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Isabella Porchia

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Latham & Watkins LLP

Work Department

Corporate Department

Position

Isabella Porchia is a Counsel in the Milan office. She specializes in equity and debt capital markets deals, public company representation, corporate law, financial regulation and equity derivatives.

Her practice focuses primarily on corporate finance, including equity and debt capital markets offerings, company representation, corporate law, general securities law and financial regulatory matters and equity derivatives. Ms. Porchia has considerable experience representing public and private companies, investment banks and investment funds on a wide range of public and private domestic and cross-border transactions.

Career

Prior to joining Latham & Watkins in 2008, Ms. Porchia was an associate in the Capital Markets Department of Gianni Origoni Grippo Cappelli & Partners.

Languages

Italian, English

Education

Master of Laws in Securities Laws and Financial Markets, Università degli Studi di Milano, 2003
LL.M - International Business Law, London Guildhall University, 2000
Law Degree, Università di Cagliari, 1999


Italy

Capital markets: Debt

Within: Next Generation Partners

Isabella Porchia - Latham & Watkins LLP

Within: Capital markets: Debt

Latham & Watkins LLP's team in Milan is particularly noted for its capacity to advise on US law. Antonio Coletti is office managing partner of the Milan and Rome offices and Jeffrey Lawlis has notable experience in public and private cross-border deals. Coletti, Lawlis and Ryan Benedict led advice to The Carlyle Group on Twinset’s €200m issuance, which was in the form of a private placement and execution of a super-senior revolving credit facility. Other highlights include advising Goldman Sachs on the issuance of €2.2bn senior secured notes. Maria Cristina Storchi and counsel Isabella Porchia are also highly rated.

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Capital markets: Equity

Within: Next Generation Partners

Isabella Porchia - Latham & Watkins LLP

Within: Capital markets: Equity

Latham & Watkins LLP is particularly noted for its ability to advise on US law and the team regularly advises on large, cross-border transactions. Antonio Coletti and Ryan Benedict acted for Banca IMI, Credit Suisse, UniCredit and Banca Akros, as joint global coordinators and joint bookrunners, on the IPO of Gamenet Group's ordinary shares on Borsa Italiana. Jeffrey Lawlis and Maria Cristina Storchi are also key names; Isabella Porchia is a highly regarded counsel.

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