“Portolano Cavallo’s ‘depth of expertise in the TMT sector is unlike that of any other firm in the market’, according to some clients. Its wide-ranging client base includes major operators in the TV, cinema, software, publishing and automotive sectors. A ‘strong communication style and professionalism’ are hallmarks of the practice, which is strong in corporate, regulatory, litigation, IP and data protection. Ernesto Apa, Francesco Portolano and Laura Liguori are joint heads of team. Manuela Cavallo is also highly recommended. Barbara Corsetti, Tommaso Foco and Lydia Mendola made partner in January 2018. Of counsel Giulio Novellini, who specialises in privacy, data protection and telecoms work, joined from Jones Day in April 2018.’”.
Ernesto Apa, Laura Liguori and Francesco Portolano are listed in elite “Leading individuals” list for TMT area.
The firm has also been recommended in the following practice areas:
– Commercial, Corporate and M&A (Tier 6)
– Dispute resolution (Tier 5)
– Employment (Tier 4)
– EU and competition (Tier 5)
- Next Generation Lawyers: Marco Blei, Elisa Stefanini
- Next Generation Lawyers: Lydia Mendola
– IP: Copyright (Tier 2)
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