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Managing Partner: Filippo Modulo
Senior Partner: Francesco Tedeschini
Number of partners: 58
Number of lawyers: 358
Languages: Arabic, English, French, German, Greek, Italian, Mandarin, Portuguese, Shanghainese, Spanish

Firm Overview:
The firm took root and blossomed, advising the largest Italian and international industrial groups and financial institutions. Chiomenti immediately made a name for itself through the discretion, independence, passion for the law and international vision and background of its professionals. From its earliest days, the firm has advised both leading international companies seeking to invest in Italy, and Italian companies operating in the Italian and international markets. Chiomenti comprises around more than 350 professionals working in integrated teams. The firm’s objective is to provide clients with comprehensive and tailor-made advice that benefits from our multidisciplinary approach. Chiomenti has two Italian offices located in Rome and Milan, and five international offices located in New York, London, Brussels, Beijing and Shanghai. The firm further extends its international presence through both its international partnerships. Chiomenti has been a member of Lex Mundi, the world’s leading network of independent law firms, comprising firms in more than 100 countries.

Main Areas of Practice:
Finance & Regulated Entities:
13 Partners; based in Milan, Rome and London
Structured finance; securitisations; covered bonds; export finance, leasing and asset finance; acquisition and leveraged finance; ship and aircraft financing; project finance; local government finance; real estate financing; private banking, trusts and fiduciary activities; derivatives. Regulatory structure — compliance and internal control; prudential regulation; codes of conduct; investment services; commercial contracts of regulated entities; M&A and other extraordinary transactions of regulated entities.
Contact: Gregorio Consoli
Tel: +39 02 72157 637
Email: [email protected]

Corporate — M&A:
20 Partners based in Milan, Rome, London, New York, China
Corporate law; mergers and acquisitions; private equity; joint venture; commercial contracts; corporate governance; financial statements and accounting.
Massimiliano Nitti
Tel: +39 02 721 571
Email: [email protected]

Listed companies, Corporate Governance & Capital Markets:
2 Partners; based in Milan, Rome, London, New York, China
IPOs and other equity offerings; debt offerings, including convertibles and equity- linked instruments; private placements (including to management and employees); takeovers (cash and share for share); listed company continuing obligations.
Manfredi Vianini Tolomei
Tel: +39 02 72157 615
Email: [email protected]

Dispute Resolution & Arbitration:
3 Partners; based in Milan, Rome
Domestic and international civil litigation (court or arbitration); domestic and international corporate and commercial litigation, in particular relating to acquisitions and commercial contracts (court or arbitration); alternative dispute resolution, mediation and other extra-judicial disputes; international commercial arbitration; international investment arbitration; European union disputes; consumer/class actions.
Silvio Martuccelli
Tel: +39 02 72157 402
Email: [email protected]

Insolvency & Restructuring:
7 Partners; based in Milan, Rome
Insolvency and pre-insolvency proceedings; litigation; financial restructuring.
Contact: Antonio Tavella
Tel: +39 02 72157 473
Email: [email protected]

Tax & Tax Planning:
5 Partners; based in Milan, Rome
Corporate transactions, M&A, private equity; international taxation and transfer pricing; taxation of investment funds and financial products; taxation of real estate investments; tax disputes; private wealth management, trusts and estate planning; employees, executives and other incentive schemes.
Raul Angelo Papotti
Tel: +39 02 72157 855
Email: [email protected]

EU Law
6 Partners; based in Milan, Rome, London, Bruxelles
EU law; domestic and EU competition law; international law.
Contact: Gian Michele Roberti
Tel: +39 06 46622 308
Email: [email protected]

Administrative Law:
2 Partners; based in Milan, Rome
State-owned business and public agencies; utilities (gas, energy, waste, water, transport); health care and pharmaceutical law; administrative law disputes.
Contact: Filippo Brunetti
Tel:+39 02 72157 625
Email: [email protected]

2 Partners; based in Milan, Rome
Employment law (employment contracts, collective bargaining agreements, stock options and other incentive schemes); social security law; employment litigation.
Contact: Emanuele Barberis
Tel: +39 02 72157 448
Email: [email protected]

IP, TMT & Data Protection:
1 Partner; based in Milan, Rome Telecommunications; media, IP, IT, data protection.
Contact: Gilberto Nava
Tel: +39 06 46622 719
Email: [email protected]

White Collar Crime and Business Integrity
1 Partner; based in Rome, Milan
Litigation and out of court assistance.
Francesco D’Alessandro
Tel: +39 02 72157 676
Email: [email protected]

Wealth Management:
9 Partners; based in Milan, Rome
Estate planning; traditional and specialist fiduciary and trustee services; management, planning and deployment of family wealth, including artworks; intra-generational transfers of family businesses or community benefit activities; use of natural and international wills, mandates, policies and trusts.
Contact: Giovanni Cristofaro
Tel: +39 06 46622 708
Email: [email protected]