Monica Colombera


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Monica leads Legance’s Project Financing team. Mentioned by the most important legal directories, Monica is involved in the main infrastructural transactions assisting both lenders and sponsors. Monica also acquired a wide experience in energy sector, closing several transactions both in traditional energy and renewable energies and gas sectors. Monica graduated, maxima cum laude, in law in 1993. She was admitted to Italian bar in 1996. Author of several articles on specialised national and international law reviews, she is regularly involved as speaker in several Italian and international conferences.
Legance has set up a team of lawyers who constantly assist important lenders and sponsors in financing, investment, acquisition and project development transactions. Our lawyers have developed a notable track record in terms of complexity and number of transactions dealt with, both with reference to traditional energy (in particular, in the gas sector) and renewable energy (in particular, solar, wind, bio-mass and hydro energy).

Legance assists clients in all phases of preparation and negotiation of agreements concerning the trade and sale of energy, as well as agreements related to the gas market, including the management of the relationships with the relevant Authorities and of the regulatory and authorization issues.

Legance’s team is capable of assisting clients in the full project life cycle, from the authorization phase to the realization, management, financing, refinancing, assignment or acquisition of the project, through lawyers specializing in environmental, regulatory, zoning, antitrust and tax law.

The most prestigious international league tables praise department for their technical and legal knowledge and expertise as well as for their thorough knowledge of the market dynamics as well as of the needs of the lending institutes and of the operators of the sector, which makes the team capable of providing full service assistance in the relevant sectors assistance in the establishment of companies and joint ventures operating in the sector, realization of corporate structures, carrying out of complex due diligence activities and risk assessment in view of the possible bankability, drafting and negotiation of project and finance documents.

Rigorous but flexible, our experts are open to new visions. Legance professionals express excellence without borders in legal advice, guaranteed not only by the names of its founding members but also by the professionalism and passion of all those who are a part of it.

The organizational model slender, capable of enhancing the autonomy and the high level of competence of all the Firm’s resources, strongly focused on client’s needs, allows Legance to meet its objectives of maximum competence, timeliness and efficiency.

Thanks to its international experience, Legance has created a flexible network with the most important law firms in the world: it doesn’t require exclusive relations, but it ensures the Firm’s capillary presence on the most important markets, allowing Legance to choose the best professionals and the most reliable international partners for each project.

Legance boasts expertise and professional skills in all areas of business legal advice. Its high levels of specialization co-exist in a balance with an interpretation of the role of the lawyer as a global consultant, sole agent for the client, capable of tackling and solving all the phases of the project with an interdisciplinary approach.

Monica Colombera is regarded by clients as a go-to lawyer for energy advice: “Whenever we need to clarify something we go to her.” Her excellent reputation within the industry is highlighted.
Chambers Europe, 2013