Leonardo Spina is a partner in Carnelutti Studio Legale Associato. He is a member of the firm's corporate and M&A department, where his practice focuses on real estate, M&A and general commercial transactions, both Italian and cross-border.
Leonardo has a broad range of experience in the areas of corporate acquisitions and disposals, joint ventures, investments and international and national commercial arbitration. He advises private investors, investment banks, private funds and leading asset management companies specializing in real estate funds. On several occasions, Leonardo has provided assistance to overseas investors interested in purchasing commercial assets in Italy.
He has also assisted leading hotel chains in the acquisition of single real estate properties or hotel businesses in Italy and in the subsequent formation of joint ventures with the companies selected to develop and operate the relevant projects.
Leonardo obtained his degree in 1999 from the University of Milan and was admitted to the Italian Bar in 2003. He is fluent in English in addition to his native Italian.