and product and services procurement and launches. The team, led by Italo de Feo and Paolo Scarduelli, mainly assists IT and technology providers, purchasers of technology products and services investment companies and start-ups. Matia Campo, who joined the group from Accenture in September 2019, is praised for his ‘enormous competence’ in systems integration, outsourcing and technology transactions, data privacy advice and compliance services.