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Nicolò Bastianini
Carnelutti

Corporate & Commercial 
Mergers & Acquisitions 
Media, Sports & Entertainment 
Luxury & Fashion 

nicolo@bastianinicarnelutti.com

Dorothy
De Rubeis

Banking & Financial 
Debt restructuring 
Sports law

d.derubeis@bastianinicarnelutti.com

Antonio
Franchi

Civil, Corporate & Commercial, M&A 
Real Estate 
Banking & Financial 
Litigation, Arbitration & Conciliation 

a.franchi@bastianinicarnelutti.com

Alberto Manzini

Corporate & Commercial, Civil 
Litigation, Arbitration & Conciliation 
Mergers & Aquisitions 
Industrial 

a.manzini@bastianinicarnelutti.com

Alessandra Massolo

Litigation, Arbitration & Conciliation 
Civil 
Corporate & Commercial 
Mergers & Aquisitions 

a.massolo@bastianinicarnelutti.com

Of Counsel​

Paolo Gaggero

Civil 
Corporate & Commercial 
Banking & Financial 
Insurance 

p.gaggero@bastianinicarnelutti.com

Gaudiana Giusti

Corporate 
Commercial 
Finance and banking

g.giusti@bastianinicarnelutti.com

Practicing Lawyers

Matilde Galli

Civil 
Corporate and Commercial 
Litigation, Arbitration & Conciliation 

m.galli@bastianinicarnelutti.com

Nicolò Bastianini Carnelutti

Corporate and Commercial law
Mergers and Acquisitions 
Media, Sports & Entertainment 
Luxury & Fashion 

nicolo@bastianinicarnelutti.com

Nicolò Bastianini Carnelutti, who is the nephew of Francesco Carnelutti (1879-1965) and a former partner of prime international Law Firms is the founder of the law firm Bastianini Carnelutti.

EXPERTISE AND BACKGROUND
Nicolo’ advises leading Italian and international clients on Corporate – M&A matters and his practice focuses on company and corporate law, international transactions, joint ventures, corporate governance, compliance and contract law corporate finance, general corporate law and commercial contracts.
He has assisted many domestic and international industrial, financial and commercial companies.
He also specializes in the fields of media, sports, entertainment and telecommunications as well as fashion and luxury, and he advises several of the major international and European players in these industries such as leading media companies, television broadcasters and producers, internet and mobile telecom operators, sports organizers and show business talents as well as important fashion designers.
His practice touches many sectors of the world of sport and entertainment such as negotiation and drafting of contracts, assistance in relations with agents, management of exploitation of image rights, drafting and management of sponsorship and licensing agreements, and assistance in the fields of music and television rights.
Nicolò was the Head of Legal and Corporate Affairs for the Italia ’90 FIFA World Cup Organizing Committee.

RANKING AND BACKGROUND

Nicolò has been recommended as a corporate lawyer by Best Lawyers 2018.
He won the TopLegal Industry Awards 2017 as Best Italian Media Lawyer and is recognized as a leading lawyer in the most important international legal guides such as Chambers, Legal 500 and Euromoney.

QUALIFICATIONS

Member of the Italian Bar.
Law degree from the University of Turin.
Foreign languages: English, French and Spanish.

Dorothy De Rubeis

Banking & Financial 
Debt restructuring 
Sports law 

d.derubeis@bastianinicarnelutti.com

EXPERTISE AND BACKGROUND
Dorothy de Rubeis is a business lawyer specialized in Banking and Finance, with particularly extensive experience in structured finance and financing transactions.
She advises main Italian and international financial institutions and companies in a wide range of financial transactions and in particular, financing transactions, syndicated and non-syndicated, structured, corporate finance transactions, asset finance, real estate, project finance, assisting both lenders and borrowers, as well as debt restructuring and bond issues on domestic and international markets.
Dorothy also deals with sports law.

QUALIFICATIONS

Member of the Italian Bar.
Law degree from the University of Bologna.
Foreign languages: English and French.

Antonio Franchi

Civil law, Corporate and Commercial law, Mergers and Acquisitions 
Real Estate 
Banking & Financial 
Litigation, Arbitration and Conciliation 

a.franchi@bastianinicarnelutti.com

EXPERTISE AND BACKGROUND
He worked for major Italian and International law firms (such as Carnelutti, Santa Maria and Allen & Overy) and experienced significant domestic and International M&A transactions and other extraordinary operations, and Corporate Governance matters, especially on directors’ liability.
He has carried out a research program on Corporate Governance at the Law and Economics Department of Bank of Italy in 2003 and was an adjunct professor of Insurance Law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Milano-Bicocca from 2007 to 2010.
He is author of books and essays in civil and commercial law.

