Carlo Riso

Carlo is a corporate Lawyer specialized in M&A and extraordinary transactions (e.g. acquisition/purchase of companies and shares, leveraged buy out, merger, spin-off, business allocation, corporate reorganization, capital transaction). He supports companies, shareholders, managers and investors from the structuring of the deal until its closing.

He also gained broad experience in incorporation and structuring of innovative startups and in structuring and handling private equity transactions.

He assists both Italian and foreign clients in all the business phases: he deals with commercial contracts relating to the main industrial sectors and supports managers, directors and shareholders in structuring the corporate governance, also handling the activities connected to the ordinary corporate management and assisting the latter in enforcing their voice and exit rights. 

He has relevant experience in corporate litigation (both shareholders and company side) and with regard to the corporate group’s organization and liability Italian regulation.

Published articles in “Il Quotidiano Giuridico” (Walters Kluwer):

Stalli decisionali nelle societàcosa sono e come superarli. Un approccio pratico

La clausola di prelazione è sempre in grado di raggiungere l’obiettivo sperato dai soci?”

Rinuncia all’azione di responsabilità e patti di manlevaprassi commerciale e giurisprudenza non sempre allineate

Quanto la disciplina della responsabilità da direzione e coordinamento rischia di coinvolgere (rectius travolgerele società di gestione del risparmio?“


Education: Master’s degree in Law, University of Reggio Calabria; Master’s degree in Economics and Corporate Law, University of Pavia; Master’s degree in Law Sole24Ore, post graduated course in Corporate Law; specialization course in corporate law, University of Milan

Languages: English, Italian native speaker

Role: Manager

Qualification: Lawyer

Email: carlo.riso@it.Andersen.com

Office: Milan