Giovanni de' Capitani > ADVANT Nctm > Milan, Italy > Lawyer Profile

20121 MILAN

Work Department

Banking & Finance


Giovanni de’ Capitani di Vimercate, Equity Partner, has a strong experience in Banking & Finance.
He advises banks and financial intermediaries, as well as companies and private equity funds, in relation to granting of loans and debt restructuring: to this regard, Giovanni handled a large number of complicated restructuring transactions such as Sirti, Maire Tecnimont, Limoni e La Gardenia, Vetrerie Riunite.

Always in favour of banks and financial intermediaries, both Italian and foreign, he provides advice in relation to regulatory matters.

He also assisted many banks in relation to the sale of non-performing loans and leasing portfolios.

He is also specialised in Mergers & Aquisitions, with a strong expertise in particular, in M&A-banking related transactions, such as – recently – those concerning Hypo Alpe Adria Bank, Santander Private Banking and Banca Popolare Lecchese.


2004 – today: Nctm Studio Legale


Italian, English, German


Admitted to the Bar of Milan, 2009


Law Degree, Università degli Studi di Genova, May 2004

Lawyer Rankings

Italy > Banking and finance: lender or arranger side

ADVANT Nctm’s team consistently advises on large banking and financing transactions. It is particularly focused on acquisition, leveraged and project finance, and real estate and shipping financing. Stefano Padovani advises on extraordinary transactions; Alfredo Lizio is a shipping and aviation finance specialist; Eugenio Siragusa is a project finance expert; and Giovanni de’ Capitani di Vimercate advises private equity funds on acquisition finance. London-based Matteo Gallanti is the practice head.

Italy > Banking and finance: Borrower side

ADVANT Nctm‘s department focuses predominantly on acquisition, leveraged, project, real estate and shipping finance, along with debt restructuring. Stefano Padovani is an Islamic finance specialist; Alfredo Lizio is a shipping and aviation finance expert; Eugenio Siragusa advises on project finance; and Giovanni de’ Capitani di Vimercate is ‘always up to date on every aspect of the deal‘.  Banking and financial law expert Matteo Gallanti leads the team from London.