Dentons > Milan, Italy > Firm Profile

Dentons
Piazza degli Affari 1
20123 MILAN
Italy

Italy > Industry focus: Retail Tier 1

Dentons utilises a multidisciplinary approach so as to be a one-stop shop for its retail clients, acting on relevant corporate, real estate, TMT, IP, competition, employment and tax matters. The firm regularly advises on contentious and non-contentious matters alike at the national and international level. It is able to draw on talent from across the firm’s global offices to best cater to the needs of each of its broad range of client. The firm’s practice is led by Giangiacomo Olivi, who is the co-head of the Europe intellectual property, data and technology group and who is practiced in cross-border matters.

Practice head(s):

Giangiacomo Olivi

Testimonials

‘Dentons’ lawyers have the most relevant understanding of our business, sector, values, goals and the challenges we face.’

‘I feel that Dentons’ lawyers have a clear and correct view of the environment in which their law firm and their clients operate.’

‘Giangiacomo Olivi has always proven to be impressively skilled in providing assistance in the context of complex and sensitive matters.’

‘Giangiacomo Olivi is proactive, commercial and responsive, but first of all he is an extremely bright counsel having the talent to see beyond details and to grasp the most effective strategies to solve commercial, compliance and regulatory issues. Besides being a solution provider, Giangiacomo is a tactically wise expert able to protect the client’s best interests.

‘The deep knowledge of the legal field in which the team lead by Giangiacomo Olivi operates makes the difference.’

‘The team is clearly client-oriented and practical in approach and keen to find intelligent solutions. Their wide network of offices and various technology platforms offers an opportunity to simplify the matter management across numerous markets through a single contact in Milan.’

Key clients

Kering

Luxottica

QVC

Vodafone

Whirlpool

Ralph Lauren

Brunello Cucinelli

Pepco Poland SP. Z.O.O

FIOL

Supermarkets Italiani S.p.A.

Coca Cola

Eutelsat

OVS

Lavazza

Ruffino Group

Epilate

Pizzium

Work highlights

  • Assisting Kering in several strategic TMT and retail projects.
  • Assisting Pepco on all matters relating to the launch of its business in Italy and the opening of new shops.
  • Assisting QVC in its strategic data privacy matters, including several multijurisdictional issues.

Italy > Real estate and construction Tier 1

Dentons provides comprehensive advice across the gamut of real estate matters, from development and construction to financing and restructuring. Managing partner Federico Sutti is the firm’s head of real estate, advising on acquisitions and sales of portfolios for national and international clients. Within the team, Maria Sole Insinga assists clients in real estate matters concerning office, retail, hospitality and logistics assets. Carlo Merisio is also noted for his work on transactions, leasebacks, joint ventures and deal structures, and Sara Poetto is another key lawyer specialising in real estate transactions, developments and acquisitions. In September 2023, Federico Vanetti departed the firm.

Practice head(s):

Federico Sutti

Testimonials

‘Strong legal knowledge and experience.’

‘Maria Sole Insinga has a very pragmatic approach that comes from a long experience in the real estate sector. She ensures a very high quality of service.’

‘Dentons has a strong presence in Italy and knows the real estate market perfectly. They are one of the most complete teams, offering a true one-stop-shop approach to all matters of interest to the sector.’

‘The team is excellent and always demonstrates its ability to deal successfully with even the most complex situations.’

‘Federico Sutti, Maria Sole Insinga and Sara Poetto stand out for their commercial sensitivity and expertise.’

‘Alessandra Covelli is super-professional and close to the client.’

‘Dentons’ real estate and construction team has an in-depth knowledge of the industry and all the main players involved, and always works with a business-oriented approach.’

Key clients

Algebris Investments

Allianz Real Estate

AXA Investment Managers – Real Assets

AXA IM Alts

Bain Capital

Barings Real Estate

BNP Paribas REIM Italy SGR

Castello SGR

COIMA SGR

Compass Datacenters

CPI Property Group

DeA Capital Real Estate SGR

Fattal Hotel Group

Fondo Pensioni per il Personale Cariplo

Fort Partners

GLP

Gruppo Ruffino

Hines

Invesco Real Estate

Invimit SGR

Invel Real Estate Partners

InvestiRE SGR

Irplast

Kervis SGR

Kryalos SGR

LCN Capital Partners

Lendlease

Orion Capital Managers

M&G Real Estate

Mediobanca

Merope Asset Management

Prelios SGR

Prodea Investments

Quinta Capital SGR

Reale Immobili

Savills Investment Management SGR

Stewart Title

The Student Hotel

Threestones Capital

Tristan Capital Partners

Villa del Mas

Work highlights

  • Assisting Patrizia SE in the acquisition of the Affori Centre from the NEIF II Affori fund, managed by BNP Paribas REIM.
  • Assisting Mediobanca in the acquisition of a trophy asset located in Milan, via Montebello 18, from Arete Alternative Real Estate Investment Fund, managed by Kryalos SGR and sponsored by Blackstone.
  • Assisting GLP and Kryalos SGR in several acquisitions of greenfield assets, through the real estate development fund named Achilles, fully subscribed by GLP and managed by Kryalos SGR.

Italy > Administrative and public law Tier 2

Dentons’ team of experienced practitioners regularly advises clients both in and out of court on the full spectrum of administrative matters, with focus on public procurement, public tenders and concessions. Further core workflows of the practice include environmental law, town planning and urban development. Alongside her specialisation in the life sciences and healthcare sectors, Ilaria Gobbato is also noted for her expertise in the implementation of public tender procedures and the execution of public works, services and supplies. In November 2023 the firm’s public law and regulatory practice was strengthened by the arrival of town planning and authorisation procedures expert Jacopo Brambilla Sica, who joined the team from Belvedere Inzaghi & Partners. Federico Vanetti left the firm in 2023.

Testimonials

‘Strong expertise, enhanced by capabilities in orienting the legal consultancy to business needs. Prompt feedbacks.’

‘Great talent with extensive deep knowledge of administrative law. Very good capabilities in understanding the different client’s operations scenarios and in customising their response to the customer subject area.’

‘Ilaria Gobbato –  international profile, strong diplomatic skills, problem-solving ability and willingness to discuss.’

‘The group is very knowledgeable about administrative law. The versatility and professionalism of all the people involved makes it easy to achieve the goals.’

