Roberto Sparano

Roberto Sparano



Graduated cum laude in law from Naples Università Federico II.

Roberto has over 25 years of experience assisting domestic and international clients in complex cross-border M&A, private equity, and venture capital transactions. Her expertise ranges from structuring acquisitions, mergers and joint ventures, to negotiating international commercial agreements, competition law, technology development contracts, and financing arrangements.

He has worked for prestigious Italian law firms and leading international law firms before becoming a Partner at Lawal as part of the M&A team. Previously, he held prominent roles at regulatory bodies such as the Communications Regulatory Authority.

A lecturer in university master’s programs and author of numerous publications, Roberto is actively involved in the entrepreneurial community as a mentor for innovative startups and a board member of Globalaw, an international network of independent law firms.

He combines in-depth legal knowledge with strong negotiation skills and problem-solving abilities, supporting clients with a pragmatic approach in the most complex cross-border transactions.