Milan – LawFuel Legal Newswire Service – DLA Piper has appointed Paolo Zamberletti as a partner in its Italian Corporate practice. He joins DLA Piper from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer’s Milan office and will work closely with DLA Piper Corporate Location Head in Italy, Wolf Michael Kühne.
Paolo has over 11 years’ experience in Corporate M&A, joint ventures, and securities transactions, particularly in the energy and gas, financial, banking and real estate sectors. He advises Italian and international companies, and financial institutions on M&A and transactional work.
Federico Sutti, DLA Piper Regional Managing Partner in Italy, said: “Paolo is a brilliant young lawyer with a lot of potential. He has the right combination of skills and dedication the Corporate practice needs. Paolo’s character and personality make him a perfect match for the Italian team.”
Wolf Michael Kühne added: “The Italian Corporate practice is booming, more specifically mid market M&A. Paolo will add capacity to the team and will support the practice’s further expansion. I welcome Paolo to the team.”
Paolo holds a law degree in jurisprudence from the State University of Milan (1996) and a LLM from the New York University School of Law, New York (2002).