PUBLICATIONS
  1. “Codice delle Assicurazioni“, in Codice delle Leggi Civili Speciali annotato con la giurisprudenza, Nel Diritto Editore, 2018 in Collana I Codici Superiori diretta da Guido Alpa a Roberto Garofoli
  2. “L’opzione di vendita put e la manleva del nuovo socio dalle conseguenze negative dell’investimento in società”, in www.societapiu.it, November 6, 2018  http://societapiu.it/articoli/giurisprudenza-commentata/l-opzione-di-vendita-put-e-la-manleva-del-nuovo-socio-dalle
  3. “I doveri di vigilanza del collegio sindacale di società di diritto comune e di società bancarie”, in www.ilsocietario.it, July 31, 2018  http://ilsocietario.it/articoli/giurisprudenza-commentata/i-doveri-di-vigilanza-del-collegio-sindacale-di-societ-di-diritto
  4. “La responsabilità egli amministratori non esecutivi di società di diritto comune e di società bancarie”, in www.ilsocietario.it, June 29, 2018 http://il societario.it/articoli/giurisprudenza-commentata/la-responsabilit-degli-amministratori-non-esecutivi-di-societ-di
  5. “Manleva verso gli amministratori”, in Bussola, www.ilsocietario.it, April 27, 2018
  6.  http://ilsocietario.it/bussola/manleva-verso-gli-amministratori
  7. “Responsabilità degli amministratori e rilevanza causale della condotta del singolo socio o del terzo”, in www.ilsocietario.it, November 27, 2017
  8.  http://ilsocietario.it/articoli/giurisprudenza-commentata/responsabilit-degli-amministratori-e-rilevanza-causale-della
  9. “Responsabilità di amministratori e sindaci di una banca per concessione di credito”, in www.ilsocietario.it, August 9, 2017 
  10. https://ilsocietario.it/articoli/giurisprudenza-commentata/responsabilit-di-amministratori-e-sindaci-di-una-banca
  11. “La responsabilità degli amministratori in caso di riduzione del capitale al di sotto del minimo legale”, in www.ilsocietario.it, March 20, 2017 
  12. https://ilsocietario.it/articoli/giurisprudenza-commentata/la-responsabilit-degli-amministratori-caso-di-riduzione-del
  13. “Legittimazione del liquidatore all’azione di responsabilità verso gli amministratori di società in concordato liquidatorio”, in www.ilsocietario.it, January 16, 2017 
  14. http://ilsocietario.it/articoli/giurisprudenza-commentata/legittimazione-del-liquidatore-all-azione-di-responsabilit-verso
  15. “Riflessioni sulla manleva”, in Contratto e Impresa no. 1, 2017
  16. Commento degli articoli 161-162 e 184 del Codice delle Assicurazioni Private, nel Codice dei Contratti commentato, a cura di Guido Alpa e Vincenzo Mariconda, Wolters Kluwer, 2017
  17. “La responsabilità della banca per aggravamento del dissesto della società sovvenuta”, in www.ilsocietario.it, September 26, 2016
  18.  https://ilsocietario.it/articoli/giurisprudenza-commentata/la-responsabilit-della-banca-aggravamento-del-dissesto-della
  19. “Developments and Critical Issues of Corporate Governance in Italy”, in www.lawyerIssue.com, May 30, 2016
  20.  http://www.lawyerissue.com/developments-and-critical-issues-of-corporate-governance-in-italy/
  21. “Amministratori: limiti al principio dell’insindacabilità delle scelte di gestione”, in www.ilsocietario.it, April 15, 2016
  22.  https://ilsocietario.it/articoli/giurisprudenza-commentata/amministratori-e-limiti-allinsindacabilit-delle-scelte-di
  23. “Codice delle Assicurazioni”, Giuffrè, 2016, a cura di Alpa, Gaggero, Franchi
