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News - 17 September 2012

The Lawyer Network is delighted to announce that Riccardo La Cognata of 'Di Ciommo La Cognata & Partners' has joined the Lawyer Network. Riccardo has joined the Lawyer Network as our exclusive Energy Law member in Italy.

Riccardo provides clients from Italy, countries within the European Union, and other foreign countries with legal assistance and consultancy regarding complex Energy & Natural Resources-related business operations and transactions that transpire across international boundaries and are subject to legal systems of multiple nations. Often, he combines legal expertise with business diplomacy consultancy thus helping clients in overtaking cultural barriers and finding non-conventional, effective and cost-efficient solutions tailored to the specific needs and problems for any domestic or transnational contexts. He also assists clients in complex litigations and arbitrations procedures also serving as arbitrator in both domestic and international arbitrations.

In detail, his activity encompasses

• Deal design and strategy: corporate structuring, establishment of new companies or local subsidiaries, merger or acquisitions of existing companies or lines of business, tax planning, assistance in the management of BoDs and shareholders’ meeting, drafting of minutes and structuring of proxies systems and of corporate templates.

• Business: assistance during business negotiations, drafting of MOUs, LoIs, contracts and negotiations thereof. Assistance in closings and supervision of execution and performance. Rendering of legal opinions. Implementation of contractual document templates.

• Public Tenders & Regulatory: assistance in the public tenders awarding process, relationships with regulatory bodies and authorities as well as within the frame of investigation procedures or infringement charges. Drafting of memoranda, claims etc.

• Disputes: assistance in ADR and arbitration proceedings, management of domestic litigations.

If you have a requirement in this area, please get in touch with Riccardo directly or with the Lawyer Network committee:

Riccardo's Profile

We welcome Riccardo to the network and look forward to working with him on future transactions.