Team/Giovanni Nicchiniello

Giovanni Nicchiniello

PRACTICE AREA

Banking & finance

 

Giovanni Nicchiniello graduated with honors from the University of Genoa in 1998. He worked in private practice with a number of leading law firms, including CBA and BonelliErede, prior to becoming Head of M&A and Finance at Pirelli & C. Real Estate S.p.A. and, since 2004, Head of Legal Affairs at Pirelli & C. Real Estate SGR S.p.A. From 2005 to 2009 he was general counsel of the listed merchant bank Sopaf S.p.A. He returned to private practice in 2010, also working with Prof. Guido Rossi. In 2012 he became a partner at McDermott Will & Emery and, subsequently, in 2018, a partner at Hi.lex. On 1 July 2020 He joined Orsingher Ortu – Avvocati Associati in July 2020. His practice is mainly in the corporate finance sector, assisting clients on domestic and international M&A transactions involving regulated companies (listed companies, banks, asset management companies, funds and financial intermediaries) with a particular focus on the private debt, real estate and restructuring sectors, as well as private equity. He speaks English fluently.

PRACTICE AREA

Banking & finance

Our banking and finance department offers high level assistance in all areas of banking and finance law, with a particular focus on acquisition finance, real estate finance, project finance and restructuring. Our team advises domestic and international clients, financial institutions, investment funds and leading companies in a variety of sectors, including luxury & fashion, digital & media, food, chemicals, automotive, real estate, energy and industrial manufacturing. [open_background background_title="Areas of activity" background_sub_title="We have particular expertise in (and advise regularly on) the following matters:"][/open_background] [text_boxed_cento text_content="Corporate finance transactions"][/text_boxed_cento] [text_boxed_cento text_content="Bridge financing"][/text_boxed_cento] [text_boxed_cento text_content="Negotiation of syndicated loans"][/text_boxed_cento] [text_boxed_cento text_content="Structuring and implementing acquisition finance, with particular regard to the multi-jurisdictional aspects of those transactions"][/text_boxed_cento] [text_boxed_cento text_content="Mezzanine financing"][/text_boxed_cento] [text_boxed_cento text_content="Assisting lenders and real estate funds on the structuring of real estate finance"][/text_boxed_cento] [text_boxed_cento text_content="Project finance"][/text_boxed_cento] [text_boxed_cento text_content="Debt restructuring"][/text_boxed_cento] [close_background][/close_background]

giovanni.nicchiniello@orsingher.com