‘All team experts are very attentive to the specificity of the case, the law, and the protection of the interests of all partners.’

Key clients

Hines

Fujifilm Italia

Alliance Medical

Ameresco

Affidea

Prelios SGR

Milanosesto S.p.A.

Real Estate Strategie Immobiliari

CDS Holding

The Student Hotel

Lendlease

Generali RE

Bosch

Eni

San Pellegrino (Nestlé Group)

Villa Del Mas

Work highlights

  • Assisted Alliance Medical in relation to the acquisition of Luccioli, a company operating a major multi-specialty medical and diagnostic centre in Italy.
  • Advised Stadler on a public tender procedure, following which the client has been awarded, in JV with MER MEC and other Stadler’s subsidiaries, a framework agreement to supply bi-modal diagnostic train and diagnostic systems to Rete Ferroviaria Italiana.
  • Advised Affidea Group on the administrative aspects of the sale, by certain subsidiaries of Groupe Bruxelles Lambert, of certain indirect minority interests in the client to institutional investors.

Italy > Banking and finance: Borrower side Tier 2

The Italian banking and finance practice at Dentons covers commercial lending deals, including leveraged, real estate and corporate finance, as well as refinancing, fund financing and private debt. The team additionally assists with high-end project and structured finance transactions. Italy and Europe banking and finance head Alessandro Fosco Fagotto is a highly-regarded structured finance specialist; and Giovanni Diotallevi focuses predominantly on the infrastructure, transportation, energy, telecoms and water sectors. The group further includes experienced real estate finance advisor Pierandrea Bonali and energy and infrastructure project financing expert Luigi Costa.

Practice head(s):

Alessandro Fosco Fagotto

Other key lawyers:

Giovanni Diotallevi; Pierandrea Bonali; Luigi Costa; Ginevra Biadico; Edoardo Galeotti; Franco Paolo Gialloreti

Testimonials

‘Dentons is unparalleled in the Italian market for its comprehensive approach to several legal matters when approaching the deal, along with deep knowledge and strong professionals.’

‘Strong market knowledge and problem-solving capacity.’

‘Dentons, combining solid expertise in the technical-judicial field and in-depth knowledge of the markets, guarantees qualified assistance and customer-oriented advice.’

‘Quick to solve problems and ready to adapt themselves to each situation – deal makers. Proactive collaboration and efforts in helping the client reach its goals.’

 ‘Within Dentons’ banking and finance team, the individuals truly shine. Notably, Alessandro Fosco Fagotto stands out for his exceptional expertise and strategic acumen. His insights surpass expectations, providing invaluable guidance. Equally impressive are Franco Paolo Gialloreti and Edoardo Galeotti, whose meticulous attention to detail and unwavering dedication are key to deals.’

‘Luigi Costa and Ginevra Biadico are really strong, efficient and unique in their ability to find the right compromise to match the expectations of both parties (bank and sponsor) when closing complex deals.’

‘Luigi Costa – very strong market knowledge, flexibility, and attention to the client.’

‘Pierandrea Bonali has considerable legal expertise and the ability to enter into technical financial matters. An outstanding adviser.’

Key clients

Snam

Merope Asset Management

Cassa depositi e presititi

CDP Reti

SACE

Fort Partners

Kervis SGR

InvestiRE SGR

Czechoslovak Group (CSG)

Fattal Hotel Group

Blue SGR

Quinta Capital SGR

Kryalos SGR

Macquarie

MGM

Verteq Capital

C.M.C.

Kirey

Sicurtransport

Eptanova

Setramar

Work highlights

  • Assisting Czechoslovak Group (CSG) with the financing for the acquisition of a 70% stake in Fiocchi Munizioni.
  • Assisting FibreConnect (and its majority shareholder Macquarie Asset Holdings) with a €150m financing (increasable by a further €30m) to support the development and construction of high-speed fibre optic network infrastructure.
  • Assisting Italian footwear company MGM with the acquisition of Rekord group, a European manufacturer of technical, sports and outdoor shoes.

Italy > Banking and finance: lender or arranger side Tier 2

Dentons' full-service banking and finance group specialises in commercial lending, fund financing, financial services, project finance and structured finance. Alessandro Fosco Fagotto leads the firm’s Europe banking and finance practice. Pierandrea Bonali brings expertise to the real estate and property finance markets. Luigi Costa advises on energy and infrastructure financings. The team further includes managing counsels Edoardo GaleottiFranco Paolo Gialloreti and counsel Tommaso Zanirato, who all focus on domestic and cross-border LBOs involving banks and financial institutions; and counsel and real estate sector specialist Antida Cutuli.

Practice head(s):

Alessandro Fosco Fagotto

Testimonials

‘Dentons’ banking and finance team has the ability to solve problems.’

‘Able to show genuine empathy and understanding. They are also appreciated for having consistent and clear communications with clients and counterparties.’

‘High levels of commitment during each phase of the deal, and the partners actively participate in every call/meeting. The team is able to complete each negotiation on time successfully, and they are always available to support their clients, even for minor issues.’

‘The Dentons’ real estate finance team is made up of highly skilled professionals who are technically-prepared and available to assist in an efficient and solution-oriented manner.’

‘The banking and finance practice stands out from other law firms because of its commitment, competence and expertise in providing detailed legal advice, and for its coverage of a wide range of banking and finance-related mandates.’

‘Alessandro Fosco Fagotto and Edoardo Galeotti perform at the top of the market, and are always available to deliver timely answers to any question concerning deal structuring and execution.’

‘Pierandrea Bonali and Antida Cutuli have a highly professional and skilled approach. Pierandrea is one of the best finance lawyers around, while Antida is a dedicated lawyer who delivers a high level of client service.’

‘Tommaso Zanirato is an experienced professional with strong technical skills and unique relationship skills.’

Key clients

Banca IFIS

Banca Nazionale del Lavoro

Banco BPM

BPER Banca

Crédit Agricole Italia

Intesa Sanpaolo

Mediobanca

MPS Capital Services Banca per le Imprese

UniCredit

illimity Bank

Deutsche Bank

Muzinich

Green Arrow Capital

Fuchs Asset Management S.A.

Anthilia Capital Partners SGR

Solution Bank

Eurazeo

Natixis

Tenax Capital

H.I.G.

