Carlo Impalà

Corporate, Finance and Capital Market | TMT and Data Protection

Biography

Before beginning his collaboration with Morri Rossetti e Associati, Carlo Impalà developed several professional experiences in leading international law firms, both in Italy and abroad, as well as at the Judicial Cooperation Office of the Italian Permanent Representation to the EU in Brussels (BE).

His practice focuses on corporate and commercial law, extraordinary corporate transactions, preparation and implementation of corporate governance and compliance models (in particular with reference to data protection law). He also boasts particular expertise in drafting and negotiating national and international commercial agreements, with specialization in antitrust and regulatory profiles, mainly in the automotive, Information and Communications Technology, insurance, energy, in organized large-scale distribution and advertising sectors.

He is Head of the TMT and Data protection team of Morri Rossetti within which he deals with law and regulation applicable to Internet, online publishing and advertising, privacy and data protection, telecommunications, copyright, e-commerce, information technology, media and outsourcing.

Graduated in Law, maxima cum laude, at the University of Palermo (2007), he attended one academic semester at the Georg August University of Göttingen (GE) and he received a LL.M. in Advanced European Legal Studies at the College of Europe in Bruges (BE), focusing on European law, comparative corporate law and competition law.

He also attended an Executive Master in the field of Digital Business at the Business School of Il Sole 24 Ore, in collaboration with Netcomm, and he is certified as Data Protection Office according to UNI CEI EN ISO/IEC 17024:2012.

Lawyer and member of the Bar of Palermo, he is also a member of Federprivacy, IAPP (International Association of Privacy Professionals), Assofintech (Italian Association of Fintech and Insurtech), as well as of the working group “GDPR” of the American Chamber of Commerce in Italy.

Carlo is also the author of several publications on corporate law and corporate compliance.


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Carlo has been included among the finalists at the Legalcommunity IP&TMT Awards 2020
as Lawyer of the year in the Media and Privacy categories.

The TMT and Data Protection Department has been included among the finalists at the TopLegal Industry Awards 2020 in the Technology and Media categories as well as at the Legalcommunity IP&TMT Awards 2020
for the Media and Privacy categories.

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The TMT & Data Protection Department has been included in the Industry Focus "TMT" of The Legal500 2021, with the following comment: "Morri Rossetti e Associati focuses on advising Italian and foreign companies active in a wide range of industry sectors, including TMT, ICT, media and online advertising, on regulatory issues in connection to publishing and advertising online, privacy and data protection, telecoms, e-commerce and outsourcing, cybersecurity. The group also handles tax and M&A matters related to the TMT sector. Carlo Impalà heads the team".

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Mr Impalà has been included among the finalists of the Legalcommunity IP&TMT Awards 2021 as "Lawyer of the Year" for the PRIVACY and IT categories.

Mr. Impalà has been included among the finalists of the Legalcommunity 40under40 Awards 2021 as "Lawyer of the Year" for the IP&TMT category.

Morri Rossetti firm has been included among the finalists of the Legalcommunity IP&TMT Awards 2021 as "Firm of the Year" for the PRIVACY, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY and E-SPORTS categories.

Morri Rossetti was included among the finalists of the Legalcommunity 40 Under40 Awards 2021 as "Team of the Year" for the TMT and PRIVACY categories.

 



M&A, Private Equity and Venture Capital | Corporate Governance and Compliance | TMT | Privacy