Patrizio Messina is a dual
qualified lawyer (England and Wales, and Italy), a senior legal expert in
International Business and Finance. Patrizio
is member of the Banking & Finance Group, Partner in charge for Europe and a member of the Firm’s Global Management Committee.
Patrizio is "Extraordinary" Professor (pursuant to Art. 1, paragraph 12, Law 230/2005) of "Diritto
della finanza di Impresa" at Guglielmo Marconi University, School of
Law (Rome, Italy). He is visiting Professor in "Alternative
Finance for SME, European regulation and practice" at the King's College Business School, and fellow of the Dickson Poon School of Law at the King's College (London, UK).
Patrizio represents governments, large public
companies, global leading banking and financial groups, hedge and private
equity funds on complex and pioneering transactions.
Patrizio is (i) a deep expert in Debt Capital Markets transactions spreading from Corporate bonds, Eurobonds, Mini-bonds, EMTN and private placements, to
asset finance and securitizations as well as other structured financings
collateralized by a large variety of performing and non-performing assets; and (ii) senior advisor in major strategic M&A in Europe with focus in the banking, energy and infrastructure industries.
His experience includes
sophisticated banking deals, leveraged finance and tailored funding