Work highlights

  • Assisting a pool of banks with a €600m sustainability-linked financing, consisting of a term credit line and revolving credit line (granted to Lavazza).
  • Assisted Eurazeo and HIG with the financing for the acquisition of a majority stake in Passione Unghie.
  • Assisting a pool of banks with a €495m term and revolving financing that was granted to Bubbles BidCo.

Italy > Data privacy and data protection Tier 2

Privacy is a notable growth area for Dentons‘ Italy practice, which focuses on AI, IoT, cybersecurity and digital media. The Milan-based team is headed up by AI expert Giangiacomo Olivi, who handles major data protection, data privacy and GDPR compliance work, including significant projects involving multiple jurisdictions. Key support is provided by Chiara Bocchi, who coordinates large outsourcing and e-commerce transactions involving data governance issues. Since research concluded, Fabia Cairoli has left the practice.

Practice head(s):

Giangiacomo Olivi

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘A flexible team that is always available and replies in real time.’

‘The team is highly competent, innovative, and deeply committed to the best interests of their clients.’

‘Their reputation is well deserved and clients are proud to partner with them.’

‘In the ever-changing environment of law, Dentons has adopted the latest technology to ensure that case management is efficient and transparent to clients.’

‘Giangiacomo Olivi is a real star with huge subject knowledge.’

Chiara Bocchi has great in-depth knowledge, clear and forward thinking, and understands clients’ requirements.

Key clients

Accenture

Coca Cola

Hisense

Intesa Sanpaolo

Istituto per le Opere di Religione

Jackleg Media

L’Oréal

Luxottica

Mediobanca

Miroglio

Mondadori

Pepco Poland SP. Z.O.O

Publiacqua

QVC

UniCredit

UnipolTech

Verizon

Vodafone

Warner Bros

Whirlpool

Work highlights

  • Assisting Whirlpool with various matters concerning data management and innovative technology solutions, including global strategic governance.
  • Assisting QVC with its strategic data privacy matters, including several multi-jurisdictional issues.

Italy > Dispute resolution Tier 2

Dentons‘ dispute resolution group is skilled in issues relating to corporate, banking and finance, and real estate, as well as competition, commercial contracts, and product liability. The practice has ‘strong legal knowledge and experience' and expertise ranging from acting for clients in domestic litigation to handling international arbitration. Sara Biglieri focuses her practice on commercial matters and is regularly instructed by multinational clients. The team includes Davide Traina, a litigator and arbitrator with experience in real estate, construction, energy and infrastructure disputes. Also of note is Roberto Fabio Lipari.

Practice head(s):

Sara Biglieri

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘A dream team with a perfect leader!’

‘Competent, flexible with good negotiation skills.’

‘The team of Dentons, in particular Davide Traina, distinguish themselves by their deep understanding of the essence of a client’s problem.’

‘Strong legal knowledge and experience.’

‘Knowledge, understanding of clients’ needs and skilled in negotiations.’

‘Roberto Lipari is very well reputed, and very much involved in the cases he handles.’

‘Matteo Vizzardi is extremely prepared, business-oriented and quick in providing a response.’

Key clients

Anas

Banco BPM

Benelli

BPER Banca

CPI Property Group

Eni

Equita

Fujifilm

Geoplin Lubljana

IKAV/Metaenergia Produzione

International Profoot

Istituto per le Opere di Religione

JA Solar

Johnson & Johnson

LU-VE

Ora Developers

Poste Vita and Poste Assicura

Qinhuangdao Tianye Tolian Heavy Industry

Sinobec Trading

Snam

UniCredit

UnipolSai

Unoenergy

Vodafone

Work highlights

  • Assisting Geoplin Lubljana in an ICC international arbitration in connection with a contract to purchase gas from an Italian retailer.
  • Assisting Eni in a civil proceeding before the Court of Terni against a lawyer, Mr. Piero Amara, concerning a tort liability lawsuit.
  • Providing legal assistance in an array of trials that the Prosecutor Office has instituted before Criminal and State Accounting Courts in order to ascertain whether the feed-in-tariffs paid to his photovoltaic plants in Italy were legitimate.

Italy > Industry focus: Energy Tier 2

Noted for its expertise in the oil and gas industry, Dentons’ energy team offers full-scope assistance to clients on a wide range of energy and infrastructure projects, including structuring and development, project finance and project bonds, M&A, revamping and repowering. The team includes the dual qualified (in Italy and Germany) Carsten Steinhauer, who notably advises project developers, manufacturers, insurance and reinsurance companies, as well as corporate banks and private investors on acquisitions, sales, and development and construction projects, and Luigi Costa, who is consistently entrusted by clients for his prowess in solar PV plants, wind farms, biogas, biomass, biomethane and hydroelectric plants. Mileto Mario Giuliani regularly appears before regional administrative courts for litigation in the energy sector.

Practice head(s):

Luigi Costa; Carsten Steinhauer

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘Dentons has probably one of the largest project and energy practices of any international law firm in Italy. This allows the team to avail of an unrivalled breadth, combining experts in all areas of law that are relevant to our business.’

‘Luigi Costa is a formidable partner, always thinking in a critical way and delivering 360 degrees support to the client.’

‘Carsten Steinhauer is an outstanding professional. He now also co-heads Dentons’ European Energy Sector Group, a testimony to his recognised expertise and leadership qualities.’

‘In particular, Luigi Costa is a very capable professional, always available and with great knowledge of the energy sector. The team has a very broad network and therefore is able to give advice also based on market situations.’

‘Dentons’ energy practice is really well positioned in the Italian market, and thanks to its excellent professionals is able to accompany clients in all the complexity of this sector. Specifically, we were really impressed with the exceptional knowledge of all the regulatory issues of the renewable sector and the capability to keep us up to date of any possible development.’

‘The regulatory partner Mileto Giuliani is really the right person to contact in case of possible issues related to project development. He has excellent technical and soft skills, and a very good reputation also among peers.’

‘The team provides outstanding legal services, demonstrates exceptional expertise, attention to detail, and a deep understanding of the complexities surrounding the case.’

‘The level of professionalism and clear communication exhibited by Luigi Costa was exemplary. What truly set Costa apart was the strategic approach and creative problem-solving demonstrated.’

