In the Public Utilities and Infrastructure area, P&I is an advisor for activity and assists in litigation (administrative, Community, civil, and arbitration) in public sector and services, project financing (highways, hospitals, TPL, ports, telecommunications, energy, water, gas), strategic infrastructure, public leasing, public procurement of services, supplies, and PPP.

Each operation is completely managed from the proposal through the selection of the contractor, the contract stipulation (drafting of commercial contracts), litigation support, financing, and finally project execution.

In addition, our firm has a leadership position on motorway concessions. Our lawyers give their advice in the assignment and execution phases from the relationship with the granting Ministry to the relationship with contractors and sub-contractors dealers, specializing in issues related to the regulation of public contracts and to the regulation of motorway sector (toll fees).

Main focus areas:

Activities in detail: 

  • Project financing, PPP e PFI
  • Concession of public works and services
  • Public Leasing and availability contract
  • Privatization
  • Valorization of public assets
  • Urban and environmental law, expropriations for public use
  • Public Panels
  • Assistance to contracting stations in identification of the optimal procedure and in preparation of panel documentation
  • Assistance to contracting stations or competing subjects in managing panels
  • Assistance to economic operators in the participation in procedures for awarding public contracts through the preparation of relevant documentation and in drafting and assisting in the negotiation of all types of public contracts for works, services and supplies
  • Post-award assistance during the execution of the contract
  • Administrative, Community, Civil and arbitral litigation
  • Transactional services
  • Building project companies and preparation all the documentation
  • Development and assistance on the financial and guarantee documentation for negotiation
  • Production and negotiation of commercial and project contracts adapting its contents to specific sector regulations (EPC contracts, O&M, supplying, services, tolling, energy saving)
  • Editing of constitutive deeds, company statutes, shareholders’ agreements, letter of intent, memorandum of understanding relating to project companies, temporary groupings of companies e joint venture
  • Due diligence