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American Desk

  in alliance with  

Gemma & Partners operates in alliance with Pepper Hamilton LLP, a law firm founded in Philadelphia on 1890 that includes more than 450 professionals. Pepper Hamilton is an international leader in the legal services market, with a focus on commercial law (corporate and financial, real estate, tax and labor), pharmaceuticals, life science, construction and litigation (including international arbitration).

The strategic alliance between Pepper Hamilton and Gemma & Partners creates teams of professionals dedicated to providing assistance and legal consulting to Italian clients with interests in the foreign markets and to American clients with operations in Italy.

Pepper Hamilton’s experience in the American market allows the American Desk to promptly respond to the clients’ needs in the US and to adopt a multidisciplinary and integrated approach to US and Italian law with an experienced team.

The professionals of the desk assist mainly US, European and Extra EU medium and large companies, public administrations, financial institutions and investment funds in investment law, litigation and compliance (FCPA and SOX), tax law with international profiles, and commercial and corporate law (with particular reference merger & acquisition, joint venture, extraordinary corporate operations).

Attorneys Andrea Gemma and Leone Momigliano are in charge of the desk.

The desk assists clients with the following:

  • Access and growth to the Italian/US markets
  • Venture capital and private equity
  • Incorporation of companies and strategic planning
  • M&A and investments
  • Tax planning
  • Licensing, franchising and distribution
  • Real estate
  • IP and transfer of technology
  • Governmental issues
  • Labor law
  • Restructuring
  • International arbitration
  • Tax rulings