Back to Partners

Partner Carlo Pappalettera Contact

Practice Areas & Industries:


Private Equity


Carlo Pappalettera is a partner in CARNELUTTI Law Firm. He is a member of the firm’s corporate department. He specializes in structured finance transactions, real estate, and M&A, and in recent years he has represented some of the most important industrial groups and investment funds operating in Italy.
In recent years he has acted for the most important investment funds active in the Italian market.
Having completed the academic stage of training, and receiving his Master of Laws from the New York University (1988), he then joined an Italian boutique law firm and subsequently became a partner in 1997 and a name partner in 2003. He also spent a year as a visiting foreign lawyer at a prestigious London law firm.
In 1986 he received his law degree with honors from the University of Milan. He has been a member of the Italian Bar since 1991.
Carlo is fluent in English, in addition to his native Italian.

  • Assisting a primary Italian private equity firm in the purchase of 70% of the shares of one of Italy’s most enduring and established companies operating in the production of Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) packaging for liquid food and detergent containers.
  • Assisting in the corporate reorganization an Italian pharmaceuticals group, which featured the participation of a primary strategic fund.
  • Representing an Italian telecoms company, in agreements with a leading Italian publishing group, for the integration of their respective network operator businesses for the provision of digital terrestrial television.
  • Representing one of Italy’s top publishing groups, in the sale of their entire books division to one of the major European industry players.

If you like more information about Carlo Pappalettera’s representive experience, e-mail him directly:

Best Corporate and M&A Lawyer | TopLegal Awards 2020

December 2, 2020

Carlo Pappalettera was awarded the TopLegal Awards 2020  “Best Corporate and M&A Lawyer". The award was received during the virtual ceremony organised on December 2, 2020. Reason for the award: "He gained the attention of the members of the jury with a deal defined as strategic".

Watch the clip of the award ceremony.

@ 2023 CARNELUTTI Law Firm - 231 Compliant - Privacy Policy - Reserved Area - VAT no. 12293530155

Powered by dGlen Srl