Equity Partner

Practice areas


Advising leading Italian financial institutions, private equity funds and industrial groups on M&A and company restructurings as well as on corporate governance issues. Advice in relation to transactions on regulated markets.

Professional Association
Italian Bar and Italian Supreme Court

Italian, English

Education and career

1997 – present
Equity Partner, Pedersoli e Associati, Milan

1982 – 1996
Associate, Studio Legale Avv. Alessandro Pedersoli, Milan

1977 – 1982
Associate, Studio Legale Prof. Avv. Cesare Grassetti, Milan

Degree in Law (J.D.), Università degli Studi di Milano


Leading Individual
The Legal500 EMEA 2022 – Commercial, Corporate and M&A

Hall of Fame
The Legal500 EMEA 2022 – Dispute Resolution

Clients regard Carlo Pedersoli as “one of the most experienced M&A lawyers in Italy.”
Chambers Global and Europe 2022 – Corporate/M&A

“A very skilled negotiator.”
Chambers Global and Europe 2021 – Dispute Resolution

“Clients laud his experience in M&A transactions.”
Chambers Global and Europe 2021 – Corporate/M&A

“Carlo Pedersoli is valued for his experience, energetic thinking and ability to listen.”
The Legal500 EMEA 2021 – Corporate, Commercial and M&A

“He has unparalleled know-how.”
Chambers Global and Europe 2020 – Corporate/M&A

“Great technical capabilities.”
Chambers Global and Europe 2019 – Corporate/M&A

The Legal500 EMEA 2019 – Dispute Resolution

The Legal500 EMEA 2019 – Commercial, Corporate and M&A

“Extremely professional and has deep knowledge of clients’ needs”
The Legal500 EMEA 2019 – Private Equity