Lucio Guttilla


Corporate law and restructuring/insolvency law, with particular focus on:

  • debt restructuring operations for companies and the banking sector
  • turnaround operations including those involving companies in crisis
  • M&A and extraordinary financing operations
  • litigation

– Foreign languages: English


  • Member of the Banks Focus Team
  • Member of the Restructuring & Insolvency Focus Team
  • Joined the firm in 2005
  • Seconded to Slaughter & May in London (2010–2011)


  • Member of the Italian Bar
  • Law degree from LUISS University of Rome

Knowledge Sharing

Covid-19: impact on construction companies’ arbitrations

In the current Covid-19 scenario dispute finance can be a useful alternative to corporate finance tools. Government-imposed shutdowns are having serious financial implications for construction companies involved in international projects. Managers are having to choose between competing prio …

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The United States, Mexico and Canada Agreement (“USMCA”)

With the conclusion of the ratification process, the United States Mexico and Canada Agreement (USMCA) is set to enter into force on July 1, 2020.  The USMCA, replacing the NAFTA, will notably limit the scope of using arbitration to resolve investment disputes to those concerning violation of …

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