Ruggiero Cafari Panico | Fieldfisher
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I specialized in corporate and commercial law, with particular focus on M&A and extraordinary corporate transactions, advising also on the relevant aspects of Competition law and in international aspects of the transactions. 

I work with clients on the tax and financial statements issues of the transactions, including with regard to transactions that are connected or made in the context of corporate restructurings, debt restructurings or other activities that may affect the continuity of the business.

I am a Full Professor of European Union Law, currently lecturing on Internal Market and Competition Law and European Union Law at the University of Milan.

After graduating in Political Science at University of Pavia and in Law at University of Milan and I obtained a Diploma in Legal Studies at Cambridge University.

During over 30 years of experience as a Professor, I held various courses, workshops and conventions, in Italy and abroad, while conducting academic researches that have resulted in more than a hundred publications. Currently, I am member of a number of academic journal committees and I am the director of the European Documentation Centre of at the University of Milan.

I also have experience in litigation, both matter of substance and in point of law, and arbitration proceedings, in which I acted as an arbitrator on behalf of Public administrations and Italian and multinational enterprises operating in the industrial, commercial and financial sectors. I assisted Public authorities and private companies before Regulatory Authorities and Administrative Courts with reference to Competition and State Aid disputes. Regarding the said subjects, I also assisted my clients before the European Commission and the European Court of Justice.

I am qualified to practice as a lawyer and admitted to practicing before the Italian Supreme Court. I am registered at the Bar of Milan and I am also a qualified auditor.

I advise my clients in Italian, English and French.

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