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Greenberg Traurig Santa Maria Elevates 3 to Of Counsel: Cinzia Merlo, Caterina Napoli and Davide Pozzoli

Milan – Sept. 8, 2020 -  Greenberg Traurig Santa Maria has elevated Cinzia Merlo, Caterina Napoli, and Davide Pozzoli to Of Counsel.

Luigi Santa Maria, Co-Managing Partner of Greenberg Traurig Santa Maria, noted: “Cinzia, Caterina, and Davide have gained over the years significant experience within the firm, to which they have dedicated themselves with commitment and enthusiasm, obtaining multiple awards from clients and colleagues. It is a real honor to have them as teammates. Their role involves the assumption of new responsibilities both for the development of the firm's activities and generally, as reference figures for the growth and training of collaborators. We are sure that they will be very good advisors and teachers.”

Santa Maria said the elevations are part of the Professional Development and Career Path initiative launched earlier in 2020 in the office.

Cinzia Merlo works with clients on civil and commercial litigation and pre-litigation contracts. Over the years, she has developed significant experience in the field of tender, agency, franchising, transport contracts, as well as liability actions for mala gestio against directors, auditors and auditors, also dealing with banking and bankruptcy litigation.

Caterina Napoli deals mainly with banking and financial law, structured finance of floating and real estate transactions. She has followed several bond issues, securitizations and loans, with leading Italian and international banks and international investment funds, as well as in transactions for the disposal of portfolios of receivables, including those claimed from public entities, aiding leading financial intermediaries.

Davide Pozzoli mainly deals with civil and arbitration litigation, both domestic and international. His activity focuses on commercial disputes of a contractual and non-contractual nature, intellectual property and unfair competition cases, as well as proceedings for the recognition of foreign judgments and arbitration awards.

About Greenberg Traurig Santa Maria: is the result of the combination of Greenberg Traurig, LLP with its long-term ally, Santa Maria Studio Legale Associato - a renowned legal boutique, founded in 1970 by Alberto Santa Maria in Milan. Greenberg Traurig Santa Maria is the fifth GT office in Europe and the 40th office worldwide.  


About Greenberg Traurig, LLP: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2200 attorneys in 40 locations in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, diversity, and innovation, and is consistently among the largest firms in the U.S. on the Law360 400 and among the Top 20 on the Am Law Global 100. Web: Twitter: @GT_Law.