Elisabetta Varni


  • Corporate law
  • Bankruptcy law, with particular focus on:
    • insolvency and extraordinary receivership proceedings and consequent liability claims, claw-back actions, proofs of claim and objections to the admission of proof of debt
    • pre-bankruptcy settlement agreements with creditors
    • debt restructuring
  • Foreign Languages: English


  • Member of the Restructuring & Insolvency Focus Team
  • Made partner in 2014
  • Joined in 2001
  • Visiting foreign lawyer at De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek, Amsterdam (2006)

Ranking and Awards

Leading international legal guide Chambers & Partners lists Elisabetta as having proven experience in the fields of bankruptcy law and corporate restructuring.


“She knows her way around the rules and the case law, and has a good sense of what the judge would think. She’s very practical”

(Chambers & Partners)


  • Member of the Italian Bar
  • Law degree from the University of Genoa