10 July 2017
The Italian legal magazine LegalCommunity has named Latham & Watkins “Private Equity Firm of the Year” at its 2017 Corporate M&A Awards. Latham was recognized for handling major private equity transactions involving both Italian and international entities during the past year. In particular, LegalCommunity noted that Latham has continued to expand while serving an influential client base.
LegalCommunity’s annual Corporate M&A Awards program recognizes law firms located in Italy that have performed exemplary corporate work. LegalCommunity selects honorees based on a variety of criteria, including the volume and value of successfully executed transactions, as well as demonstrated legal skills, business knowledge, and commitment to client service. The publication also recently named Latham’s Italian banking team as “Best Practice: Acquisition Finance.”
(From left to right) Filippo Benintendi, Giovanni Spedicato, Giorgia Lugli, Stefano Sciolla (holding the prize), Andrea Stincardini, Cesare Milani, Giancarlo D’Ambrosio, Cataldo Piccarreta, Silvia Milanese