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Legance - Avvocati Associati

VIA BROLETTO 20, 20121 MILAN, ITALY
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Work +39 02 89 63 071
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www.legance.com
London, Milan, New York, Rome

Andrea Giannelli

Tel:
Work +39 02 89 63 071
Email:
Legance - Avvocati Associati

Work Department

Banking & Finance - Debt Capital Markets

Position

Partner

Career

Andrea Giannelli heads the Banking and DCM Department of Legance. He is a key player in banking, structured finance and DCM transactions. He has been involved in many complex transactions, being always at the forefront of the major bond issues under EMTN/GMTN programmes or on a stand-alone basis, liability management transactions, securitisations and other structured finance transactions (including CMBS and, in the recent years, NPLs portfolio transfers, participating in most of the leading Italian transactions) as well as bonds placed on domestic and international markets, including innovative capital instruments issued by banks and financial intermediaries for capital adequacy purposes.

Languages

Italian, English

Member

Member of the Milan Bar, Italy.

Education

In 1994 he graduated in Law, maxima cum laude, at Università degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy.
In 1999 he obtained a Ph.D., Corporate and Capital Markets Law, at Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi, Milan, Italy.


Italy

Banking and finance: Borrower side

Within: Leading individuals

Andrea Giannelli - Legance - Avvocati Associati

Within: Banking and finance: Borrower side

Legance - Avvocati Associati¬†covers¬†leveraged, acquisition, mezzanine project and real estate financing, as well as syndicated loans and securities lending transactions. Guido Iannoni Sebastianini¬†advised Enel on a revolving credit facility that was made available by a Mediobanca ‚Äď Banca di Credito Finanziario-led banking pool. The banking law group is co-ordinated by¬†Andrea Giannelli¬†and the energy, project and infrastructure department is¬†co-ordinated by Monica Colombera¬†and Filippo Ruffato.¬†Other highly rated advisers are¬†Luca Autuori,¬†Emanuele Espositi¬†and¬†Giandomenico Ciaramella,¬†and the key senior counsels are recently promoted¬†Tommaso Bernasconi¬†as well as¬†Iacopo Fontana,¬†Antonio Palazzolo¬†and Giovanni Scirocco.

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Banking and finance: lender or arranger side

Within: Leading individuals

Andrea Giannelli - Legance - Avvocati Associati

Within: Banking and finance: lender or arranger side

Legance - Avvocati Associati's practice covers leveraged, acquisition, mezzanine, project and real estate financing. Other areas of strength are syndicated loans, debt restructurings and securities' lending transactions. The banking law group is co-ordinated by Andrea Giannelli and the energy, project and infrastructure department is co-ordinated by Monica Colombera and Filippo Ruffato. Giannelli acted for a pool of banks on a financing to Sintonia, which is wholly controlled by Edizione, the Benetton Family’s holding company. Other highly rated advisers are Luca Autuori, Guido Iannoni Sebastianini, Emanuele Espositi and Giandomenico Ciaramella, and the key senior counsels are recently promoted Tommaso Bernasconi, as well as Iacopo Fontana, Antonio Palazzolo and Giovanni Scirocco.

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Capital markets: Debt

Within: Leading individuals

Andrea Giannelli - Legance - Avvocati Associati

Within: Capital markets: Debt

Legance - Avvocati Associati 'provides insightful legal advice'. The practice is experienced in investment grade and sub-investment grade bonds and covered, high-yield, convertible, mini and project bonds, as well as securitisation work, liability management transactions and derivatives. It advised Quaestio Capital Management on the securitisation of the non-performing loan (NPL) portfolio of Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena and other MPS group institutions. Senior partner Andrea Giannelli heads the banking and debt capital markets departments; Vittorio Pozzi and Antonio Siciliano, who was recently promoted, are notable senior counsels.

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