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Squire Patton Boggs

Milan, IT

Our experienced team offers extensive cross-border disputes and corporate transactional credentials, with a particular focus on the energy, infrastructure, pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors.Having been involved in Italy matters for decades, the recent opening of our office now allows us to build on this experience and our connections, to create a market-leading Italy practice that is fully integrated into the firm.Working closely with colleagues worldwide, we provide full-service legal counsel to inward investors into Italy and support Italian clients on transactions outside the country.We advise on general corporate and finance matters, including establishing subsidiaries in Italy and complying with Italian corporate regulations, as well as on issues relating to mergers and acquisitions, labor and employment, real estate, competition, intellectual property, tax and administrative law.Heavily involved in energy law matters within the oil and gas sector, we frequently counsel clients on cross-border energy transactions before the Italian and EU energy regulatory authorities, and assist in the structuring and negotiation of contracts for the transportation and distribution of natural gas.Through our work on significant transactions, disputes and projects in the oil and gas and renewables sector, we have strong connections with national oil companies, and have acted on behalf of clients in numerous significant international arbitrations worldwide, handling disputes under the rules of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL).In addition, we have significant experience in the negotiation and drafting of commercial contracts in the real estate, distribution and corporate restructuring sectors, among others.We regularly advise clients on cross-border mergers and acquisitions, and represent funds and strategic investors in private equity transactions, corporate restructurings and foreign investments, as well as acting for Italian and international clients on antitrust matters.Other broader sector experience includes industrial products, public utilities, construction, defense, and transportation and logistics.

Area Sustainability Item Deadline Validation
E Adoption and concrete implementation of a policy for minimal use of paper/printing 18/05/2023
E Adoption and concrete implementation of a plastic-free policy 18/05/2023
E Adoption and concrete implementation of energy saving programmes and preferably for renewable energy sources at various levels (policy for reducing energy consumption, LEED certification for the Firm's office(s), purchase of "green" goods and services, etc.). 18/05/2023
E Adoption and concrete implementation of a policy promoting sustainable mobility of people working in the firm, with consequent reduction of CO2 emissions 18/05/2023
S Adoption and concrete implementation of a policy pursuing gender equality and inclusion. Evidence of the results achieved should be provided (e.g. relevant percentage of female partners out of the total, presence of workers with disabilities) 18/05/2023
S Adoption and concrete implementation of a policy that foresees the development of young talents and the transparent regulation of career paths 18/05/2023
S Adoption and concrete implementation of a parenting Support policy 18/05/2023
S The firm's participation in pro bono initiatives / support for non-profit organizations / annual donations and similar activities 18/05/2023
S Adoption and concrete implementation of policies that promotes a “work-life balance” 18/05/2023
G Adoption and concrete implementation of a policy that foresees - as an annex to the professional notices - an analytical detail of the professional services carried out in favour of the client 18/05/2023
G Adoption and concrete implementation of a policy to protect the security and confidentiality of data and information, including that of clients, in compliance with applicable regulations and best practices 18/05/2023
G Adoption and concrete implementation of a policy for the prevention of conflicts of interest 18/05/2023

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