Seyfarth Shaw partner Gabriel Monzon-Cortarelli has won the Premio Le Fonti Award for “Lawyer of the Year Relationships Italy –United States”. The Premio Le Fonti Awards aim to recognize firms and professionals that develop better commercial and legal relationships in Europe.
According to the jury, Monzon-Cortarelli was recognized, “for being the point of reference of many Italian companies in the United States, thanks to the expertise he gained over 20 years of career,” and, “for his unquestioned ability to support clients in every phase of their internationalization, including the opening of new manufacturing facilities; and for starting and growing an in-bound Italian Desk’s practice that he leads with charisma and in perfect synergy with other departments of the law firm Seyfarth Shaw in New York.”
The choice of the finalists for the Premio Le Fonti international awards is made on the basis of research into articles, and on a questionnaire sent to 40,000 qualified contacts from the press and the legal world. You can read more about the awards here: http://www.lefontiawards.it/.
Monzon-Cortarelli’s practice is focused on corporate, corporate finance and commercial transactions involving public and privately held US, European and Latin America companies. Specifically, he handles complex cross-border mergers, joint ventures and strategic alliances involving US, European and Latin America businesses. In addition, he advises on international capital market offerings for European and Latin American issuers and underwriters.