Key clients

Eni

Saipem

Enel

ib vogt

Sonnedix

Lightsource BP

Pacifico Energy Partners

Capital Dynamics

Enel Green Power

Axiom Group (Undo Energie)

SENEC

Enernovum

Tages Capital SGR

Greencells

Nordic Solar A/S

Bluefield

Qair

Q Energy Europe

VSB Group

CIC Group

X-Elio

Amaranto Holding

Ameresco

Marseglia Amaranto Green

HLS-RAM Biogas

Società Agricola Apollo Solare 2

Clean Capital Energy

One2zero (Salzburg AG)

EDPR

Montalto di Castro S.p.A.

Work highlights

  • Advised Saipem on the corporate reorganisation for the sale of the company’s entire onshore drilling division to KCA Deutag.
  • Assisted Enel on the sale of a controlling stake in Enel Russia.
  • Advised Eni Sustainable Mobility on a strategic partnership with PBF Energy in the biorefining and production of HVO diesel, through the creation of a 50/50 joint venture.

Italy > Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences Tier 2

Dentons advises clients from all sides of the healthcare and life sciences sector, including public and private bodies. The firm leverages its multidisciplinary practice to draw the requisite expertise for each matter brought by a client, from corporate to administrative. The head of the practice is Luca Pocobelli, who is greatly experienced in assisting major domestic and international clients on corporate and M&A matters related to healthcare and life sciences. Within the practice, Ilaria Gobbato advises clients through public procurement procedures and project financing.

Practice head(s):

Luca Pocobelli

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘Real dealmakers, without exposing clients to hidden risks; full practice coverage; hands-on attitude; 100% committed to the client; excellent network in the life-science industry (Italy and abroad).’

They know very well the market and they can offer always a good balance between cost and result.’

‘The strengths are certainly the speed of responses and the possibility of having experienced professionals in different fields within the same firm.’

‘Luca Pocobelli, in addition to his undisputed skills, has the human relationship established that makes all the difference.’

‘In the firm there is fast, experienced partners in a wide variety of fields. This is essential for a company that needs support in different areas.’

Key clients

Johnson & Johnson

Fujifilm Italia

Cerba HealthCare

ArchiMed SAS

Alliance Medical

Quinta Capital SGR

Amdipharm (Advanz Pharma)

Newron Pharmaceuticals

Affidea

Work highlights

  • Advising Cerba HealthCare, a leading group that invests in the laboratory diagnostics sector across Europe, on several acquisitions (more than 200 in 2014 – 2023 period), including the recent acquisition of Centro Diagnostico Gamma S.r.l., a laboratory group operating in Calabria.
  • Assisting ArchiMed, a French private equity fund focused on the healthcare industry, in connection with the sale of Micromed Holding SAS, a global provider of neurophysiology solutions, to Natus Medical Incorporated, a leading provider of medical device solutions focused on the screening, diagnosis and treatment of central nervous and sensory system disorders.
  • Assisting Alliance Medical, a European leading diagnostic imaging company, in relation to the acquisition of Luccioli, a company operating a major multi-specialty medical and diagnostic centre in Italy.

Italy > Industry focus: TMT Tier 2

With particular strength in the media industry, Dentons’ team is also noted for its expertise in the telecoms and technology sectors, where it is routinely engaged by an array of clients for advice on data protection and privacy, AI-related matters, cybersecurity and advertising. The team is headed by Giangiacomo Olivi, who has been involved in major AI projects, media and privacy work and outsourcing, areas in which counsel Chiara Bocchi is also well versed.

Practice head(s):

Giangiacomo Olivi

Other key lawyers:

Chiara Bocci

Testimonials

‘The team stands out for its professionals’ in-depth experience, prompt reactions and willingness to support on a broader scale.’

‘Excellent preparation, great technical skills, immediate availability.’

‘Chiara Bocchi and Giangiacomo Olivi are exceptional lawyers, very passionate about their work, with great communication skills, creative, with very strong expertise in both TMT and privacy. In addition, they provide strategic advice.’

‘They are enthusiastic and with boundless energy. The quality of their work is outstanding.’

‘Olivi is the star of the market. He is exceptionally intelligent. He can predict trends and find unexpected solutions. Furthermore, he is very energetic and comes up with ideas that make a difference.’

‘Dentons’ team is fantastic, both from a human and a professional point of view.’ 

‘We had the pleasure of working with Giangiacomo Olivi who is a great professional, knowledgeable, thorough and always looking to the future.’

‘Dentons’ lawyers have the most relevant understanding of our business, industry, values, goals and challenges. They have a clear view of the environment in which their law firm and their clients operate. For our group, Dentons’ professionals are trusted business advisors, as they have proven to be consistently attentive not only to risks, but also to innovative solutions that could benefit us.’

Key clients

Accenture

Aladino

Amyris

Audiweb (now Audicom)

Banco BPM

Brunello Cucinelli

Coca Cola

Coima

DeA Capital Real Estate SGR

Eni

Enpam

Esselunga

Eutelsat

Fedoweb

FIOL

Format Espresso

GEDI Gruppo Editoriale (La Repubblica / HuffingtonPost, etc.)

Hisense

Intesa Sanpaolo

Jackleg Media

Kering

Luxottica

Miroglio

Mondadori

NTT Data

Oath

Paramount

QVC

The Student Hotel

UniCredit

UnipolTech

Verizon

Vodafone

Warner Bros

Whirlpool

Work highlights

  • Assisted COIMA in the technology set-up of Milan Porta Nuova Smart District, one of the main smart city projects in Europe.
  • Assisted GEDI Gruppo Editoriale in several complex matters related to innovative media and marketing strategies.
  • Assisted Eutelsat in various contractual and telecommunication matters.

Italy > Banking and finance: Bank regulatory Tier 3

Well-recognised in the market‘, Dentons' Italian financial services team is highly active in deals involving bank regulatory issues. Italy financial services head Alessandro Engst focuses on financial institutions’ regulations, investment funds and derivatives; and Alessandro Fosco Fagotto heads up the firm’s Italy banking and finance department. The practice further features Valerio Lemma, an adviser on on banking, financial and insurance regulation and asset management, and ‘outstanding lawyer' Lorenzo Toppini.

Practice head(s):

Alessandro Engst; Alessandro Fosco Fagotto

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘Dentons’ team is well-recognised in the market for its competence and experience in the financial sector.’

‘Clients appreciate their pragmatic approach and the efficiency of the assistance provided.’

‘The team is very prepared and proactive.’

‘Alessandro Engst has a solid regulatory background. He has deep knowledge of the industry and a good reputation.’

