The Firm Bonora & Associati

Studio Legale Bonora e Associati is an independent professional association, established in 2000.

It mainly specialises in commercial and corporate law, M&A, banking and finance, asset management, payment services, bankruptcy law, as well as in public tenders, utilities and energy law. The firm also deals regularly with issues of labour law and protection of personal data. Its practice area includes litigation, arbitration and ADR.

The Firm assists its clients in the negotiation and arrangement of complex corporate and financial transactions, such as M&As, transfers of businesses, establishment, restructuring and winding-up of companies, joint ventures, granting of credit facilities, pool financing, inter-company loans.

The firm also covers the regulatory aspects, relating to:

  • authorisation, conduct of business and winding up of regulated entities;
  • extraordinary transactions relating to such undertakings and their branches.

Bonora e Associati Law Firm was founded and developed over time with the aim of providing its clients with quality and highly specialized legal services, with the emphasis on personal, fiduciary and long-lasting relationship, problem-solving and business-oriented approach, flexibility, punctuality, competitive rates and fully-transparent fee reporting.

Strong and well-established links with firms based in almost every European country, Turkey and North America allow Bonora e Associati to deal efficiently and effectively with complex cross-border transactions and disputes.

Several lawyers of the firm regularly collaborate with various Italian universities and study centres and take part in research projects, seminars and publications. They bring their academic experience into the practice and are frequently asked by clients to set up and deliver training programs for their executives and staff.

Bonora e Associati also actively collaborate with the European Society for Banking and Financial Law (, bringing together banking and corporate legal counsels, practitioners, judges, academics, public officials and economists specialising in the legal aspects of banking, financial and capital market sector

In 2013 and 2015 Bonora e Associati has been successful in the Industry Choice category Financial Transactions Law Firm of the Year in Italy in the framework of the 2013 and 2015 International Global Law Experts Awards (

In addition, the firm has been awarded the title of Financial Transactions Law Firm of the Year in Italy in the 2014, 2016 and 2017 Corporate Intl Magazine Global Awards  (