Small and medium sized enterprises and family businesses dominate the Italian economic landscape. The high quality of niche and luxury “made in Italy” products, and the strong potential of its market, have ignited the interest of foreign investors. After a long economic downturn, the country has regained international credibility, creating opportunities for independent law firms.

Leading independent law firms

Despite a wide presence of Anglo-Saxons law firms, the market remains dominated by local independent firms, who have been witnessing a booming in corporate work. Italian firms are emerging from their sheltered market and are now seeking to strengthen their international presence, in order to support their clients’ global exposure.

Filippo Troisi, senior founding partner at Legance, details the key factors that have contributed to the rapid growth of the Italian firm, recounting the success of an independent law firm that aimed to become a recognized institution in the Italian legal market.

Filippo Troisi, senior and founding partner, Legance

Filippo Troisi, senior founding partner at Legance, details the key factors that have contributed to the rapid growth of the Italian firm, recounting the success of an independent law firm that aimed to become a recognized institution in the Italian...

06-01-2016

The independent Italian law firm specialized in corporate, insolvency and fiscal issues strengthens its capabilities with the arrival of Luca Giancola, as partner in charge of the tax department.

Loconte & Partners appoints a new partner

The independent Italian law firm specialized in corporate, insolvency and fiscal issues strengthens its capabilities with the arrival of Luca Giancola, as partner in charge of the tax department.

24-03-2016

Federico Sutti is not only the Managing Partner of Dentons in Italy but also the architect of the firm’s launch in the country. His mission? To build a full-service law firm that will be able to measure up to the quality standard of the largest law firms in the world and compete with the top players in the market. Eight months after the launch of the first Italian office we met with Federico Sutti in Milan and discussed his vision for the future of the Italian market.

Federico Sutti (Managing Partner, Dentons): “An international outlook mixed with a strong local presence is a winning strategy”

Federico Sutti is not only the Managing Partner of Dentons in Italy but also the architect of the firm’s launch in the country. His mission? To build a full-service law firm that will be able to measure up to the quality standard of the largest law f...

29-03-2017