‘Alessandro Engst and Valerio Lemma lead negotiations with knowledge and a pragmatic, yet technical, approach.’

‘Valerio Lemma has outstanding knowledge of fintech law issues, and he provides effective and smart expertise, especially in relation to payment services regulation.’

Lorenzo Toppini is an outstanding lawyer. He is very talented, readily available and always proposes creative and efficient solutions.

Key clients

CaixaBank

Intesa Sanpaolo

Mediobanca

UniCredit

Banco BPM

IBL Banca

Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena

REYL Innovative Banking

IOR

UnipolSai

SACE

Fidelity

DeA Capital SGR

Eurizon Capital SGR

COIMA SGR

Castello SGR

Fondo Pensione COMETA

Finlombarda SGR

Enapm

ENPACL

Fondazione ENASARCO

Cassa depositi e prestiti

Work highlights

  • Assisting CaixaBank with the opening of a branch in Milan.
  • Assisting Fidelity with the implementation of its strategic plans, in relation to the offer of financial products in Italy and other EU countries.
  • Assisting Intesa Sanpaolo with the regulatory side to the provision of banking/investment services in Italy and abroad.

Italy > Capital markets: Debt Tier 3

Dentons' Italy team covers standalone bond issuances, EMTN programmes, retail offers, purchase and exchange offers involving debt securities, commercial papers, structured products, and green, social and sustainable bonds. The group also advises on structured finance. The firm's DCM practice is headed by Piergiorgio LeofreddiGianpaolo Garofalo leads the structured finance group. Annalisa Feliciani brings expertise in Italian law-issued commercial papers, debt issuances and ESG-related topics. Senior associate Bianca Chiara Sinisi is another key contact.

Practice head(s):

Piergiorgio Leofreddi; Gianpaolo Garofalo

Testimonials

Piergiorgio Leofreddi has been always a safe pair of hands – very reliable and willing to help.’

‘Gianpaolo Garofalo and his team provide the necessary legal advice and go beyond what would normally be expected.’

‘Gianpaolo Garofalo takes the helm to drive complex transactions to the finishing line – works well under time pressure and always delivers the best results.’

‘Gianpaolo Garofalo is a first port of call for complex, highly structured transactions and he is instrumental in ensuring their completion and success.’

‘Together with Bianca Chiara Sinisi, Gianpaolo Garofalo delivers impeccable legal support.’

Key clients

Mediobanca

BPER Banca

Deutsche Bank AG

Intesa Sanpaolo

Banco Santander

Goldman Sachs

Banca Akros

Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena

Citigroup Global Markets Limited

Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane

Generali Insurance Asset Management SGR

Equita

U.S Bank Trustees Limited

UniCredit

Istituto per il Credito Sportivo (ICS)

Snam

RiverRock

Axiom Group

CFE (UK) Ltd

Banca Capasso

Work highlights

  • Assisted Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane with the update of its EMTN programme and the issuance of green bonds.
  • Assisted a pool of banks with the issuance of the Italian Ministry of Economy and Finance’s second and third green bonds.
  • Assisted a pool of banks with the issuance of over €18bn of a four-year BTP Valore, an Italian government bond dedicated exclusively to retail savers.

Italy > Capital markets: Equity Tier 3

Dentons' Milan-based capital markets practice comprises specialists in the issuance, placement and listing of financial instruments (both in Italy and abroad). The team also works alongside the firm’s corporate, M&A, banking, finance, financial institutions, investment funds and tax colleagues on ECM matters. The team is led by ECM transactions expert Antonella Brambilla. Counsel Silvia Pacchiarotti advises on significant public offerings, IPOs and takeover bids.

Practice head(s):

Antonella Brambilla

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘Competence, commitment, team work and passion.’

‘Antonella Brambilla has outstanding skills, both hard and soft, which make her the best partner ever.’

Key clients

White Bridge Investment III

Tinexta

Nexi

Enel

Met.Extra Group S.p.A.

EEMS ITALIA S.p.A.

Newron Pharmaceuticals S.p.A.

Neosperience S.p.A.

ImprendiRoma S.p.A.

CPI Property Group

Confinvest FL S.p.A.

DBA Group S.p.A.

Work highlights

  • Advised White Bridge Investments III, through its vehicle Nebula Aurea Bidco, on two takeover bids for the shares and warrants of Reevo, a company listed on Euronext Growth.
  • Advised Informa on the subscription of a convertible bond by Bolognafiere.

Italy > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 3

Dentons’ Italy practice advises on a range of corporate and commercial transactions, including cross-border M&A, corporate reorganisations and private equity. Alessandro Dubini advises industry groups, financial institutions and private equity funds on extraordinary transactions, while Pier Francesco Faggiano is experienced in private equity and M&A. Other active practitioners are Luca Pocobelli, Enrico Troianiello, Junyi Bai, Stefano Ambrosioni, and Barbara Urselli.

Practice head(s):

Alessandro Dubini; Pier Francesco Faggiano

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

Ability to present an expert in each area, making clients feel comfortable that any aspect of the subject, even potential, will be covered and analysed.’

‘They always know how to frame the situation perfectly – excellent legal knowledge combined with a good dose of practical sense.

Sensitivity and attention to problems without wasting time.’

‘Competence, humility, simplicity of communication, transparency and frankness.

A team of excellent professionals.’

‘Very competent and excellent synergies within the team.

Highly trained professionals with great experience, but the characteristic most appreciated most is the depth of the analysis carried out by Alessandro Dubini.

‘Luca Pocobelli and Antonio Legrottaglie are always available, even on short notice, and always outstandingly prepared, with a pragmatic approach that is very useful with intensive M&A planning.’

Key clients

Czechoslovak Group

Saipem

Beretta Holding

Axiom Group

Adepa

Motorola Solutions

NÜRNBERGER Allgemeine Versicherungs

Cerba HealthCare (formerly known as Lifebrain)

Pizzium

ArchiMed

Verteq Capital

ENI

Artoni Group

Enel

Fujifilm

NeoApotek

DBA Group

DF Elettronica

Hinowa

MGM

R5 Labs

B-Flexion and Affidea Group

Rai Way S.p.A.

Gemini Holding Group

Ora Developers

Codognotto Italia S.p.A.

