Basic facts about the department
- 5 partners
- 21 other qualified lawyers
- Office locations: Milan and Turin
What the team is known for Highly regarded dispute resolution team with expertise in a variety of matters including real estate, corporate, banking and securities litigation. Also skilled in arbitrations. Often handles issues involving the food, luxury and telecommunications industries.
Strengths One pleased client says: "The team is very professional, well organised, completely dedicated to the client, reliable and trustworthy."
Work highlights Advised Intesa Sanpaolo on an action for annulment filed by Mr Rizzoli. Mr Rizzoli sought damages as a result of shares in his company being sold to investors.
Assisted UBI Banca with obtaining the annulment of a shareholders' meeting resolution.
Significant clients Basell Italia, Fiat, Finmasi, Ferretti Group, Seat Pagine Gialle.
Alessandro Pedersoli has a wealth of experience in both litigation and arbitration. He is skilled in securities, corporate and civil litigation. One impressed client praises his "calm and calculated understanding of very difficult matters due to his long legal experience."
Sources note that Andrea Magliani "is able to explain the most complicated legal issues in a very accessible way." He has expertise in a range of matters including contract, insolvency, corporate and commercial disputes.
Eugenio Barcellona is described as "very efficient, always available, practical and very business-oriented." He has particular expertise in handling litigations related to corporate law.
Filippo Casò has wide-ranging experience encompassing contract, corporate and commercial disputes. He recently advised an Italian industrial professional on a claim for damages brought by a multinational utilities group.
Carlo Pedersoli has a versatile practice encompassing disputes relating to M&A, commercial law and joint ventures. He often advises clients on issues arising from family-owned businesses as well as those concerning the banking sector. One impressed source says: "Carlo is not only a technically highly competent lawyer but also very commercial. I have always found him to be very attentive, approachable and an excellent listener." Another praises his ability to "put himself in the client's shoes."