Milena is a senior associate of the Corporate and M&A department of CBA, she is based in Milan.
Milena specialises in M&A, corporate and commercial law both locally and internationally where she has developed a busy practice. Her work is focused on assisting local and foreign corporate clients in their management of day to day business issues as well as providing legal support on larger scale strategic operations including M&A, private equity and venture capital at domestic and cross border level. Over the years Milena has assisted foreign clients in their investment in Italy, providing them with the legal support in terms of greenfield and brownfield investments and Italian clients in the internationalization strategies.
She has gained a significant experience in assisting start up companies, VC funds and business angels at the different stages of funding. Moreover, she is well-versed in assisting high tech companies operating in the field of AI and big data. The industries of reference are IT, Fashion, digital and Fintech.
She is President of the International Business Law of the Commission and an active contributing member of the Corporate M&A Commission of AIJA (Association Internationale des Jeunes Avocats). She is member of the advisory board of the foundation We do It Together, she is mentor of the Founder Institute.
Milena is regularly speaker in seminars and congresses in Italy and abroad and lecturer in national and international contract law and M&A at post-graduate master’s degree.
She is author of publications, papers and articles in corporate, M&A, venture, blockchain and cryptocurrencies.
She speaks Italian and English.