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Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

CORSO G MATTEOTTI 10, MILAN 20121, ITALY
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Italy

Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 4

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe is ‘highly appreciated for its technical skills and its availability to clients’. Milan-based Alessandro De Nicola, who ‘demonstrates a rare business-oriented approach’, assisted Itab Shop Concept with its agreement to acquire La Fortezza Group. Guido Testa ‘always provides high-quality work’; Attilio Mazzilli ‘carries out each transaction in the best possible way’; and Marco Dell’Antonia is also highly rated. In Rome, Marco Nicolini is a key contact, and Betty Louie joined from DLA Piper.

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Dispute resolution
Other recommended firms - ranked: tier 1

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

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Employment
Other recommended firms - ranked: tier 1

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

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Intellectual property
Other recommended firms - ranked: tier 1

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

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Real estate and construction
Other recommended firms - ranked: tier 1

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

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Restructuring and insolvency
Other recommended firms - ranked: tier 1

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

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Tax
Other recommended firms - ranked: tier 1

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

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Italy: Banking and finance

Borrower side
Banking and finance: borrower side - ranked: tier 3

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe recently acted for the borrower in a large-value infrastructure financing. In Rome, Raul Ricozzi is a project and shipping finance expert and managing partner Patrizio Messina is also recommended; he ‘establishes excellent relations with clients’. Milan-based Emanuela Molinaro is a real estate finance specialist and Milan and Rome-based special counsel Dorothy de Rubeis has ‘a very practical approach to negotiations’.

Next generation lawyers

Dorothy de Rubeis - Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

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Lender or arranger side
Banking and finance: lender or arranger side - ranked: tier 3

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe recently advised a lender on a real estate acquisition financing deal. Rome and Milan-based head of finance Patrizio Messina is recommended along with energy and infrastructure project finance expert Raul Ricozzi, Rome-based Marco Zechini and special counsel Dorothy de Rubeis, who divides time between Milan and Rome.

Next generation lawyers

Dorothy de Rubeis - Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

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Italy: Capital markets

Debt
Capital markets: debt - ranked: tier 2

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe’s ‘overall level of service is very good and the value for money is pretty outstanding’. The practice is particularly recommended for mini-bonds and securitisation work. Rome and Milan-based Patrizio Messina advised Snam on setting up a €12bn term note programme. Milan and London-based Madeleine Horrocks is ‘singled out for her technical ability and infinite patience’, and Rome-based Gianrico Giannesi ‘has strong legal knowledge, combined with good business acumen’. Raul Ricozzi is also recommended along with Rome-based securitisation and covered bonds expert Annalisa Dentoni-Litta.

Leading individuals

Patrizio Messina - Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

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Italy: Industry focus

Energy
Industry focus: energy - ranked: tier 2

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe has ‘extensive industry knowledge’ of the renewable energy sector, where it predominantly advises international corporations and infrastructure funds on cross-border financings and M&A. Clients include European Energy, Snam and Finint Investments. Cristina Martorana and the ‘very smart’ Carlo Montella are recommended.

Leading individuals

Cristina Martorana - Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

Next generation lawyers

Carlo Montella - Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

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