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Clifford Chance

Briefings

The use of English law in Italian financial transactions after Brexit

29 March 2019

Since the Brexit referendum of June 2016, clients have on several occasions queried whether after the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the European Union judgments of the English courts will continue to be recognised and enforced in Italy, and whether the choice of English law and English jurisdiction will remain viable options for Italian financial transactions.

While the short answer to all three of these questions is "yes", Brexit will bring about certain changes, some of which we will discuss in this briefing.

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