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New Finance Partner for Interlaw’s Italian Firm

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Interlaw’s partner firm in Italy, De Berti Jacchia Franchini Forlani, has appointed leading finance and banking lawyer, Paolo Barbanti Silva, as partner in its Milan office.

Paolo, who is also a member of the New York Bar, has significant experience in capital markets, banking regulatory, private equity, debt restructuring, real estate investment and M&A, and has worked for the Bank of Italy as well as two other leading Italian law firms, where he regularly advised listed companies. 

Massimiliano Gazzo, tax partner at De Berti Jacchia, comments: “We are proud to be a full-service firm, so the appointment of Paolo strengthens our finance, capital markets and restructuring capabilities, allowing us to provide the best legal services to our clients."   Paolo Barbanti Silva comments: "I am thrilled to join a firm with such a prestigious history and to work with colleagues whose expertise in the fields of capital market law, financial regulation law and debt restructuring is widely recognized.”