Cristina Riva

Associate, Milan

Biography

Overview

Cristina Riva is an associate in the Milan office and practices in the areas of corporate and M&A.

Cristina advises clients on the full spectrum of M&A transactions including joint ventures, cross-border and Italian public and private M&A deals. Cristina regularly represents domestic and international corporate clients and private equity funds on corporate governance, domestic and cross-border M&A transactions, commercial contracts, in relation to a wide range of sectors, including manufacture, banking, credit collection, energy, food and beverage, fashion, textile, design, entertainment, beauty and retail.

Prior to joining White & Case, she practiced in a major Italian law firm.

Bars and Courts
Milan Bar
Education
Master of Laws
University of California, Berkeley School of Law
Law Degree
Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi
Languages
Italian
English
French
German

Experience

An Asian investment company in connection with the acquisition of a minority interest in a primary Italian company active in the textile and fashion business; 

An Italian company in connection with the sale of the entire corporate capital of an Italian company active in the heating and air conditioning business; 

A European investment fund in connection with the acquisition of a minority interest in a primary Italian company active in the food & beverage business; 

An Italian family in connection with the sale of the entire corporate capital of a company managing a resort & SPA hotel located in Italy; 

A European credit management service provider in connection with the acquisition of the entire corporate capital of an Italian company active in the credit collection business.