  24. “Codice delle Assicurazioni”, in Codice delle Leggi Civili Speciali annotato con la giurisprudenza, Nel Diritto Editore, 2016, in Collana I Codici Superiori diretta da Guido Alpa e Roberto Garofoli
  25. “Providing fir vakud hold harmless covenants in favor of directors in Italy”, in www.lawyerIssue.com, December 4, 2015
  26.  http://www.lawyerissue.com/providing-for-valid-hold-harmless-covenants-in-favor-of-directors-in-italy/
  27. “La responsabilità degli amministratori in caso di inadempimento contrattuale della società”, in www.ilsocietario.it, December 3, 2015
  28.  https://ilsocietario.it/articoli/giurisprudenza-commentata/responsabilit-degli-amministratori-inadempimento-della-societ
  29. “La responsabilità degli amministratori di S.p.A. e l’arbitrato; la rilevanza della condotta antigiuridica “per sé” degli amministratori di S.p.A.”, in www.ilsocietario.it, September 22, 2015
  30.  http://ilsocietario.it/articoli/giurisprudenza-commentata/la-responsabilit-degli-amministratori-di-spa-e-l-arbitrato-la
  31. “Codice delle Assicurazioni”, in Codice delle Leggi Civili Speciali annotato con la giurisprudenza, Nel Diritto Editore, 2015, in Collana I Codici Superiori diretta da Guido Alpa e Roberto Garofoli
  32. “La responsabilità degli amministratori di S.p.A. e gli strumenti di esonero da responsabilità”, Giuffrè, 2014
  33. “Codice delle Assicurazioni”, Giuffrè, 2013, a cura di Alpa, Gaggero, Franchi
  34. “La garanzia propria e impropria e la manleva”, in Foro Padano, 2010, Parte prima
  35. “Il contratto di manleva e la manleva verso gli amministratori”, in Contratto e Impresa n. 1, 2007
  36. “Codice delle Assicurazioni”, Giuffrè, 2007, a cura di Alpa, Gaggero, Franchi
  37. “La disciplina degli interessi degli amministratori delle società di capitali nel nuovo diritto societario”, in Previdenza complementare, assicurazioni, banche e società (Atti dei seminari tenuti nell’Auditorium della Cassa Forense in Roma, April 14, 2004 – June 30, 2004), Il Sole 24 Ore, 2006
  38. “La rinuncia all’azione sociale di responsabilità verso gli amministratori”, in Contratto e Impresa n. 2, 2005
  39. “Responsabilità della banca per concessione abusiva del credito”, in I Contratti n. 2, 2004
  40. “La responsabilità degli amministratori di S.p.A. nel nuovo diritto societario. I principi per una disciplina “europea” e i riflessi nell’ambito delle società bancarie”, Giuffrè, 2004
  41. “La responsabilità delle banche per concessione “abusiva” del credito”, in Casi scelti in tema di responsabilità civile, a cura di Alpa, Capilli, Putti, Cedam, 2004
  42. “La legittimità dei patti traslativi delle imposte”, in Corriere Tributario n. 27, 2003
  43. “La riforma del diritto societario e le nuove regole di governance delle società per azioni: i principi dettati a livello comunitario e le implicazioni sulle società bancarie”, in Vita Notarile n. 3, 2003
  44. ”La responsabilità delle banche per concessione “abusiva” del credito. (Tribunale di Foggia, May 6, 2002)”, in Diritto del commercio internazionale n. 2/3, 2003
  45. ”The scission of companies in Italian Law”, in Newsletter of the Mergers & Acquisition Commision della Union Internationale des Avocats, October, 2000
  46. “Riduzione del capitale e copertura delle perdite eccedenti il patrimonio netto”, in Diritto e Pratica Tributaria n. 5,1998
  47. “Rassegna di dottrina e giurisprudenza sulla prelazione convenzionale”, in Rivista del Notariato, n. 1/2, 1997
QUALIFICATIONS

