Posts tagged "Mergers and Acquisitions – Private Equity"

Avv. Alessandro Bellofiore Briottone

November 22nd, 2018 Posted by Legal, team 0 thoughts on “Avv. Alessandro Bellofiore Briottone

Alessandro, a founding parter of BSVA, advises corporate clients and individuals in the following areas: contracts, M&A, innovative start-ups, management of financial crises, with particular reference to restructurings and compositions with creditors, commercial and corporate litigation, national and international arbitration. He also advises primary Milan-based law firms in connection with in-court and out-of-court litigation matters.

Alessandro’s clients’ main business sectors are logistics, road and rail transport, real estate, franchising in fashion and restaurant sectors, energy and alternative energy sources.

He has authored articles on antitrust and e-commerce and has collaborated, as expert advisor, with the Il Sole 24 Ore group.

After earning his high school diploma at the Alessandro Manzoni Classical High School of Milan, he earned his law degree with honors from the University of Parma in 1991. He has been a practicing attorney since 1996, and has been admitted before the Supreme Court of Cassation Bar since 2010.

Alessandro is fluent in English.

Avv. Marco Lantelme

November 24th, 2018 Posted by Legal, team 0 thoughts on “Avv. Marco Lantelme

Marco Lantelme. Italian avvocato admitted to the Court of Cassation. He is also an English qualified non-practising solicitor. Partner of BSVA Studio Legale Associato, heads the banking & finance department of the Firm. His practice focuses mainly on banking, finance, restructuring, financial regulations, capital markets, securities, structured finance and securitisation, corporate law, M&A, corporate governance, insurance law, bankruptcy and litigation.

He has handled transactions for an aggregate value in excess of €75 billion, often drafting all related documents. He has been working in these areas of practice for over twenty-five years. He assists and has assisted leading Italian and international banking groups, industrial companies and groups in tens of financial, banking, corporate and restructuring deals.

He assists clients in managing relations with regulatory authorities, such as, the Bank of Italy, Consob (the Italian securities and exchange commission), IVASS (the Italian insurance supervisory authority), the Italian Stock Exchange-Borsa Italiana, the Italian Ministry of the Economy and Finance, the Italian Minister of Economic Development and the ECB.

He is reported as an expert in banking and finance law by Legalcommunity and several other publications. He is the Italian correspondent for an international law journal in banking and finance. He assists leading law firms. He is also been a contributor to national and international legal publications and a speaker at conferences and seminars in Italy and abroad. He is a member of the board of directors for an insurance company, part of a leading international listed group. Part of AmCham Insurance committee for Italy.

Partner of a law firm continuously since 2004. He has been a partner in a historic Italian law firm for eight years and he has worked for more than fifteen years – five of these as a partner- in three of the top five UK international law firms, working both in Milan and in the City of London.

He has a perfect command of English.


Events and Publications


  • American Chamber of Commerce in Italy – AmCham – Estratto dallo Yearbook 2018, Gruppo di lavoro Insurance
  • Intervista all’Avvocato Marco Lantelme sul Patto Marciano su Il Sole 24 Ore – Plus24 del 7.4.2018
  • Intervista all’Avvocato Marco Lantelme sulla normativa sulle crisi aziendali in Articolo su Milano Finanza del 17.3.2018
  • Articolo, ‘PIR: Individual Saving Plans’, (2017) 32 J.I.B.L.R. – Journal of International Banking Law and Regulation, Issue 8, Thomson Reuters and Contributors, p.372.
  • Initial Public Offerings 2018 | Italy” – GLI Global Legal Insights
  • Quotarsi in Borsa per una società è necessario?“, MeliusForm Business School, Video LinkedIn
  • “IPOs and take over bids – purchase of listed companies”, Milan, February 2019, seminar
  • “Integrating Pensions”, Rome, March 2017
  • “IPO and OPA”, Milan, MELIUS form, July 2016, seminar
  • Speaker at a conference organsied by Synergia on New Governance Rules and Intervention Powers of the Banking Authority (D. Lgs. 72/2015)’, Milan, October 2015
  • Speaker at a conference organised by ANIA (Italian issuers representative) and AmCham on “costs and benefits for the regulation of the Italian insurance sector, Rome, ANIA, July 2014
  • The Italian Self-Regulatory Code for Listed Companies” (2013) London, J.I.B.L.R., Issue 1.

