Dentons launches Italian infra team

Law firm Dentons has announced a key hire as it establishes a new projects, energy & infrastructure team in Italy.

Partner Luigi Costa has joined the firm’s banking & finance practice in Milan, and will spearhead the new projects team, serving as co-head along with energy partner Carsten Steinhauer. Project finance partner Giovanni Diotallevi will also be part of the team.

Costa arrives from Norton Rose Fulbright, along with managing counsel Ginevra Biadico, associate Silvia Lazzati and trainee Alice Bixio.

“The arrival of Luigi and of his team will allow the project, energy and infrastructure team to become one of the key players in a market that is expected to grow significantly in the upcoming years,” said Federico Sutti, Dentons’ Italy managing partner.