What the team is known for
Superb M&A team consistently advising on high-stakes deals. Continues to assist private equity funds with large-scale transactions, as well as handling complex cross-border mergers and transfers of business. Client roster features national and international companies coming from a variety of industries including banking, asset management, fashion and luxury.
"They are robust, reliable and naturally inclined to listen to the clients," one client reports, adding: "They did outstanding work for us."
"They provide top-quality law advice combined with good client care," affirms another interviewee.
Assisted the Bartoli family with the EUR700 million sale of Industria Chimica Emiliana to Advent International.
Andrea Carta Mantiglia
is well respected by sources, who laud his expertise in the life sciences sector. He regularly undertakes high-value transactional mandates on behalf of multinational pharmaceutical companies.
is recognised for his experience in M&A transactions and strong track record in litigation. Client roster includes private equity and venture capital funds.
Sources admire Mario Roli
for his track record in complex M&A transactions, especially those with an infrastructure angle. He routinely acts for leading corporates from the energy, financial services and telecommunications sectors.
has significant experience acting for industrial groups investing in public infrastructure projects. Sources praise his legal transactional skills, stating: "He is knowledgeable, reasonable and attuned to getting a deal done."
is widely admired for his impressive track record in corporate law and M&A transactions. He has extensive experience advising market-leading companies on complex cross-border mandates.
Stefano Cacchi Pessani
acts on behalf of leading Italian companies on cross-border M&A deals, in particular those targeting the telecoms sector. He is also recognised for his experience handling transactions in the banking sector.
One source reports that Stefano Nanni Costa
is "very aware and sensitive of the legal risks associated with any transaction,"
and "able to provide the optimal balance between client requirements and a safe deal structure."
He advises manufacturing giants expanding in the Italian market on complex acquisitions.
Clients regard Umberto Nicodano
as a "very senior lawyer, wise and able in complicated M&A."
He frequently advises leading international companies active in the luxury goods sector on cross-border acquisitions.