Skip to content
DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

Corporate/M&A

2 ranked lawyersBand 2ItalyEurope 2021 View ranking table
chambers review
department information
Ranked Lawyers
chambers review
department information
Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Review

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

What the team is known for

Strong M&A practice renowned for its ability to assist clients with cross-border mandates. Highly recommended for complex acquisitions, divestments, transfers of business and reorganisations targeting a variety of industries including payment services, IT and manufacturing. Client roster features energy providers, fashion powerhouses, investment banks and funds.

Strengths

Interviewees believe the team is "excellent" and "on top of the matters," with one of them declaring: "They have proved to be a solid team, able to assist on difficult international transactions."

Another client was impressed by the team's approach, reporting: "They have excellent standing and really take care of anything during a closing and negotiation, without any need to push them. The outcome has been excellent and they exceeded my already high expectations."

Work highlights

Assisted ArcelorMittal with the renegotiation of the agreements in relation to the EUR4.2 billion acquisition of the assets of Ilva.

Notable practitioners

Giuseppe Scassellati-Sforzolini "has an absolutely broad knowledge on a huge amount of topics and is very responsive," according to one satisfied client. He handles sizeable M&A deals for multinationals from the manufacturing and energy sectors.

Roberto Bonsignore is highly experienced in assisting local and international companies from the manufacturing, energy and financial sectors with complex M&A transactions. "He is very well prepared and experienced," one client reports, adding: "He has had a very commercial and proactive approach since the beginning of the transaction."

Department Information

info This Department has not yet supplied any additional information.
Corporate/M&A

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

firm
Location

Via San Paolo 7

Milan

Lombardy

Italy

20121

View Firm Profile

Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Italy

Corporate/M&A


Giuseppe Scassellati-Sforzolini
Band 3
Roberto Bonsignore
Band 2