Law degree with honors from the University of Siena in 1991.
Member of Italian Bar from 1996, registered in Milan.
Antonio has obtained an Academic Fellowship at the Faculty of Law of the University College of London in 1998 and has taken a Master Degree in Capital Markets Law at the University “Statale” of Milan in 2003.He has been admitted to appear before the Italian Supreme Court and other higher jurisdictions in 2010.

Alberto Manzini

Corporate and Commercial law, Civil law
Litigation, Arbitration and Conciliation 
Mergers and Acquisitions 
Industrial law

a.manzini@bastianinicarnelutti.com

EXPERTISE AND BACKGROUND
Alberto Manzini is a lawyer who operates in the areas of Civil Law, Commercial and Company Law, Corporate-M&A, Litigation and Arbitration. He has gained an important professional expertise working in some of the most famous Italian Law Firm such as Jaeger Law Firm, Libonati – Jaeger Law Firm and Pavesi Gitti Law Firm for nearly 20 years.
Alberto’s expertise encompasses all the areas of Law related to enterprises.
With reference to the expertise gained as a Litigator, Alberto has acted as an advisor and attorney at law in many trials in front of the Courts and Superior Courts in Italy and in Arbitration proceedings as well, dealing with legal matters concerning companies and legal persons (i.e. Company Law; Contract Law; Bankruptcy Law, Competition Law, Banking and Financial Law, Intellectual Property Law).
He has also developed an important expertise with reference to M&A transactions and regularly provides legal advisory to companies and group of companies.
Alberto is author of books and comments related to Company and Commercial Law.

PUBLICATIONS
  1. Co-autor of the book “Il Manuale delle Acquisizioni di Impresa” Edizioni Il Sole 24 Ore, 2003.
  2. Co-autor of the book “Le Offerte Pubbliche di acquisto” Edizioni Il Sole 24 Ore, 2000.
QUALIFICATIONS

Law degree cum laude from the University “Statale” of Milan.
Member of Bar Association from 1996
From 2015 he is admitted to appear before the Court of Cassation and other higher jurisdictions. 
Foreign languages: English.

Alessandra Massolo

Litigation, Arbitration and Conciliation 
Civil law
Corporate and Commercial law
Mergers and Acquisitions

a.massolo@bastianinicarnelutti.com

EXPERTISE AND BACKGROUND
Alessandra Massolo assists Italian and multinational companies both before ordinary courts and in arbitral proceedings, in civil, corporate, commercial areas and in the field of insurance and energy financial products. 
She has also developed a specific experience in the field of product liability litigation in the medical device market.
Prior to joining the Firm, she collaborated with leading Italian law firms including Carnelutti, Jenny lawyers and Traverso & Associati.

QUALIFICATIONS

Law degree in 1998 from University ”Statale” of Milan.
Member of Milan Bar Association from 2001. 
Foreign languages: English and German.

Paolo Gaggero

Civil law
Corporate and Commercial law
Banking and Financial 
Insurance law

p.gaggero@bastianinicarnelutti.com

EXPERTISE AND BACKGROUND
Paolo Gaggero provides advice and assistance, either in litigation and business, in law of contracts, commercial, banking, capital markets and insurance. He is also devoted to arbitration.

QUALIFICATIONS

Law degree cum laude from the University of Genoa in 1991.
He is member of Geona Bar.
He is admitted to appear before the Italian Supreme Court.
Paolo is an associate professor of Private Law at the Department of Law of the University of Milano-Bicocca.
He is a member of United Kingdom Association for European Law, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Associazione Italiana di Diritto Comparato e dei Civilisti italiani and Associazione per lo studio del diritto civile.
He is a lecturer at workshops and has pub.
He became Doctor (Ph. D) in Financial Markets Law.

Gaudiana Giusti

Corporate and Commercial law
Finance and banking

g.giusti@bastianinicarnelutti.com

EXPERTISE AND BACKGROUND
Gaudiana Giusti is an experienced counsel and her practice concentrates on commercial, corporate, financial and banking law, with a specific focus on extraordinary finance transactions, and banking and financial intermediation.
She has also gained a significant experience on Corporate Governance matters, compliance, risk management, fintech and digital transformation.
A former partner in primary law firms, and then General Counsel of important banking insitutions, she also serves as independent director in the boards of major listed companies.

QUALIFICATIONS

Law degree (maxima cum laude) from the University of Pisa.
Licence speciale en droit européen (with honours) from the Université Libre de Bruxelles.
ABI and Assogestioni Induction for directors and auditors of financial institutions and listed companies.
Foreign languages: English and French.

Matilde Galli

Civil law
Corporate and Commercial law
Litigation, Arbitration and Conciliation 

m.galli@bastianinicarnelutti.com

EXPERTISE AND BACKGROUND
Matilde Galli advises and assists, in court and in arbitral proceedings in the field of civil, commercial and corporate law.
Before joining the Firm, she collaborated in another Italian Law Firm.

QUALIFICATIONS

Law in degree in 2017 from the University of Milan.
Practicing Lawyer.
Foreign languages: English, Spanish and German.

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