Fanatics

Synergo

Work highlights

  • Advised Czechoslovak Group on the acquisition of a 70% stake in Fiocchi Munizioni.
  • Advised Saipem on its corporate reorganisation for the sale of the company’s entire onshore drilling division to KCA Deutag.
  • Advised Michelin on the acquisition of Flex Composite Group from investment firms IDI and Andera Partners.

Italy > Employment Tier 3

Dentons boasts a strong employment practice, advising on employment, labour, social security and trade union matters. The practice assists international clients on restructurings and reorganisations, industrial relations and agency relationships. The firm, with locations across the globe, is well-adapted to support its clients on cross-border matters. Davide Boffi is the employment practice head, providing assistance on domestic and international employment matters. He is experienced in trade union negotiations, corporate restructurings, individual and collective dismissals, and M&A-related employment issues.

Practice head(s):

Davide Boffi

Testimonials

‘Luca De Menech has outstanding client orientation and timeliness in responding to urgent and delicate requests.’

‘High level collaboration on different areas: legal & compliance, HR, administration & finance.’

‘Dentons is a very reliable partner. Professionalism, availability and a sense of urgency make them a strategic stakeholder for legal compliance.’

‘Davide Boffi is really competent in all employment matters with an international approach who can help in addressing the strategy in complex international organisations where the countries impacted could be more than one.’

‘Luca De Menech always assures the company through his great professionalism, preparation and understanding of the business.’

‘Not only are they notable subject experts, who are used to explaining the legal framework of reference in a comprehensive way, but they  also help the client in finding practical and compliant solutions.’

‘They are a real global organization, which can support Italian clients in communicating/explaining local legal matters to top managers and other internal stakeholder based abroad. They are the best for multinational companies.’

Key clients

Lu-Ve

Celanese

Caixa Bank

AXA IM Alts

Saipem

Ameresco

Axiom

Morato Group

Work highlights

  • Advising CaixaBank on the employment aspects related to the opening of its first Italian branch in Milan and assisting in obtaining the banking licence that will enable CaixaBank to manage clients locally and directly offer a wide range of financial and banking services.
  • Assisting Celanese Corporation, a company active in the chemical and specialty materials sector, in the employment aspects related to the transfer of its thermoplastic co-polyester (TPC) and hotmelt polyester business, including the Ferrara Donegani unit and all related assets to Taro Plast, a plastic compounding company based in Soragna (PR).
  • Advising Saipem, a world leading company in the oil and gas services industry, providing engineering, construction, and drilling of onshore and offshore projects, on the employment aspects related to the corporate reorganisation for the sale of the company’s entire onshore drilling division to KCA Deutag.

Italy > EU and competition law Tier 3

Dentons’ EU and competition law practice spans consumer law, state aid law, merger control, golden power and antitrust issues related to tender procedures and markets regulations, where the team routinely appears in administrative proceedings before the Italian Competition Authority and Administrative Courts, as well as before the General Court and the European Court of Justice. Here is practice head Michele Carpagnano, who is regularly entrusted by clients in the aviation, automotive, energy, and telecommunication sectors, the key contact, while Giulia Giordano notably focuses on State aid law and consumer law.

Practice head(s):

Michele Carpagnano

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘Flexibility, multi-jurisdiction approach, responsiveness.’

‘Michele Carpagnano is an outstanding lawyer, extremely accountable and with an unbelievable level of responsiveness. Michele has a natural talent in meeting the client’s needs, anticipating applicable scenarios.’

‘An outstanding team with a tailor-made approach and a real ability to understand the client’s needs.’

‘Michele Carpagnano, the team leader, is an extraordinary lawyer, definitively best in class in Competition Law both in Italy and in EU.’

‘Giulia Giordano is Carpagnano’s right arm, a complete lawyer with a tremendous ability to go deep quickly also in complex issues/dossiers.’

Key clients

Eni

Axiom

Esselunga

Artoni Group and SRH

Volotea

International Fruit Genetics

L’Oréal

Ameresco

Czechoslovak Group

My Taxi Italia

Itron Italia and Itron Inc.

Telecom Italia

Work highlights

  • Assisted Eni Sustainable Mobility in the merger control aspects related to the agreement for a strategic partnership with PBF Energy Inc. in the biorefining and production of HVO diesel sector, through the creation of a 50/50 joint venture in connection with the biorefinery, currently under construction, in the area of the Chalmette refinery (Louisiana – USA) owned by the PBF group.
  • Represented the Spanish airline Volotea in achieving a landmark victory before the European Court of Justice in its long-lasting case regarding alleged illegal state aid in relation to flights to the Italian island Sardinia.
  • Assisted Itron Italia S.p.A. and Itron Inc. in the appeal to the Administrative Italian Supreme Court (Consiglio di Stato) of the decision of the first instance administrative court in relation to the Italian Competition Authority decision on an alleged bid-rigging in the market of water counters.

Italy > Investment funds Tier 3

Comprising experts from the firm's corporate, real estate, tax, M&A, and banking and finance practices. Dentons‘ Italian team is particularly focused on the establishment of real estate, private equity and credit funds. Heading up the financial services practice in Italy, Alessandro Engst acts for banks, fund managers, investment firms, insurance companies, payment institutions, fintech companies and pension funds on regulatory matters. Engst also assists with the establishment of investment funds.

Practice head(s):

Alessandro Engst

Testimonials

The team’s strengths are its proactivity and ability to respond quickly to clients’ needs, even during very complex projects.

The team is always aware of the latest laws and regulatory updates.

Alessandro Engst – extremely expert, precise and professional, and recognised by the market.

Key clients

Fidelity

Eurizon Capital SGR

DeA Capital Real Estate SGR

COIMA SGR

Orion Capital Managers

GLP

Castello SGR

P&G SGR

Value Italy SGR

Threestones Capital Management

Mediobanca

UnipolSai

Quinta Capital SGR

Fort Partners

Kervis SGR

Finlombarda SGR

Fattal Hotel Group

BNP Paribas REIM Italy SGR

The Student Hotel

ENPAM

ENPACL

Work highlights

  • Assisting Mediobanca with its first-of-their-kind transactions concerning the set-up of real estate investment funds (aimed at providing access to trophy assets to the bank’s ultra-high-net-worth clients).
  • Assisted Fidelity with the listing process of five thematic sub-funds of Fidelity UCITS ICAV on the Borsa Italiana’s ETF-plus market.
  • Assisted Fuchs Asset Management, as manager of Luxembourg fund Summus Fund S.A. SICAV-RAIF, with the launch of direct lending activity in Italy by Summus Fund One.

