For more than fifty years we have been one of the leading Italian law firms dealing with M&A and private equity, which have always been among the key focuses of our business.

Our clients range from international groups, Italian and international institutional investors and private equity funds to small and medium-sized enterprises.

We have market-leading experience in advising on complex cross border acquisitions and international joint ventures. Our recognized international expertise in the sector enables us to provide high value added service in investment transactions, whether carried out by Italian companies abroad or foreign companies in Italy.

The team’s advice and assistance covers all the typical phases of M&A transactions, from structuring to due diligence, to drafting and negotiating contract documentation, to fulfilling company and regulatory requirements, to closing and any post-closing obligations.

Our assistance also covers the entire range of extraordinary transactions, including:

  • Mergers, demergers, capital increases and contributions of assets
  • Acquisition and disposal of shares
  • Transfers of undertakings and transfers of business unit
  • Investment agreements and shareholders’ agreements
  • Joint ventures
  • Privatisations
  • Takeover bids, share-for-share offers.
Press Releases

11/07/2019 - Jones Day and Pavia e Ansaldo in the entry of Gulftech in ABL
18/07/2019 - Pavia e Ansaldo with IPCO for the acquisition of Extruworks
28/06/2019 - Pavia e Ansaldo with Mittel in the acquisition of Disegno Ceramica
26/06/2019 - Pavia e Ansaldo with Intesa Sanpaolo in the investment into Backtowork24
25/06/2019 - Pavia e Ansaldo for the mobility service ‘Popmove’
22/05/2019 - Pavia e Ansaldo in the acquisition of CSC Sartori by Tecno Pool
10/05/2019 - Pavia e Ansaldo with Albini & Pitigliani for the entry into the Spanish shipping market
08/05/2019 - Pavia e Ansaldo with Akos and Itago for Scame’s majority interest
06/05/2019 - Pavia e Ansaldo with HIG Europe in the acquisition of Cadicagroup, Bernini and Tessilgraf
15/04/2019 - Pavia e Ansaldo with Taroni RE in the acquisition of Canepa Holding
13/03/2019 - Pavia e Ansaldo and Orrick in the acquisition of International Chips by Surfaces
07/03/2019 - Pavia e Ansaldo and Shearman & Sterling in the operation Stocksolutions

21/12/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo with Xenon Private Equity in the acquisition of Panapesca Group
28/11/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo with Xenon Private Equity in the acquisition of the Emmeti group
22/11/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo with Threestones for the acquisition of the residence for the elderly Cambrils Suite
20/11/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo in the financing for the creation of Relife Group
29/10/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo and Accinni Cartolano in Ethica Global’s acquisition of a majority stake in GIA
28/09/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo with TMCI Padovan in the acquisition of Impiantinox
17/09/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo in the mandatory full takover bid on Mittel S.p.A.: the tender period starts today
14/09/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo and Clifford Chance in TUI’s acquisition of Musement
06/08/2018 - sedApta acquires Atomos FT
03/08/2018 - Gibson Dunn and Pavia e Ansaldo with Bosch for the sale of the business division ATW (Around The Wheel)
02/08/2018 - Lutech acquires ICTeam: legal counsels take the field
02/08/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo and BonelliErede in the acquisition of Bassi S.p.A. and SIMAS S.p.A. by Allied International
01/08/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo and PWC Tls in the acquisition of Guarto Guarnizioni by Armacell
17/07/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo and LCA for Project Co-Val S.p.A. in the mandatory full takeover bid on Mittel S.p.A.
21/06/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo and Pedersoli in the sale of Mea to Tecnomeccanica
04/06/2018 - All the advisors in the entry of iCON Infrastructure Partners IV in Eco Eridania S.p.A.
24/05/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo with Equilybra in the acquisition of Deko
16/05/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo and NCTM in the acquisition of Atlantic Stars by Alcedo
11/05/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo with Surfaces Technological Abrasives in Nocoat’s entry
10/05/2018 - All advisors in Fondo Italiano di Investimento’s exit from Brugola O.E.B. Industriale S.p.A.
02/05/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo assists Zoom Corporation in the acquisition of a majority stake in Mogar Music S.p.A. from the Monzino family
19/04/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo con Selettra per cambiare luce all’Italia
19/04/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo and Legalitax in Xenon Private Equity’s acquisition of a majority stake in Tecno Pool S.p.A.
19/03/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo and GTA in the transfer of various stakes from TBS Group S.p.A. to GPI S.p.A.
28/02/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo with Arcadia for the acquisition of Chiorino Technology
20/02/2018 - The firms involved in the acquisition Sun Hydraulics Corporation of Faster from Capvis
26/01/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo and Bird & Bird in the entry of Italglobal in Getmycar
19/01/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo with Jvc Kenwood for the acquisition of Radio Activity
12/01/2018 - Pavia e Ansaldo in Labomar’s reorganization

