Stefano Parlatore

Title: Partner
Offices: Milan, Rome
Languages: English, Italian

Stefano Parlatore has acquired extensive experience in corporate and finance litigation. He co-heads the Dispute Resolution Department of Legance. He has almost 30 years’ experience in assisting financial institutions and corporations on complex cross border corporate financial, commercial and insolvency disputes, litigations and arbitrations.

Stefano represents and assists clients before ordinary Courts, including proceedings relating to interim measures, and before special agencies (Banca d’Italia and Consob) and authorities, as well as the specialised branches for intellectual property matters, and the Italian Data Protection Authority. He also has extensive experience in the extra-judicial phase, including conciliation procedures.

He has also significant experience in the field of national and international, commercial and investment arbitration proceedings, both institutional and ad hoc.

Finally, he has also developed substantial experience in insolvency and restructuring matters by advising several Italian and foreign financial institutions and funds, active in distressed debt, default portfolio trading, turnaround transactions, in extraordinary administration and bankruptcy, and in restructuring debt.

He was admitted to the Bar in 1997 and to the Supreme Court of Cassation.

He has been speaker in several Italian and international conferences.

In 2019 Stefano has been included in band A in the annual Finance Report by Legalcommunity, as Partner operating in important Dispute Resolution and Restructuring matters.

Since 2016 Stefano has been included in band A in the annual Energy Report by Legalcommunity, as Partner operating in important Energy Dispute Resolution cases.
Stefano is mentioned in Chambers & Partners as follows: “very experienced lawyer who has a very good reputation and is respected as an expert in his area of work” (2020), “He is very punctual and always available, a smart, results-oriented litigator” (2019), “he’s extremely available and has great interpersonal skills” (2018), “he is available and down to earth, he is a very effective lawyer” (2017), “very good litigation lawyer with a problem-solving approach” (2016), “a well-reputed litigator” (2015), “mainly acts for financial institutions on a variety of contentious matters, with particular focus on insolvency litigation” (2014), “typically acts on complex contentious matters thanks to his well-known skill in litigation” (2013), “a marvellous lawyer, always well prepared and available” (2012), “responsible for many of the firm’s transactions in the restructuring and insolvency area” (2011).