Italy > Private equity Tier 3

Advising funds and sellers, Dentons‘ private equity practice advises on the full range of private equity work, from acquisitions through to tax structuring and exit strategies. In Milan, Alessandro Dubini assists private equity funds, industry groups and financial institutions with domestic and international extraordinary transactions; Pier Francesco Faggiano is experienced in assisting with private equity and M&A deals, joint ventures, and other corporate law matters; and Stefano Ambrosioniunderstands the private equity industry very well‘. Providing additional support from Rome, Luca Pocobelli is a life sciences and healthcare sector expert.

Practice head(s):

Alessandro Dubini; Pier Francesco Faggiano

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘Able to execute complex transactions with real-time availability.’

‘Great and deep experience, and the ability to share knowledge with non-institutional clients efficiently (i.e. families or entrepreneurs that own mid-cap companies in Italy).’

‘Full dedication to projects and effective problem-solving approach.’

‘A number 1 choice when clients need M&A lawyers.’

‘International reach coupled with understanding of the local culture.’

‘Alessandro Dubini and his team are great mid-market M&A lawyers.’

‘Stefano Ambrosioni provides excellent legal M&A advice, understands the private equity industry very well, and is able to create lasting connections.’

‘Great people, knowledge and collaboration.’

Key clients

ArchiMed SAS

Synergo Capital SGR

TECM

Cerba Healthcare

Verteq Capital

R5 Labs

Starwood Capital

Adepa

Ankh Impact Ventures

Affidea Group B.V.

P&G SGR S.p.A.

Quinta Capital

Agic Capital

Work highlights

  • Advised ArchiMed on the sale of Micromed Holding to Natus Medical Incorporated.
  • Advised Verteq Capital, a private equity investment fund, on the acquisition of Epilate.
  • Advised Cerba Healthcare on several acquisitions, including the recent acquisition of Centro Diagnostico Gamma.

Italy > Restructuring and insolvency Tier 3

Dentons has strengths in restructuring and insolvency matters across a range of sectors, including real estate, manufacturing, energy, hospitality and infrastructure. The firm advises on many of the most frequent matters that arise in the field, including corporate and financial restructuring, bankruptcy issues, litigation and distressed M&A. The practice is led by Cristian Fischetti, who assists clients in debt restructurings and distressed situations. Managing partner Federico Sutti is also noted for his work advising banks and corporations in restructurings and refinancings.

Practice head(s):

Cristian Fischetti

Other key lawyers:

Fosco Fagotto

Testimonials

‘They are very cooperative and highly competent.’

‘Fosco Fagotto is an excellent professional, very knowledgeable, with great problem solving skills and is very client-focused. He is very helpful and always manages to find the best solution even in the most complex situations.’

‘Great expertise, deep understanding of local standards, superb relationship management, hard-working, and able to explain the case/local legislation to foreigners.’

Key clients

CPI Property Group

Intesa Sanpaolo

BPER Banca

UniCredit

Banca Ifis

illimity Bank

Amco – Asset Management Company

Italia Wanbao – ACC S.r.l. (Wanbao Group)

Aligros

Alitalia Linee Aeree Italiane S.p.A.

LU-VE

SICAP

Work highlights

  • Assisting the financial creditors of Enertronica Santerno in the negotiated settlement agreement pending before the expert appointed by the Bologna Chamber of Commerce.
  • Assisting LU-VE in the purchase through its controlled company SEST of a company branch from Wanbao ACC in Extraordinary Administration, as part of the bankruptcy proceedings involving the seller.
  • Assisting Amco in the debt restructuring transaction pursuant to Art. 56 of the new Italian Insolvency Code, as well as in the corporate reorganisation of Maritalia.

Italy > Tax Tier 3

Led by tax specialist Andrea FiorelliDentons’ Italy team leverages the firm’s approximately 200 tax advisers worldwide. The group advises on the tax structuring of cross-border investment vehicles, and M&A and real estate transactions. It also assists with wealth management tax issues, along with tax litigation and tax criminal law. Fabrizio Capponi heads the international tax group in Italy, while Roberta Moscaroli and Maria Paola Serra are also active team members. Gianmarco Tortora, who focuses on corporate income tax, VAT and cross-border investment structures, joined the group in February 2024 from LCA Studio Legale.

Practice head(s):

Andrea Fiorelli

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘Dentons’ team is very flexible, and able to deliver the work promptly and methodically.’

‘Dentons’ team is very present and supportive.’

‘Personal attention and excellent client support.’

‘Dentons distinguishes itself by providing a pool of expertise that many other major firms do not have. This allows the firm’s professionals to collaborate with each other and offer the client comprehensive advice, even on particularly complex areas that normally require advice from several law firms.’

‘Fabrizio Capponi is a star and he always has time for queries – clients have 200% support from him.’

‘Special appreciation to Roberta Moscaroli and Maria Paola Serra, professionals who support clients with seriousness, competence and kindness.’

Clients particularly mention Roberta Moscaroli and Maria Paola Serra’s ability to provide interesting and strategic business ideas.’

Key clients

GEDI – Gruppo Editoriale S.p.A.

Barings and Savills Investment Management SGR

Fuchs Asset Management

Adepa

Quinta Capital SGR

Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane

Compass Datacenters

Fort Partners

illimity

Summus Fund S.A. SICAV-RAIF

Mediobanca

Patrizia SE

Synergo Capital SGR

Casse Depositi e Prestiti

CaixaBank

Istituto per il Credito Sportivo (ICS)

Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena

GLP

Kryalos SGR

Work highlights

  • Advising Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane on the tax aspects of the issuance of its sixth green bond.
  • Advising Mediobanca on the tax aspects of the acquisition of a trophy asset in Milan (Via Montebello 18).
  • Advising Cassa Depositi e Prestiti on the tax aspects of the issuance of a €750m sustainability bond for institutional investors.

Italy > Compliance Tier 4

Part of Dentons' global compliance and investigations group, the firm’s multidisciplinary Italy group advises on compliance management, corporate compliance, anti-corruption, investigations, data protection and antitrust compliance. The team is headed by Sara Biglieri, a corporate compliance experts. Matteo Vizzardi specialises in white-collar crime. Roberto Fabio Lipari's practice encompasses both compliance and investigations work.

