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              Energy and Infrastructure

              The energy and infrastructures sectors continue to change rapidly and are subject to an unprecedented range of challenges, making specialist legal advice essential.

              The energy and infrastructure sectors in Italy are characterized by a constantly changing regulatory environment. We help our clients to understand the legal framework and to effectively and creatively deal with regulatory issues. Our practice advises on all aspects of energy and infrastructure law, specializing in project development, regulatory and M&A transactions, with a focus on renewable energies. We have broad experience regarding all parts of the value chain and advise energy utilities, grid operators, energy suppliers, public utilities, large industrial companies, project developers as well as investors.

              Our energy and infrastructure team is composed by experts in the area of corporate law, tax law, construction and infrastructure, planning law, real estate law, finance, competition and distribution law in order to ensure a full-service-advice of our clients, including litigation issues. Additionally, we closely cooperate with auditors, management consultants and technical consultants.

              We are able to support projects from feasibility to disposal including:

              • due diligence and bankability analysis
              • permitting
              • procurement
              • financing
              • construction
              • commissioning
              • generation
              • transmission
              • distribution
              • storage
              • supply of energy

              The team is committed to service excellence and the delivery of commercially relevant results and outcomes. Whatever your project, we use our legal knowledge to save you time and money and to reduce risk.


              Clients describe Michele Cicchetti of DWF LLP as a "great problem solver who is fast at understanding clients' needs." He is particularly experienced in energy projects, and receives further praise for his "speed, precision and attention to detail"
              – Chambers Europe guide 2018
              In 2017, the Energy Report of Legalcommunity described Guglielmo Fabbricatore as an "excellent lawyer" and Artemis Tiamkaris as "always available and very qualified", on the basis of the clients' feedback.
              In 2018, DWF Italy was awarded as a rising star at the ceremony of the 2018 Energy Awards, organized by Legalcommunity.
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              Michele Cicchetti

              • Head of Banking & Finance (Italy) // Managing Partner (Italy)

              Guglielmo Fabbricatore

              • Counsel // Head of Energy (Italy)

              Francesco Provenzano

              • Counsel // JIG Office Representative - Milan