Annalisa Rossi

Annalisa Rossi is our exclusively recommended Corporate Governance Law expert in Italy on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Annalisa directly using the contact details listed above.

Annalisa area of practice is corporate and mergers and acquisitions. She assists domestic and international clients, including major financial institutions and private equity houses, in their extraordinary operations such as minority or majority investments, spin-offs, divestments, mergers, joint ventures, corporate reorganisations and cross-border transactions.

Annalisa Rossi has developed specific expertise in highly regulated sectors such as health-care and energy. She has also assisted companies operating in the manufacture and distribution of food and agricultural products.

Firm Overview:

REDS Studio Legale Associato, is a corporate and commercial boutique law firm, established by lawyers who have gained consolidated experience in primary international law firms, focusing on corporate transactions and in general on commercial and company law.

In addition to assistance provided to Italian and international clients in corporate transactions, REDSLegal also assists clients in developing corporate governance models, drawing up and negotiating commercial agreements and ensuring full regulatory compliance.

The law firm is structured so as to allow it to establish a solid partnership with clients, providing advice characterised by attention to specific needs and the flexibility necessary to ensure a prompt, quality and cost efficient service.

The law firms lawyers have gained specific expertise in various industrial sectors, including highly regulated sectors such as Life Sciences, Energy and Oil & Gas.

In order to provide full assistance in all corporate matters, the law firm works consistently with accountants and auditors, who are dedicated to providing strategic advice and support and advice on book-keeping services and financial statements.

Juan Javier Negri

Juan Javier Negri is our exclusively recommended Corporate Governance Law expert in Argentina on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Juan Javier directly using the contact details listed above.

Juan is a founding member of the firm. He specialises in corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate law. As an avid art collector, he now devotes part of his time to art law. He has acted as Adjunct Professor of Commercial Law and Professor of Law at the Graduate Course on Banking Law of the Argentine Catholic University.

He also was Associate Professor of Banking Institutions at the Graduate School of Economy and Business Administration; Guest Lecturer on Foreign Trade and Exchange Control Laws at the Graduate Course on Legal Aspects of Financial Activities, Escuela de Abogacía de Buenos Aires; Professor, Commercial Law Continuing Education, School of Law, University of Buenos Aires. Professor, Corporate Conflicts, Austral University, since 1993.

He also currently teaches Mergers and Acquisitions, at the Universidad di Tella Law School and Universidad Siglo XXI 2000.

He was Lecturer on Latin American Law at the University of Illinois. He also taught Legal Aspects of International Financing at the Center of Comparative Studies, Buenos Aires; at the Bank of Boston Foundation’s School of Export Trade; at the Mar del Plata Stock Exchange; at the Córdoba Seminar on Risk Investments; Santa Cruz Bar Association, 1989; Centre for Macroeconomic Studies, Buenos Aires.

He is a Member of the Board of Advisors, Universidad Torcuato di Tella Law School. He was a Speaker on “Corporate Governance” as representative of the Instituto Argentino para el Gobierno de las Organizaciones, to discuss the White Paper on Corporate Governance, organised by the OECD in Cartagena, Colombia, May 2004.

Javier is also a member of the International Bar Association; the American Society of International Law; the Argentine Association of Comparative Law; the Institute of Legislative Studies; the Associazione Giuristi di Lingua Italiana, Milano; the Argentine-Swiss Chamber of Commerce; PENT Foundation -Fundación para la integración de la Argentina en el mundo.

He is also Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Fundación Sur since 2003; Treasurer Pro-tem of the Board of Trustees of Fundación Konex, since 2004, and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of PlaNet Finance until 2013.

Abdullah Mutawi

Abdullah Mutawi is our exclusively recommended Corporate Governance Law expert in the United Arab Emirates on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Abdullah directly using the contact details listed above.

Abdullah is a bi-lingual partner in the firm’s Dubai office with over 20 years’ experience practicing in London and the Middle East.

Abdullah’s primary area of practice is corporate finance and cross-border mergers and acquisitions with particularly substantial experience in Telecommunications and Technology investments at all levels of the value chain.

In addition to leading the firm’s technology practice in the Middle East, Abdullah has also undertaken many transactions in the energy, infrastructure, transportation, industrial and retail sectors.

Abdullah’s clients include public and private companies, sovereign wealth funds, banks, private equity funds, venture capital firms and family offices and the M&A transactions on which he has led have involved assets in 28 developed and emerging markets and with an aggregate value of US$20 billion.

An integral part of Abdullah’s technology focus is cyber-security and Abdullah regularly advises on information-security, cyber-crime and cyber-risk in transactional, pre-emptive and risk-reallocation contexts as well as in relation to incident-response situations.

In addition to his technology experience, Abdullah has also represented clients in a number of high profile insolvency and re-structuring mandates and has developed strong experience in advising on financial distress situations arising from fraud and white collar crime.

His experience includes advising regulators, banks, debtors, creditors and shareholders in connection with insolvency, distress and restructuring mandates involving aggregate liabilities of US$7 billion and assets in Europe, the United States, the Middle East and East and West sub-Saharan Africa.