The multidisciplinary Shipping and Transport Focus Team, which was set up in 2015 to enhance BonelliErede’s renowned expertise in these areas, expands with two key hires: Enrico Vergani, who will lead the focus team, and Marco Mastropasqua.
Enrico Vergani, 52, joins BonelliErede as of counsel. He has over 25 years’ experience handling investigations into complex maritime cases and related litigation, relationships with the Italian maritime authority, ship finance deals and complex financial transactions.
Marco Mastropasqua, 41, joins as senior counsel. He has in-depth knowledge of maritime and navigation law, and particular expertise in dealing with the insurance, banking and financial aspects.
The Shipping and Transport Focus Team now boasts 12 professionals, including 6 partners.
Marco Arato, partner and former leader of the focus team, commented: “With the entry of Enrico and Marco, who have international profiles and undeniable expertise in transport and navigation law, we have further enhanced our service offering in a market that has always demanded highly specialised legal and business acumen: the team offers expertise in shipping and transport law, tax law, banking and finance, labour law, corporate law, debt restructuring and antitrust law”.