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Mauro Creatini

Dott. Mauro Creatini
Of Counsel

June 13th, 2019 Posted by Corporate & Tax, team 0 thoughts on “Dott. Mauro Creatini
Of Counsel”
Mauro Creatini

Mauro è Of Counsel di BSVA. Si occupa di consulenza aziendale per operazioni di finanza straordinaria (Fusioni & Acquisizioni, ricerca di investitori istituzionali e private equity, fund raising per start-up) sia a supporto alle funzioni di Direzione e Pianificazione Finanziaria e Strategica.
E’ stato dirigente di primarie banche d’affari nazionali, occupandosi di Private Equity, Fusioni&Acquisizioni e Capital Markets per poi passare alla Direzione Finanza e Pianificazione di gruppi industriali, prevalentemente nei settori medicale ed high-tech, in alcuni casi con nomina nel CdA.

Si è laureato con lode all’Università Luigi Bocconi di Milano nel 1990.

Mauro parla fluentemente in inglese e francese.

Avv. Monica Zancan
Of Counsel

November 29th, 2018 Posted by Legal, team 0 thoughts on “Avv. Monica Zancan
Of Counsel”

Monica earned her law degree from the University of Milan and has practiced as an attorney since 1997. She has practiced with firms operating in international networks and, in particular, the KPMG Network, for which she was partner and consultant [until 2016]. Since 2013, she has collaborated with BSVA.

Monica is specialized in anti-money laundering laws and regulations [and advises clients on prevention measures]. She advises various types of clients, inclulding through participation in consultation processes at the national and international levels. She is a consultant and member of the Anti-Money Laundering Research Group of Assirevi (Associazione Italiana Revisori Contabili – Italian Association of Certified Auditors). In the compliance area, Monica has also handled several matters concerning privacy, anti-corruption, administrative liability of entities, regulatory oversight of the insurance sector.

Monica has extensive experience in contractual matters, with particular reference to international contracts, in the context of extraordinary transactions (acquisitions, due diligence) and day-to-day business operations, with a particular focus on intellectual property law.

She has expertise not only in the above-mentioned specialties, but also in traditional areas such as providing support in the context of litigation, particularing in matters involving international issues pertaining to intellectual property.

Monica is a Professor of Contracts (since academic year 2009/2010), International Business Law (Second Part), MIBE (Master in International Business and Entrepreneurship), Economics Department, University of Pavia.

She has been guest speaker at conferences on corporate law and acquisitions, in Italy and France, and at training courses on anti-money laundering, [also in collaboration with professional guilds and associations]; she hass directed, as scientific director, the preparation of e-learning curses on anti-money lauondering and anti-terrorism.

Monica is fluent in English and French; she also speaks conversational Spanish.


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Avv. Silvia Cerri

December 2nd, 2018 Posted by Legal, team 0 thoughts on “Avv. Silvia Cerri

Silvia regularly assists Italian and foreign clients, providing legal advice on civil, corporate and commercial law matters.

She has an extensive expertise in M&A and extrajudicial matters, dealing with the negotiation, drafting and review of a broad range of contracts, and she assists national and international companies with general company issues. She advises also both on litigation and ADR matters.

Silvia is member of the Firm since 2018. Before joining BSVA, she worked for an Italian law firm in Milan.

She earned her law degree from the Catholic University of Milan with specialization in International Law and drafting of the final dissertation in Public Comparative law, and has been admitted to the Milan Bar.

She speaks English fluently.

Avv. Cecilia Pepe

Dott.ssa Cecilia Pepe

September 25th, 2019 Posted by Legal, team 0 thoughts on “Dott.ssa Cecilia Pepe
Avv. Cecilia Pepe

Cecilia dal 2019 collabora con lo studio BSVA dove, forte dell’esperienza e duttilità intellettuale maturata durante le precedenti collaborazioni, svolge la propria attività sia negli ambiti Corporate, Capital Market, Private Equity, sia nell’ambito del Diritto della famiglia e dei minori, nonché del contenzioso civile.


In passato ha maturato una significativa esperienza anche nel settore del contenzioso assicurativo e ha coadiuvato la difesa in numerose cause risarcitorie di natura sia contrattuale che extracontrattuale.

Nel 2015 Ha conseguito la laurea magistrale in giurisprudenza a pieni voti presso l’Università degli studi di Milano e, tra il 2017 e 2018 ha frequentato l’Executive Master in Avvocato d’Affari presso la Meliusform Business School.

Sempre nel 2017 ha ottenuto l’abilitazione al patrocinio sostitutivo.

Cecilia parla e scrive fluentemente in inglese.


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