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Latham & Watkins
75007 PARIS


Suzana Sava-Montanari is a partner in the Paris office of Latham & Watkins specializing in debt capital markets, structured finance and derivatives.

Ms. Sava-Montanari’s practice focuses on debt capital markets transactions where she regularly advises international clients on MTN programs, stand-alone investment grade, high yield and hybrid bond issues.

On the structured finance side, she advises clients on repackaging transactions and bespoke structures, including managed products as well as OTC derivatives transactions. In the last years, Ms. Sava-Montanari has advised arrangers, asset managers and institutional or UHNW investor subscribers on a wide variety of structured credit, fund-linked or tax driven transactions delivered through debt securities, balance sheet CLOs, OTC derivatives or ordinary equity.

In relation to derivatives, Ms. Sava-Montanari advises on equity, credit, fund and energy derivatives, as well as on stock-lending transactions.

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Titrisation, dérivés et financements structurés

(Les grands avocats de demain)

Suzana Sava-MontanariLatham & Watkins

Le bureau parisien de Latham & Watkins abrite des expertises en droit français, anglais et américain, ce qui en fait un conseil particulièrement recommandé pour les opérations internationales. Le cabinet traite un large volume de transactions à haute valorisation, portant sur une large gamme de produits : titres structurés, dérivés actions, structured token offerings, hedging transactions. Le cabinet gère aussi le contentieux des produits financiers et les sujets réglementaires. La pratique est dirigée par Thomas Vogel  . Il est entouré de Suzana Sava-Montanari, qui a été promue associée en mars 2021.

France > Derivatives and structured finance

(Next Generation Partners)

Suzana Sava-MontanariLatham & Watkins

The Paris derivatives and structured finance group at Latham & Watkins continues to lead in the practice area, combining the experience of its team with the strength of a global network spanning North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific regions, to advise major financial institutions and asset managers (Goldman Sachs, Eurazeo), blockchain companies and corporates in such sectors as energy, travel and packaging (including TotalEnergies, Lagardere, Schoeller Allibert), involved in cross-border, high-value transactions. Thomas Vogel leads the team, displaying expertise in strategic equity solutions and fixed income transactions. Suzana Sava-Montanari brings strength to securitisations and financial regulatory matters. Associate Jaime Hall provides support to complex strategic contingent hedging transactions.