Paola Vitali is a partner in the Corporate/Commercial Law practice of Giambrone’s Barcelona office. Her areas of expertise are corporate law, insolvency law, debt restructuring. She is widely recognised as one of the leading practitioners in Spain in the field of cross-border corporate and commercial law between Italy and Spain.
Paola is originally from Latina, near Rome but has practiced in Spain since 1997, where she was admitted to the Bar Counsel of Barcelona.
She has participated in a large number of M&A transactions and provides recurring advice on corporate, commercial and contractual matters to a wide range of clients, having gained a broad understanding of commercial transactions as a whole, while consolidating her expertise in the cross-border corporate and commercial industry in Italy and Spain
Prior to joining Giambrone, Paola was Head of the Italian Desk at Euroconsell Economic Legal in Barcelona and has spent a significant portion of her career in Italy, as an associate at Nascani law firm.
In the academic field, she was a visiting professor in Latina where she taught a specialist course on corporate law.
Paola is also an international mediator and an arbitrator at the Arbitration Court of the Italian Chamber of Commerce in Barcelona (TACCIB)
She is licensed to practice law in Spain and Italy.
Degree in law (Summa Cum Laude) from Università La Sapienza in Rome (1995).
Master of EU and International Law (LLM) from Barcelona University (1996)
Master of civil and commercial mediation from Ilustre Colegio Abogados de Barcelona (ICAB) (2014)
Paola is the author and co-author of myriad articles published in specialist reviews and publications, such as Diariojuridico.com, La Mediazione Magazine, ICAB Biblioteca Digital etc.