Sabrina Setini is an Italian qualified lawyer and Of Counsel in the Italian Finance Group, based in the Rome office. Sabrina has a large experience in advising clients on banking, finance, structured finance, and debt capital markets.
Sabrina focuses on advising prominent Italian and international banks and large corporations, financial companies, and investment funds on matters concerning securitisation and asset finance, for both performing and distressed assets (including transactions where the Italian State provides a guarantee on the senior rated notes (GACS)). She also deals with securitisations carried out in the context of acquisition transactions as well as sale processes of NPLs. In the debt capital market sector, she constantly advises clients on the issuance of minibonds, corporate and eurobonds, EMTN programmes, basket bonds structures, as well as high yield, equity-linked, and exchangeable notes.
Prior to joining Orrick, Sabrina worked in the legal department of the Renewable Energies Division at the Italian Ministry of Environment, where she gained specific energy law experience.
Sabrina gained a Ph.D. in European Private Law and Compared Judicial Systems at the University "Roma TRE" of Rome; and she is fluent in English.