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DLA Piper is present in over 30 countries and leverages on 4,200 professionals. The firm in Italy counts over 150 professionals based between Milan and Rome.The Restructuring group assist lenders and enterprises in high profile complex transactions concerning the management and resolution of insolvency and/or turnaround matters, including debt and equity rescheduling and refinancing, debt recovery, disposals and pre-packaged solutions, distressed debt trading, distressed M&A, insolvency procedures and office holders' conduct and regulation, non-performing loan advice, debt to equity and quasi-equity swap, restructuring and reorganisation strategies, tax restructuring, rescue planning and implementation, structured and leverage finance vehicles restructuring, and security enhancement and prioritisation.The activity can be divided into two different but complementary areas: corporate and financial restructuring, including - inter alia - legal assistance in the preparation of securities, debt restructuring, asset transfer, agreements with and among creditors, and corporate restructuring aimed at corporate and financial turnaround, providing legal assistance to lenders or companies also through the various insolvency procedures such as piano attestato di risanamento, debt restructuring agreements, arrangement with creditors, ordinary bankruptcy and extraordinary administration, and general recovery, including assistance in disputes and enforcement of guarantees as well as hard restructuring such as bankruptcy proceedings. The mere bankruptcy consultancy includes legal assistance in the admittance of credits and relevant rankings into the insolvency proceedings, attendance to hearings and meetings of the creditors' committees, as well as the defence in claw-back actions, seizures and debt recovery claims.
Leonardo & Co. is a financial advisory firm with expertise in corporate finance, M&A, capital markets, and financial restructuring that serves SME and large-cap companies, private equity firms and families in Italy and across Europe. Leonardo & Co. operates in association with Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI), the global investment bank with offices across Europe, the United States and the Asia-Pacific region. Houlihan Lokey is ranked as the No. 1 M&A advisor for all U.S. transactions, the No. 1 global restructuring advisor, and the No. 1 global M&A fairness opinion advisor over the past 20 years, according to Thomson Reuters. Independent advice and intellectual rigor are hallmarks of Leonardo & Co. and Houlihan Lokey’s commitment to client success across their advisory services.