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Simone Gambuto, Partner, Antitrust and Competition - Milan Office

Simone Gambuto, Partner, Antitrust and Competition - Milan Office, Fieldfisher

Italiano

Sono Partner del Dipartimento di diritto antitrust e della concorrenza di Fieldfisher.

Sono avvocato ed ammesso a patrocinare presso le giurisdizioni superiori, con oltre 15 anni di esperienza nella consulenza alle imprese nella materia.

Ho una significativa esperienza nell’assistenza e rappresentanza di imprese attive in vari settori industriali in procedimenti di cartello o abusi di posizione dominante innanzi alla Autorità Garante per la Concorrenza ed il Mercato, la Commissione Europea e le corti, cosi come innanzi ai tribunali civili in azioni stand-alone e follow-on.

Ho sviluppato, inoltre, esperienza nei settori regolatori, in particolare nei trasporti, nel farmaceutico e nelle telecomunicazioni, rappresentando numerose compagnie aeree, imprese ferroviarie, di telecomunicazioni e farmaceutiche in procedimenti innanzi alla Autorità Garante per la Concorrenza ed il Mercato ed innanzi alle competenti Autorità regolatorie.

Dal 2007, la mia area di competenza comprende le pratiche commerciali scorrette e la concorrenza sleale, i contratti di distribuzione e di agenzia.

Sono membro ABA, IBA, Aija - Commissione Antitrust e ACE - Avocats Conseils d’Entreprises.

Sono relatore ed autore in convegni internazionali ed ho insegnato al Chicago Kent College of Law (USA), e all’Università di Torino e di Roma.

Mi sono laureato presso l’Università La Sapienza di Roma nel 1997 con il massimo dei voti, il mio LL.M, Commercial and Corporate l’ho ottenuto al Kings College di Londra nel 2003 ed il mio Dottorato di Ricerca in Law & Economics nel 2006 alla facoltà di Economia a Siena.

Sono stato votato in Who’s Who Legal – Competition 2018 tra i migliori avvocati in diritto della concorrenza europeo ed in Who’s Who Legal – Future Leader in Competition sotto i 45 anni sia nel 2018 che nel 2017. Sono costantemente nei ranking internazionali Chambers e Legal500 fin ddal 2012.

I clienti hanno detto di me: Simone Gambuto focuses on the insurance, telecommunications and pharmaceuticals sectors. Sources highlight his "sound pragmatism and impressive knowledge of the law." Chambers 2017.

Simone Gambuto "is always available and able to manage any issue related to antitrust, from contracts to litigation." He often advises on the insurance, telecommunications and pharmaceutical markets”. Chambers 2016.

Simone Gambutodemonstrates great commitment’, ‘provides pragmatic advice’ and has particular experience in the transport sector: among other matters, the team continues to represent Ryanair in contentious antitrust proceedings. Simone Gambuto is the name to note.” Legal500

Simone Gambuto is well known in the market for handling unfair commercial practice and competition cases, and for his knowledge of the railway transportation sector in particular. He receives overwhelming praise from clients: "His support is always extremely efficient as he is a resolute and decisive player who understands the complex mechanisms that govern investigations and proceedings with the antitrust authorities." Chambers 2015

Prima di entrare a far parte di Fieldfisher, sono stato socio e responsabile del dipartimento di diritto europeo e della concorrenza di un primario studio legale nazionale.

Amo la letteratura ma anche viaggiare, particolarmente in zone selvagge del pianeta ma ciò che amo di più è stare con la mia famiglia.

Rendo i miei servizi professionali in lingua in inglese, francese ed italiano.


 

English

I am a partner in the Antitrust and Competition Department at Fieldfisher Italy.

I am a fully qualified lawyer and I can plea before the Supreme Court and the “Consiglio di Stato”, with almost 15 years’ international experience advising businesses in this field.

I am a specialist in assisting and representing companies across various sectors in cartels and abuse of dominance cases before the Italian Competition Authority, the EU Commission and the Courts, as well as before the Italian civil courts in stand-alone and follow-on cases.

I’ve developed unique expertise in the regulatory arena, particularly in the transport, pharmaceuticals and telecom sectors, as well as representing several airlines, rails, telcos and pharmaceutical companies in proceedings before the National Competition Authority and the National Regulators.

Since 2007, my practice also has covered unfair commercial practices and unfair competition, as well as distribution and agency agreements.

My professional memberships include the ABA, the IBA, the Aija – Antitrust Commission, the ACE – Avocats Conseils d’Enterprises.

I have spoken and written widely, lectured at the Chicago Kent College of Law (US) and at the Universities of Turin and Rome.

I graduated with full marks at “La Sapienza” of Rome in 1997, I obtained my LL.M - Commercial and Corporate at Kings’ College, London (2003) and my Ph.D. in Law & Economics at the University of Siena, School of Economics (2006).

I was voted in Who’s Who Legal – Competition 2018 and Who’s Who Legal - Future Leaders in Competition under 45 in 2018 and 2017 and I’ve been constantly named in the Chambers and Legal500 rankings since 2012.

Clients say:  Simone Gambuto focuses on the

insurance, telecommunications and pharmaceuticals sectors. Sources highlight his "sound pragmatism and impressive knowledge of the law." Chambers 2017.

Simone Gambuto "is always available and able to manage any issue related to antitrust, from contracts to litigation." He often advises on the insurance, telecommunications and pharmaceutical markets”. Chambers 2016.

Simone Gambutodemonstrates great commitment’, ‘provides pragmatic advice’ and has particular experience in the transport sector: among other matters, the team continues to represent Ryanair in contentious antitrust proceedings. Simone Gambuto is the name to note.” Legal500

Simone Gambuto is well known in the market for handling unfair commercial practice and competition cases, and for his knowledge of the railway transportation sector in particular. He receives overwhelming praise from clients: "His support is always extremely efficient as he is a resolute and decisive player who understands the complex mechanisms that govern investigations and proceedings with the antitrust authorities." Chambers 2015

Before joining Fieldfisher, I was Head of the EU Law and Competition law Department of a major Italian law firm.

I very much enjoy reading and am also a  keen traveler and above all I enjoy being with my family.

I advise my clients in English, French and Italian.


                                                          

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