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Elisa Impalà

Studio Professionale Associato a Baker & McKenzie


Elisa is a counsel of the Corporate M&A Practice Group of Baker McKenzie Milan office.

She mainly practices in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, private equity and corporate law.

Practice Focus

Elisa assists with corporate reorganizations, mergers, spin-offs, carve-outs, sales and acquisitions, and general corporate counseling and governance.

She assists clients in structuring, implementing and project managing complex reorganizations (including cross-border), cross-border carve-outs, pre-sale reorganizations, post-acquisition integration projects, and general corporate transformations and/or conversions.

Elisa has experience managing transactions in multiple industries, including retail and consumer goods, fashion, computers and software, medical products and devices, telecommunications, chemicals and regulated sectors.

Representative Legal Matters

Elisa assisted, amongst others, the following clients in national and cross-border corporate reorganizations: Whirpool, VF Corporation, Ingersoll-Rand, Medtronic, Coach, Intesa SanPaolo, Equinix, Stryker, Agilent Technologies, Sony, Sidel, Nokia, Motorola, Fedex, Atos, Sika.

  • Leading electronics and entertainment companies on a cross-border merger and internal reorganization. ­

  • Leading chemical company on the restructuring of its Italian business and global corporate reorganization.

  • Leading companies on the restructuring of the Italian business, and corporate reorganization following acquisitions.

  • Leading companies on several a cross-border mergers.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Milan Bar Association - Member


  • Italy (2011)


  • University of Messina (Second level degree, cum laude) (2008)
  • University of Messina (First level degree, cum laude) (2006)


  • English
  • Italian