Practice head(s):

Sara Biglieri

Testimonials

‘Partners are hands-on and very knowledgeable.’

‘Deep experience in this area.’

‘A collaborative style that is innovative and tailored to clients’ needs.’

‘Dentons’ team is really helpful and attentive.’

‘The team is very prepared and always available for any request or discussion, helping the client to find the best solution, and showing great knowledge of the subject matter.’

‘ The team creates a good relationship with people from both sides, with continuous attention to the commissioned work, constant availability and a proactive mood.’

‘Great – extremely professional.’

‘Matteo Vizzardi brings market knowledge and the ability to address clients’ issues, and always delivers solutions.

Key clients

Johnson & Johnson

NTT Data

C.M.C.

Whirlpool

Eni

QVC

Enpam

LU-VE

Lyft

Supermarkets Italiani

CaixaBank

LifeScan

Fujifilm Italia

IKAV

Metaenergia Produzione

JA Solar

Geoplin Lubljana

Istituto per le Opere di Religione

ENPACL

Anas

Epilate

Amyris

Work highlights

  • Assisting CaixaBank with the compliance side to the opening of its branch in Milan.
  • Assisting Whirlpool with various matters, including data privacy compliance.

Italy > Intellectual property Tier 4

Dentons’ IP practice advises clients from a range of different sectors, including manufacturing, media and digital tech, as well as life sciences and automotive, on matters related to trademarks, patents, designs, copyright and unfair competition, routinely appearing in litigation proceedings before the Italian and EU Courts. Federico Fusco is a go-to partner for both contentious and non-contentious IP matters, and Camilla Rosi is recognised for her expertise in negotiating commercial arrangements pertaining to IP rights, including licence agreements, supply and distribution agreements, and IP rights assignment agreements.

Practice head(s):

Federico Fusco

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘Professional and transparent people. Always available for support and explanation.’

‘I appreciate the work done by Federico Fusco and Camilla Rosi. In our specific case, I could witness their dedication and professionalism to handle intellectual property and other matters, find solutions and balance between the different parties.’

‘Excellent expertise and very nice people.’

‘Federico Fisco is a very experienced lawyer, and he has a professional and kind approach.’

Key clients

Officina Comunicazione

Moro Kaiser

Rimadesio

Italvolt

Newron Pharmaceuticals

Warner Bros

Esselunga

Motorola Solutions

Rigamonti Salumificio

COIMA SGR

UnipolTech

Work highlights

  • Assisted UnipolTech in the negotiation of a complex set of agreements related to the development of a new mobility app.

The firm: Across over 80 countries, Dentons helps you grow, protect, operate and finance your organization by providing uniquely global and deeply local legal solutions. Polycentric, purpose-driven and committed to inclusion, diversity, equity and sustainability, we focus on what matters most to you.  www.dentons.com

Dentons in Italy: Dentons opened the first Italian office in Milan in October 2015 and the second in Rome in July 2016. Our partners have been supporting local and international clients in the country for almost two decades at the highest levels. They joined Dentons from some of the most reputable national and international  law firms in Italy. Growing from 20 to more than 150 professionals, we are now able to provide clients with access to a full service legal support, integrated experience and a deep knowledge in a wide range of sectors and industries.

Our ambition is providing clients a competitive edge, building agile and tailored solutions.

Areas of practice: Dentons’ core practices in Italy are:

Banking and finance: the team advises Italian and international financial institutions, sponsors and borrowers on a broad range of financing transactions, including real estate and project financing.

Competition and antitrust: Dentons provides national and multinational companies with legal advice and judicial assistance in all aspects of Italian and EU competition law, consumer law, state aid law and regulatory issues, as well as antitrust issues related to tender procedures.

Corporate and M&A: Dentons provides comprehensive advice on M&A, joint ventures, corporate finance, private equity, capital markets, as well as general commercial and corporate governance issues.

Employment and labor: the team is a leader in providing both judicial and out-of-court assistance to clients on all labor, social security and trade union-related issues, as well as on employment issues linked to extraordinary transactions.

Project, energy and infrastructure: with one of the world’s leading energy practices, Dentons guides its clients on strategy, market entry, transactions, political and regulatory issues and dispute resolution.

Intellectual property, data and technology: the team advises Italian and multinational companies on patents, design, trademarks and copyright matters, handling also complex infringement cases.

Litigation, dispute resolution and arbitration: Dentons provides litigation advice including pre-trial assistance, enforcement procedures and out-of-court settlement negotiations, representing clients also in case of criminal proceedings. Moreover, the Firm assists clients through all stages of arbitration.

Public law and regulatory: Dentons’ practice covers a broad range of areas, including public procurement tenders, administrative litigation and regulated markets, focusing on town planning, building and environmental matters.

Real estate: Dentons advises Italian and foreign corporate clients, listed companies, management companies, banks and other financial intermediaries in connection with real estate matters, M&A, restructuring, joint ventures and development projects, including tax and financing aspects.

Restructuring, insolvency and bankruptcy: Dentons’ professionals regularly advise financial institutions and large borrowers on corporate and finance restructuring and bankruptcy, including assistance in litigation and enforcement of guarantees.

Tax: Dentons provides comprehensive tax advice to individuals, private companies, multinationals and other entities on tax planning, compliance, M&A structuring tax-advantaged investing, transfer pricing, disputes with tax authorities and more.

Sector focus: To ensure our lawyers understand the key trends and developments facing your industry, we have established dedicated sector groups focused on the following: consumer goods, energy, family office and high-net-worth individuals, financial institutions, industrials, insurance, life sciences and healthcare, private equity and venture capital, real estate, sovereign, technology media and telecommunications, and transport and infrastructure.

Department Name Email Telephone
Litigation, Dispute Resolution and Arbitration Sara Biglieri
Banking and Finance Alessandro Fosco Fagotto
Competition and Antitrust Michele Carpagnano
Corporate and M&A Pier Francesco Faggiano
Corporate and M&A Alessandro Dubini
Intellectual Property, Data and Technology Giangiacomo Olivi
Real Estate Federico Sutti
Restructuring, Insolvency and Bankruptcy Cristian Fischetti
Tax Andrea Fiorelli
Employment and Labour Davide Boffi
Project, Energy and Infrastructure Carsten Steinhauer
Project, Energy and Infrastructure Luigi Costa
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