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Clemente Perrone Da Zara

Of Counsel

Clemente Perrone Da Zara
Clemente joined Portolano Cavallo in October 2017.

He assists Italian and foreign clients in commercial and corporate disputes, including arbitration, as well as insolvency and restructuring related proceedings.

Clemente has worked in-house with top Italian industrial players: from 2004 to 2006, he was Deputy General Counsel – Litigation for Parmalat’s special administration, led by Dr. Enrico Bondi. In 2007, Clemente was in-house for Impregilo supervising all legal aspects of the winding-up of the bad company Imprepar S.r.l.

Before joining Portolano Cavallo, Clemente practiced with Professor Alberto Santa Maria and afterwards at BonelliErede. During such time he was seconded with a US merchant bank in London and with a multinational consumer goods company in Amsterdam.  At the end of 2007, he founded his own law firm in Milan and in December 2013 he became partner of CBM & Partners.

Clemente obtained his law degree cum laude in 1993 from Milan University, defending a dissertation in German Business Law for which he spent a study semester in the Goethe Universität in Frankfurt am Main (Germany).

He is member of compliance/audit committees of several companies.

Languages: Italian, German, English.

Clemente is member no. 2008006871 of the Milan Bar Association.



Milano: +39 02 722341

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