23/11/2017 - Pavia e Ansaldo, Vinge and Fieldfisher in WallVision’s acquisition of the group of Wall&Decò S.r.l. from the Benini family
09/10/2017 - Pavia e Ansaldo con Green Arrow nell’acquisizione di partecipazioni da SF Suntech Deutschland Gmbh
03/08/2017 - All Advisors Involved in the Acquisition of Bitolea Group
03/08/2017 - Pavia e Ansaldo with IPE in Valedo
19/07/2017 - All the law firms involved in the Isoclima transaction
17/07/2017 - BonelliErede and Pavia e Ansaldo in the sale of Surfaces Technological Abrasives to Astorg Partners
11/07/2017 - Pavia e Ansaldo with Fluidra for the acquisition of Agrisilos
26/06/2017 - Pavia e Ansaldo in the entry in Spain of Surfaces Technological Abrasives
23/06/2017 - Pavia e Ansaldo and Baldi & Partners in the signature of a purchase agremeent of Sigma Informatica
06/06/2017 - Pavia e Ansaldo with Bosch for the acquisition of Albertini
23/05/2017 - All legal counsel involved in the sale of Dentalpro to BC Partners
28/03/2017 - Eversheds Sutherland and Pavia e Ansaldo in the debut of the Eurocare fund of Threestones capital management
02/03/2017 - PAVIA e ANSALDO AND RÖDL & PARTNER WITH FEV FOR THE ACQUISITION OF STEA
27/02/2017 - PAVIA e ANSALDO, BIRD & BIRD, CHIOMENTI, PEDERSOLI AND CBA IN THE SALE OF OSPEDALE SAN GIUSEPPE
20/02/2017 - PAVIA e ANSALDO AND GATTI PAVESI BIANCHI IN THE TRANSFER OF MOTO.IT
14/02/2017 - PAVIA e ANSALDO AFFIANCA ITALGLOBAL PARTNERS NELL’ACQUISIZIONE DI IDEAL

23/12/2016 - PAVIA e ANSALDO FOR SURFACES IN THE PURCHASE OF ADI
20/12/2016 - PAVIA e ANSALDO AND RCC IN THE FINANCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN GPI GROUP AND TBS GROUP
05/09/2016 - Merger between GPI Spa and Capital For Progress 1 Spa
19/07/2016 - PAVIA E ANSALDO WITH SAICA FOR THE ACQUISITION OF CENTROPLAST
05/07/2016 - PAVIA E ANSALDO WITH BIO-TECHNE CORPORATION IN THE PURCHASE OF SPACE IMPORT-EXPORT Srl
27/06/2016 - PAVIA E ANSALDO WITH BANKS FOR PREZIOSI FOOD
06/05/2016 - SIMMONS & SIMMONS WITH IGI SGR IN THE PURCHASE OF BRACCHI Srl
28/04/2016 - PAVIA E ANSALDO FURTHER GROWS IN CORPORATE M&A
18/04/2016 - PAVIA E ANSALDO AND ORRICK IN THE PURCHASE OF OMP MONGIARDINO BY ALLIED GROUP
31/03/2016 - PAVIA E ANSALDO WITH KRONES AG FOR THE ACQUISITION OF SYSTEM LOGISTICS S.P.A. FROM SYSTEM GROUP
26/02/2016 - PEDERSOLI AND PAVIA E ANSALDO IN FINANCING FOR THE INTEGRATION OF FOUR LEADING IT COMPANIES
23/02/2016 - PAVIA e ANSALDO AND CHIOMENTI IN THE SALE OF PLANTS BY SOLEA TO JINKO

