Luca d'Imporzano is of counsel to Carnelutti Studio Legale Associato in the firm's corporate and M&A department, where his practice focuses on cross-border and domestic M&A transactions, joint venture deals, asset disposals and restructurings, general commercial transactions and corporate governance.
He has developed significant expertise in the automotive market, advising clients on legislative and regulatory matters, and representing them in the negotiation of long term commercial contracts with many of the main car and engine manufacturers operating on a worldwide basis. In the same sector, he has advised several clients on the establishment of distribution networks for the sale of goods and services to the automotive aftermarket.
He has also advised several Italian clients operating in the industrial sector, primarly manufacturers of automotive components, industrial machinery and moulds, on the extension of their business in the BRIC area (chielfly India and China), in eastern Europe and Tunisia, by assisting them in the negotiation of strategic global alliance agreements and joint venture agreements with local partners, and in the setting up of joint venture companies and wholly owned subsidiaries.
He has further advised several clients operating in the industrial sector on R&D agreements with leading public Italian universities and other public authorities, or commercial partners for the joint cooperation on the research and development of high-tec solutions to be applied in the production process of industrial goods.
Luca d'Imporzano was admitted to the Italian Bar in 2004. He is fluent in English, in addition to his native Italian.