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2007 Recognition.

Since its foundation in 2001, the firm has received several awards and recognitions from the sector publications Financial Times, Legal500, Who's Who Legal, Chambers Europe, etc.

These recognitions are based on research carried out by independent publications with clients and lawyers. Our firm does not finance or otherwise support this research in any way.

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TMT activity at this thriving Rome firm [Portolano Colella Cavallo Studio Legale] has developed out of its corporate practice. The standalone practice now encompasses media, entertainment and IT. Its typical workload includes corporate, commercial, regulatory and litigation. The team received enthusiastic praise form its clients. As one commented: “They are always ahead of the others. They speak the managers’ language and this helps us greatly in our work.” Chambers Europe 2007 – TMT Media

“Absolutely fantastic” Portolano Colella Cavallo Studio Legale has developed a mid-market M&A practice for media and IT companies, both domestically and internationally. The firm acted as counsel to a private equity fund that invests in European Internet companies and advised a US power solutions manufacturer on a €110m company acquisition. One client compliments the practice’s “competence, dedication to the task, responsiveness, creativity, professionalism and international reach. I’ve had considerable exposure to law firms but have never experienced this level of effort and dedication and quality.” Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2007 – Corporate/M&A

“Young, dynamic” Portolano Colella Cavallo Studio Legale’s core practice sits within the media, entertainment and IT industries. The firm has 14 dedicated attorneys acting for household names, TV channels and advertising clients, advice being transactional, regulatory and contentious in the areas of e-commerce, digital terrestial TV, outsourcing, data protection and consumer disputes connected to B2C websites. Clients report satisfaction with a “reliable service in reasonable time and at affordable rates”. Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2007 – TMT

At “top-notch” Portolano Colella Cavallo Studio Legale […] advises on incentive plans, termination disputes, collective dismissal and trade union procedures relating to M&A transactions. The firm acted for a US software company in restructuring its Italian employee base and transfer of business issues. One client compliments the “work ethic, responsiveness, rapid turn-around and exceptional quality of advice.” Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2007 – Employment