Andrea Tempestini - McDermott Will & Emery


Andrea Tempestini heads the Italian Tax Practice. He advises clients on domestic and international tax issues relating to mergers and acquisitions transactions, corporate restructurings and the use of financial instruments, as well as other tax matters relating to their ordinary activities. He represents Italian and international companies from various industries on a broad spectrum of tax matters and often leads teams of tax advisors from various jurisdictions working on cross-border projects.

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  • Assisted an Italian-based multinational group in the beverage industry with the structuring of acquisitions in Canada and Central America, and with post-acquisition restructurings
  • Assisted an Italian-based multinational group in the food industry with the reorganization of its global activities through new acquisitions and/or the creation of regional poles
  • Advised Italian and International private equity funds on virtually every phase of their investments (structuring of the acquisition through the use of collective vehicles, post-acquisition restructuring and exit, setup of incentive schemes for the management)

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  • Chambers Europe, Italy: Tax, 2008-2024
  • The Best Lawyers in Italy, Tax Law, 2024
  • The Legal 500 EMEA, Leading Individual, Italy: Tax, 2014-2024
  • Legal Community Tax Awards, Transfer Pricing Professional of the Year, 2023
  • Chambers Global, 2013-2015
  • Legal Community Tax Awards, Consulting Professional of the year, 2021
  • Legal Community Tax Awards, Best Tax Lawyer M&A, 2020
  • World Tax and World Transfer Pricing, International Tax Review, 2016-2020

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  • Italian Fiscal Association
  • Milan Chartered Accountants Association, International Tax Committee


Sapienza University of Rome, magna cum laude, 1996


Courts / Agencies
Italian Tax Courts