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Paola Barometro

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Paola Barometro
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Paola Barometro is an Italian qualified lawyer with extensive experience in M&A transactions involving banks and financial institutions. She has also been involved in recent years in major Italian banks rescue and relaunch transactions.

Paola advises a wide spectrum of corporate clients as well as private equity funds and other financial investors mainly in M&A projects, with a particular emphasis on banks and financial institutions active in the European financial markets.

She has been recently involved in major Italian banks rescue and relaunch transactions. Her practice also focuses on cross-border M&A, joint venture, private equity and venture capital transactions, including negotiated mergers, auction bid processes, leveraged buyouts and the acquisition and divestiture of divisions and subsidiaries in other industries like life sciences, energy and technology.

Paola also regularly counsels' boards of directors on corporate governance, compliance and fiduciary duties.

She has been recently involved in IPOs, share capital increases and other extraordinary transactions on multilateral trading facilities.

Paola is mentioned as "Next Generation Partner" by Legal500 guide in the Commercial, Corporate and M&A practice.

She is regular lecturer at the "Master Diritto e Impresa - Il Sole 24 Ore Business School" with reference to M&A transactions.

Paola is member of the Scientific Committee of the legal portal "Modulo24Contratti" run by Sole24Ore on commercial agreements.


  • Master law degree, Business School of Il Sole 24 Ore, 2007
  • J.D., Università Federico II, 2005
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • Milan
  • Chairperson of the Vigilance Body of Eni Vietnam B.V.
  • Chairperson of the Vigilance Body of LIS S.p.A. (Lottomatica Group) and Lotterie Nazionali Srl (Lottomatica Group)
  • Chairperson of the Vigilance Body of Floaters S.p.A. (ENI Group)


Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Next Generation Partners

Legal 500 EMEA