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Andrea Giannelli

Milan, Italy Europe Guide 2021 Ranked in 3 departments
Ranked in : Banking & Finance , Capital Markets: Debt , Capital Markets: Securitisation
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Banking & Finance - Italy

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Sources single out Andrea Giannelli as "a brilliant lawyer." Co-leading the team, Giannelli advises on revolving credit facilities, corporate financing mandates and other structured finance transactions.
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Capital Markets: Debt - Italy

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Andrea Giannelli assists international clients from the banking, energy and aerospace sectors with high-yield bonds, EMTN programmes and securitisation matters.
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Capital Markets: Securitisation - Italy

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Andrea Giannelli assists international clients from the banking, energy and aerospace sectors with high-yield bonds, EMTN programmes and securitisation matters.
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Andrea Giannelli heads the Banking & Finance and Debt Capital Markets departments of Legance and he is widely acknowledged as a key player in banking, structured finance and DCM transactions. He has been involved in a large number of complex transactions, always being at the forefront of the major bond issues under Euro Medium Term Note / Global Medium Term Note programmes or on a stand-alone basis, liability management transactions, securitisations and other structured finance transactions (including in particular CMBS and NPLs portfolio transfers) as well as bonds placed on domestic and international markets, including innovative capital instruments issued by banks and financial intermediaries for capital adequacy purposes.

Career

Andrea Giannelli is a Senior Partner in Legance since the creation of the Firm in 2007.

Prevoiusly, he was Partner at Gianni, Origoni, Grippo & Partners where he led the Banking and Finance Group of the Milan Office (2002 - 2007).

Before 2002 he was Partner at Simmons & Simmons Grippo, Milan.

In 1999 he obtained a PH.D. in Corporate and Capital Markets Law at Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi, in Milan. Andrea Giannelli is a member of the faculty of Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi in Milan, where he teaches Banking Law and Financial Institutions and Capital Markets Law. For many years, Andrea Giannelli has cooperated with the Università degli Studi di Brescia, teaching Capital Markets Law and Commercial Law.

Professional Memberships

In 1997 he was admitted to the Milan Bar, Italy.

He is also a member of the faculty of Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi in Milan.

Publications

Andrea Giannelli is the author of several articles published in Italian and European legal reviews. Among others:

•“Diritto degli intermediari e dei mercati finanziari”, P. Sfameni and A. Giannelli, Egea, Milan, 2018, third edition;

•“Obbligazioni convertibili, convertende e a conversione sintetica”, Rivista delle Società, 2016;

•“Diritto degli intermediari e dei mercati finanziari”, P. Sfameni and A. Giannelli, Egea, Milan, 2015, second edition;

•“Shadow banking e liberalizzazione del credito”, Bocconi Legal Papers, 2014;

•“Le società per la cartolarizzazione dei crediti. Evoluzione della specie o mutazione genetica?”, Strumenti Finanziari e Fiscalità, Egea, 2014;

•“Le obbligazioni ibride. Tra obbligo di rimborso e partecipazione sociale”, Egea, Milan, 2013;

•“Diritto degli intermediari e dei mercati finanziari”, P. Sfameni and A. Giannelli, Egea, Milan, 2013;

•“I contratti dei sistemi multilaterali di negoziazione”, I contratti per l’impresa. II. Banca, mercati, società, edited by G. Gitti, M. Maugeri, M. Notari, Il Mulino, Bologna, 2012;

•“Il ‘tipo’ delle obbligazioni bancarie anche alla luce delle nuove fattispecie di ibridi bancari”, Scritti giuridici per Piergaetano Marchetti. Liber discipulorum, Egea, 2011;

•“Comments on Art. 2346, paragraph 6”, Commentario alla riforma delle società, M. Notari and A. Giannelli, supervised by P. Marchetti, L.A. Bianchi, F. Ghezzi, M. Notari, vol. Azioni, edited by M. Notari, Egea, Milan, 2008;

•“Studies on financial instruments”, Azioni, edited by M. Notari, Milan, 2008;

•“Studies on corporate bonds: Comment on Articles 2410, 2411, 2412, 2413, 2414, 2414-bis, 2420-bis and 2420-ter of the Italian Civil Code, Obbligazioni – Bilancio, edited by M. Notari and L.A. Bianchi, Milan, 2006;

•“New opportunities offered by the Italian corporate law reform for securitisation transactions”, Global Securitisation Review, 2004/2005;

•“Le c.d. società veicolo utilizzate nell’ambito di operazioni di finanza strutturata: crocevia tra privilegio della personalità giuridica e regole del diritto dell’impresa e dei contratti. Spunti preliminari di riflessione”, AA.VV., Governo dell’impresa e mercato delle regole. Scritti giuridici per Guido Rossi, Giuffrè, Milan, 2002, p. 775 ss.;

•“La società per la cartolarizzazione dei crediti: questioni regolamentari e profili di diritto societario e dell’impresa”, Rivista delle Società, Giuffrè, 2002, p. 920 ss.;

•“Comments on Articles 120 and 121 of the Italian Financial Act”, La disciplina delle società quotate nel Testo Unico della Finanza d.lgs. 24 febbraio 1998, n. 58. Commentario edited by P. Marchetti and L.A. Bianchi, Vol. I, Giuffré, Milan, 1999, p. 772 ss..

Industry Sector Expertise

Banking & Finance

Debt Capital Markets

Securitisation and Structured finance

NPLs

Financial Intermediaries Regulations

Languages Spoken

Italian, English

Awards

Structured Finance Lawyer of the Year

Legalcommunity Finance Awards

2020

Banking & Finance Professional of the Year

Top Legal Awards

2020

Education

Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi, Milan

Ph.D., Corporate and Capital Markets Law

1996 - 1999

Università degli Studi di Milano, Milan

Law Degree, maxima cum laude

1990 - 1994

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