Partners

Carlo Alberto Giovanardi

Managing partner

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"extremely experienced, helpful, demonstrates a good understanding of financial matters and is easy to work with."

  • Practice areas
    Special situations, credit and financial intermediation, corporate distress and insolvency, structured finance, banking and commercial litigation.
  • Languages: italian, english
  • E-Mail: giovanardi@giovanardilex.it

Publications and conventions

He graduated cum laude (highest honours) in Law from Università Statale di Milano in 1982. He was Instructing Officer at the Alpine Military School of Aosta in 1983.

He obtained a Ph.D. in Civil Procedure Law in 1987. He cooperated as teaching assistant  with the Department of Civil Procedure Law of Università Statale di Milano from 1984 to 1992.

He was admitted to the Bar in 1985 and is a member of Milan Bar Association; in 1998 he became member of the Special Register for the Superior Courts.

Carlo Alberto Giovanardi’s practice through the years has focused on commercial, banking, financial intermediation (factoring, securitization, leasing), insolvency, corporate distress and special situations.

In the above sectors he has gained great experience as legal advisor (project financing and general financing, structured finance, servicing, debt restructuring, restructuring agreements in corporate distress situations in Court and out of Court and M&A), in litigation (banking, factoring, leasing, commercial, claw back and liability actions, regulatory and credit bureau of Bank of Italy issues), credit protection and enhancement (ordinary, on movable assets, on real estates, special, before civil courts, before bankruptcy courts, towards public administrations).

He has contributed many scientific articles on legal journals (Giurisprudenza Italiana, Rivista di Diritto Civile, Diritto e Pratica del Lavoro), and has been a speaker in several conventions and workshops on structured finance, securitization, insolvency, debt restructuring, corporate distress, bankruptcy proceedings, credit activity (Università di Bergamo, Ambrosetti, Paradigma, Synergia, Organismo di Ricerca Giuridica Economica, Istituto Curatori Fallimentari, ODCEC Bergamo, ODCEC Parma, ODCEC Chiavari, Convenia, E&Y, G Formazione and others); he has conducted training sessions for Italian and foreign Banks and financial intermediaries on structured finance, securitization, liability in the credit sector, corporate distress, insolvency, debt restructuring, regulation and surveillance on restructuring.