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Restructuring/Insolvency

3 ranked lawyersBand 2ItalyEurope 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Eminent restructuring team assisting financial institutions with industrial insolvency procedures and debt restructuring. Offers advice on precautionary recapitalisation operations. Regularly acts on the lending side and boasts an impressive roster of clients consisting of a number of multinational banks. Additionally well versed in transactions involving UTPs and NPLs, as well as acquisitions of distressed assets. Able to leverage its extensive international network to advise on matters crossing multiple jurisdictions.

Strengths

One client enthuses: "When it comes to complex and international issues, they are able to deal with it."

Another client remarks: "They balance in a great way their abilities in restructuring with the capacity of being multidisciplinary."

Work highlights

Acted for a pool of financial institutions on the capital strengthening of Salini Impregilo, an infrastructure company currently under composition with creditors.

Notable practitioners

Andrea Arosio is well versed in restructuring procedures. He is experienced in supporting creditors including banks and investment funds, and also advising clients in connection with acquiring NPL and UTP portfolios. One client describes him as "a seasoned professional with longstanding clients."

Ettore Consalvi is recommended by clients for his skill in negotiations, one explaining that "he has the ability to balance the interests of the different parties." His remit spans restructuring mandates on behalf of creditors and debtors, covering sectors such as real estate and manufacturing.

Francesco Faldi is singled out by commentators, with one client characterising him as "an expert on debtors' and creditors' operations." He has expertise in distressed transactions and in particular the sale of NPLs. He also offers experience in advising both creditors and debtors in restructuring procedures.

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Overview

Our restructuring and insolvency team is renowned for advising Italian and international banks and other financial investors and financial sponsors, as well as borrowers, on the largest, most high profile and complex insolvencies in Italy and in the wider European market.
We have a wide ranging and well-balanced practice acting for all manner of stakeholders on debt restructuring and rescheduling, equity capital raising and restructuring, distressed M&A activity, investigation, asset tracing and insolvency litigation, formal insolvency procedures and contingency planning, distressed creditor and equity investment and trading and debtor advisory work.

Restructuring/Insolvency

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Location

Via Broletto, 9

Milan

Lombardy

Italy

20121

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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

Restructuring/Insolvency


Andrea Arosio
Band 4
Ettore Consalvi
Band 3
Francesco Faldi
Band 2