MERGER & ACQUISITION – PRIVATE EQUITY

The Firm offers an experienced assistance in extraordinary corporate transactions, including acquisition and disposal of equity interests and (portion of) businesses (including private equity deals), mergers, spin-off and corporate restructuring.

The Firm represents on a regular basis multinational companies, private equity funds, as well as commercial and investment banks, with respect to M&A and private equity transactions.
The Firm also supports clients in carrying out venture capital and leveraged/management buy-out transactions. Such legal assistance goes from due-diligence activities, through drafting of the contractual documentation related to the equity investment, to negotiations of the financing documents and the agreements with the concerned managers (including incentive and stock-option plans).

Moreover, the Firm advises on setting-up investment funds and investment companies and assists funds’ underwriters and managers. In particular, amongst its clients, the Firm counts several management company (so called “società di gestione del risparmio”) of closed-end funds, as well as Italian fiduciary and trust companies.


TRANSACTIONS

A list of the main M&A and private equity transactions in which the Firm and its lawyers acted as legal adviser can be requested to: segreteria@acsl.it.