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Legance - Avvocati Associati

VIA DI SAN NICOLA DA TOLENTINO 67, 00187 ROMA, ITALY
Tel:
Work +39 06 93 18 271
Fax:
Fax +39 06 93 18 27 403
Email:
Web:
www.legance.com
London, Milan, New York, Rome

Giovanni Scirocco

Tel:
Work +39 06 93 18 271
Email:
Web:
www.legance.com
Legance - Avvocati Associati

Work Department

Project Financing - Energy, Gas and Natural Resources

Position

Partner

Career

Giovanni Scirocco focuses mainly on banking and financial transactions. He gained a huge experience in project finance transactions, both in infrastructure sector (in particular, transports and hospitals) and in renewables energy sector (in particular, wind farms, photovoltaic plants, biomass plants and waste-to-energy plants), assisting primary national and international players, investment banks and financial institutions in relation to each phase characterizing these transactions (acquisition of projects, participation to tender procedures, due diligence activities, drafting and negotiations of project contracts and finance documents), consolidating specific knowledge also in commercial law and public and administrative law.
Furthermore, Giovanni has acquired a strong experience in complex financing and refinancing structures – also involving the European Investment Bank, Cassa Depositi e Prestiti S.p.A. and SACE S.p.A. – as well as in acquisition financings and shipping financings.

Languages

Italian, English, Spanish

Member

Member of the Avellino Bar

Education

In 2006 Giovanni Scirocco graduated in Law, magna cum laude, at Università “LUISS - Guido Carli”, Rome


Italy

Banking and finance: Borrower side

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 recently promoted partner¬†Giovanni Scirocco.¬†The key senior counsels are recently promoted¬†Tommaso Bernasconi¬†as well as¬†Iacopo Fontana¬†and¬†Antonio Palazzolo.

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Banking and finance: lender or arranger side

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, Giandomenico Ciaramella and Giovanni Scirocco, who was promoted to the partnership in 2019. The key senior counsels are recently promoted Tommaso Bernasconi, as well as Iacopo Fontana and Antonio Palazzolo.

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