Daniele Ferretti

Daniele Ferretti is our exclusively recommended Insolvency & Restructuring Law expert in Italy on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Daniele directly using the contact details listed above.

Daniele graduated from the University of Florence, School of Law, and was awarded several scholarships from national and international universities and training institutions (including Hamline University, School of Law, Libera Università Carlo Cattaneo and ISPI School). Along with a special award received from Louis F. Del Duca, professor emeritus of law, he obtained a Master’s degree in Economics and Corporate Law, post-graduate certificates in Negotiation, Mediation and Arbitration, an Advanced Diploma in Chinese Business and a Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Comparative Law from the Penn State University, School of Law.

He was admitted as Attorney-at-Law in Italy in 2005 and was called to the bar in New York in 2009. Prior to establishing its own law firm, he practiced in Italy and abroad for some of the most prominent international arbitration organisations and law firms. In 2012, he was appointed as officer of the International Bar Association (IBA) Product Law and Advertising Committee, the main international organisation of legal practitioners, where he currently serves as Co-Vice Chair. In 2017, he founded Ferretti Firm and was appointed as Of-Counsel for a leading international law firm, for which he previously acted as Associate Partner. In 2019, he joined the international network IR Global as its exclusive insolvency member for Italy.

His practice mainly focuses on helping businesses thrive internationally, working at different levels to enhance their competitive position on a global scale, advance their goals, manage their risks and protect their strategic assets. Given his educational and professional background, he represents a number of subsidiaries of Italian companies operating in the United States. When the intricacies of international law require to work with outside counsel, he relies on an extensive and trustworthy network abroad to solve the countless legal issues that his clients, which include prominent Italian and foreign companies, face when operating globally.

He also serves as counsel to several local branches of Confindustria, the main Italian association of entrepreneurs, where he is frequently engaged in seminars, workshops, B2B meetings and conferences.

He is a trusted advisor to clients that encompass both privately held and publicly traded companies, start-up and fast-growth businesses as well as high-net worth individuals. He represents companies in a wide range of industries, including manufacturing, retail and e-commerce, fashion, hospitality, real estate, logistics, cosmetics, furniture, entertainment and finance.

Abhishek Dutta

Abhishek Dutta is our exclusively recommended Insolvency & Restructuring Law expert in India on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Abhishek directly using the contact details listed above.

Having graduated from the prestigious National Law School of India University, Abhishek has been working in the Indian legal and tax space for well over a decade. He is known for his intuitive thinking, and business centric approach to legal and tax issues. He has rich experience in advising businesses across the entire spectrum of industries.

A qualified Insolvency Resolution Professional, and a member of indirect tax committee at chambers of commerce, he has advised on multiple cross border transactions. Blending tax and legal acumen with litigation strategic advisory, Abhishek provides his clients with a complete package of services, which is in itself, fairly unique.

Abhishek has published in various journals, and has edited and contributed to a compilation of essays on various aspects of Indian taxation.

Firm Overview:

Aureus Law Partners was founded on the belief that a better place to work would lead to client delight. As we continue growing, our experience has been a vindication of this belief. Our People are driven, committed and willing to go that extra mile to ensure that Client Delight is achieved.

From the word go, we wanted to deliver quality to the best in the business. We have, in various ways, done exactly that. Insofar as our institutional practice is concerned, we work with, and for, some of the best names in the industries. We are proud to serve some of the industry leaders in the country, and continue to build upon our capabilities and our client credentials at a fast pace.

We have a responsive service delivery system. It mandates that on each of the deliverable, whether it be a decision making call or an opinion or indeed even an email, which spells out strategic next steps, a Partner involvement is necessary. We foster a culture of questions and discussions.

Youssry Saleh

Youssry Saleh is a Supreme Court attorney, arbitrator and mediator with 30 years of experience in Egyptian as well as international law. His expertise lies in IP, commercial law, mediation and arbitration, private equity, commercial contracts and deals, tax, corporate recovery and insolvency.

Mr. Saleh has a broad-ranging arbitration and litigation practice in Egypt, representing clients in complex high-value, multi-jurisdictional disputes. He is a frequent attendee of BOD meetings in numerous local and multinational organizations where he is asked to consult top management and shareholders, and at times make decisions on behalf of a chairman or CEO. Because of his talent to weigh the issue properly and tailor the case to best ‘fit’ the client, Mr. Youssry Saleh has established long-lasting, trustful and strong relationships with his clients.

Nowadays, founded and led by him, Youssry Saleh Law Firm, represents interests of large corporations, factories and plants, agricultural companies, pharmaceutical distributors in Egypt as well as on international arena.

Firm Overview:

Youssry Saleh Law Firm, established in 1985 is a full-service law firm in Egypt, which has gained a strong reputation for supporting businesses in a wide range of industries as well as helping individual clients.

Today, the law Firm provides integrated service to the clients throughout the Middle East, helping them cover their current business needs and requirements. The Firm also represents its clients in locations that their businesses take them to as well as SMEs (small/medium enterprises) in emerging industries and markets.