23/12/2015 - PAVIA e ANSALDO ASSISTS XENON IN THE ENTRY IN SURFACES TECHNOLOGICAL ABRASIVES
30/10/2015 - PAVIA e ANSALDO IN THE SALE OF SEGRALL TO ALIBABY
08/10/2015 - PAVIA e ANSALDO FOR THE DANIELI GROUP IN THE ACQUISITION OF FATA
01/10/2015 - NCTM AND PAVIA e ANSALDO IN THE PURCHASE OF DELTA TECH BY TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC.
29/09/2015 - BIANCOBESOZZI & ASSOCIATI JOINS PAVIA e ANSALDO
14/07/2015 - PAVIA e ANSALDO RENEWS THE OFFICES OF MANAGING PARTNER AND SENIOR PARTNER AND ADOPTS NEW GOVERNANCE
30/06/2015 - SIX NEW PARTNERS FOR PAVIA e ANSALDO
26/06/2015 - PAVIA e ANSALDO AND PIROLA PENNUTO ZEI & ASSOCIATI WITH TH REAL ESTATE IN THE ACQUISITION OF TWO PROPERTIES IN PADUA
18/06/2015 - PAVIA e ANSALDO IN THE GROUP REORGANIZATION OF NARA CAMICIE
02/04/2015 - WHITE & CASE, BONELLI EREDE PAPPALARDO AND PAVIA e ANSALDO IN THE GROWTH EQUITY INVESTMENT OF DENTALPRO GROUP
20/01/2015 - PAVIA e ANSALDO REPRESENTS THE TIZIANO COMPARTO VENERE FUND, MANAGED BY SORGENTE SGR, IN THE PURCHASE OF 4 FOTOVOLTAIC PLANTS
15/01/2015 - PAVIA e ANSALDO IN THE SALE OF A SECTOR OF BUSINESS OF MAURO BENEDETTI

05/09/2014 - PAVIA E ANSALDO IN THE SALE OF HISTORICAL ITALIAN ICE-CREAM PRODUCER ‰PALAZZO DEL FREDDO‰
30/07/2014 - PAVIA e ANSALDO AND DELOITTE IN THE SETTING UP OF A JOINT VENTURE BETWEEN SISMA AND TRUMPF
09/07/2014 - Pavia e Ansaldo with Vam Investments in the capital increase in Genny Mobility

11/12/2013 - PAVIA e ANSALDO WITH ALVIMEDICA FOR THE ACQUISITION OF CID
24/09/2013 - Pavia e Ansaldo represents Coop Lombardia in the acquisition of two supermarkets
29/03/2013 - PEDERSOLI E ASSOCIATI, NICOLETTI GARIBOLDI DI CASTRI E PAVIA e ANSALDO IN CLESSIDRA-BUCCELLATI TRANSACTION

Events

06/07/2017 - InvestireinSudafrica 2017 “Le Joint venture - fattibilità e complessità”

Articles

2017 - Private mergers and acquisitions in Italy: overview, in Practical Law, Thomson Reuters

2012 - Sezione italiana del “Country Q&A” in materia di offerte pubbliche di acquisto e scambio, in Practical Law Multi-jurisdictional Guide 2012/2013 - Mergers and Acquisitions, Pratical Law Company, 2012