Youssry Saleh Law Firm, founded and led by Mr. Youssry Saleh, an experienced Supreme Court attorney-at-law, offers a well-structured, cross-disciplinary team of experienced attorneys who create synergy and provide our clients with needed depth of knowledge, breadth of experience and responsive service, so critical for the resolution of clients’ issues and meeting key business objectives.

Recent economic developments in Egypt have introduced a need for development of law firms in Egypt. Therefore, our law firm has been attending and following the economic change by re-developing itself in order to serve foreign clients with the best and fast solutions. We have been engaged in a marketing research in order to better understand requirements of the clients and their needs in order to provide them with legal framework reports to facilitate understanding of each and every legal step to be taken in order to establish businesses in Egypt.

As business and law go hand in hand, the Law Firm has a strong business development team that has a strong experience in business sector cooperating with the legal department in order to provide the best legal advice for the clients.

Our uncompromising commitment to quality, dedication to understanding business, economic, political and economic environments as well as culture of our clients lead to recognized results and achievements.

The Firm’s strength rises from its long-standing client relationships which can be described as collaborative, professional and value-oriented. Our approach which contributes to the success is more than natural-‘make your clients’ problems, your problem’ and provide ‘best fit’ solutions through ‘best practice’ ones.

With the vision of becoming one of the best law firms in the world and while being among the best law firms in Egypt, our attorneys as well as business team are following changes and updates in laws, regulations, economics happening in Egypt as well as following the development and direction of the law firms around the world.

We offer professional legal and business advice across a wide range of practice areas, focusing on but not limited to commercial and business law; we combine technical expertise and emphasis on the nuances of commercial and regulatory environments in which our clients’ operate to better tailor solutions for our clients.

Gerallt Jones

Gerallt Jones is our exclusively recommended Insolvency & Restructuring Law expert in Wales on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Gerallt directly using the contact details listed above.

Gerallt is a Partner and head of the Corporate/Commercial team at Hugh James. Since joining Hugh James in 2005, Gerallt has led the transformation of the corporate department into a leading market player, advising clients including the Welsh Government/Finance Wales, RBS and the Welsh Rugby Union.

He now leads a thriving practice that has attracted high calibre local, national and international clients and has recruited quality lawyers from the City and rival local firms. Gerallt is a native Welsh speaker and is admitted as a solicitor in Hong Kong as well as England and Wales. Gerallt is also a trustee of the Cardiff Museum Development Trust.

Firm Overview:

At Hugh James we’re proud to say that we do things differently. We may be a top 100 UK law firm, but we’ve kept a personal, down-to-earth approach that’s based on finding the right solutions for our clients.

We provide expert legal advice to businesses and individuals, offering specialist guidance for property and construction, public and third sector organisations, and banks and financial institutions. Our personal injury team has earned a reputation for winning major cases and our IFA team offers help and advice to meet our clients’ financial goals.

Our clients trust in the friendly approach we’ve established, listening to what they want, understanding their requirements and providing clear, practical advice in a concise way. If there’s any way that we can add value to the services and advice we offer, then we always will.

That’s how we’ve built strong and lasting relationships with our clients, working collaboratively to provide comprehensive, innovative advice. We have also developed a unique approach to pricing that puts transparency and choice first, and gives our clients peace of mind.

Gillian Carty

Gillian Carty is our exclusively recommended Insolvency & Restructuring Law expert in Scotland on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Gillian directly using the contact details above.

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Gillian is a licensed Insolvency Practitioner, a specialist in insolvency law accredited by the Law Society of Scotland and is a member of the Law Society’s Insolvency Solicitors’ Committee. Clients have described her as “an exceptional lawyer who is practical, measured and thorough”.

She deals with both contentious and non-contentious insolvency work with a particular focus on insolvency litigation, banking and finance litigation and debt recovery. Gillian is very highly regarded for the depth of her technical knowledge in the field of restructuring and insolvency and her shrewd commercial approach.

She also has a wealth of advocacy experience and experience in contentious tax having represented clients and appeared many times before the Tax Tribunal.

Firm Overview:

Shepherd and Wedderburn is a leading UK law firm. From offices in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Aberdeen and the City of London, the firm delivers comprehensive multi-jurisdictional legal advice across every business sector as well as offering the full range of private client and wealth management services.

Regarded by many as the go-to firm for specialist advice in real estate; energy and natural resources; and financial and banking sectors, Shepherd and Wedderburn also has an impressive track record in advising clients from across other industries and sectors. FTSE and AIM companies, large SMEs, and public service organisations are counted among its clients.

With 81 partners and more than 500 staff, Shepherd and Wedderburn has the expertise, experience and depth of resource to deliver what our clients need.

As a founding member of the World Services Group, Shepherd and Wedderburn is able to respond to clients’ needs swiftly and effectively anywhere in the world. Currently the firm serves clients in 92 jurisdictions.