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Iacopo Canino

White & Case (Milan)
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Iacopo Canino is an Italian qualified lawyer with more than 20 years’ experience. He focuses his activity in the area of leveraged finance where he is capable of assisting clients with a wide range of products including banking, high yield and private debt financings. He is also active in debt restructuring and special situations and has advised on a broad range of financing, debt restructuring and M&A transactions in the Italian and European market. Iacopo is widely recognized as a leading finance lawyer by legal benchmark publications having worked on a large number of the top financing transactions in the Italian market over the past decade, understanding the changing needs of clients and supporting them through the global financial downturn and being equally at home in the large-cap and mid-market spaces. Iacopo developed a specific and thorough expertise in Private Credit & Direct Lending having been at the forefront of this fast growing market since its start in Italy. He advised investors in a range of situations including unitranche, senior, mezzanine and PIK financings in both performing and distressed situations. Iacopo is ranked amongst the leading lawyers in Banking & Finance by Chambers Global 2021 and The Legal 500 2021. He’s also recommended in Restructuring & Insolvency by The Legal 500 2021. In Chambers is described as "practical, rational and logical" and sources say that "working with him was very smooth". Iacopo is also recognized as a highly regarded lawyer in Banking & Finance and Financial restructuring by IFLR1000 2021. Iacopo is one of the very few Italian banking attorneys with specific knowledge and experience in the high yield space. In Chambers 2015 is described as "practical, rational and logical” and sources say that “working with him was very smooth.” According to Chambers 2016 clients assert: "He is very proficient in loan restructuring, high-yield bonds and security packages." Iacopo is recognized as a highly regarded lawyer in DCM - High Yield by IFLR1000 2021. Iacopo is highly active in the areas of general corporate and commercial law and is very highly regarded for his experience in the areas of M&A. He has advised on a broad range of M&A transactions in the Italian market with particular focus on private equity.

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Giuseppe Barra Caracciolo, Iacopo Canino, Gianluca Fanti, Ferigo Foscari, Leonardo Graffi, Michaël Immordino, Andrea Novarese, Veronica Pinotti, Evgeny Scirtò Ostrovskiy, Maria Cristina Storchi, Alessandro Zappasodi, Tommaso Tosi The Italian Government approves the draft annual law for competition

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After several delays, on November 4, 2021, the Italian Council of Ministers examined and finally approved the draft Annual Law for Competition ("Draft") pursuant to Article 47 of Law No. 99/2009. The Draft reflects most of the proposals sent to the Italian government by the Italian Competition (...)

Leonardo Graffi, Michaël Immordino, Veronica Pinotti, Giuseppe Barra Caracciolo, Iacopo Canino, Gianluca Fanti, Ferigo Foscari, Andrea Novarese, Evgeny Scirtò Ostrovskiy, Maria Cristina Storchi, Tommaso Tosi, Alessandro Zappasodi The Italian Government approves a draft annual law for competition aligning national merger control rules to EU standards and extending the scope of the Competition Authority’s enforcement powers

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After several delays, on November 4, 2021, the Italian Council of Ministers examined and finally approved the draft Annual Law for Competition ("Draft") pursuant to Article 47 of Law No. 99/2009. The Draft reflects most of the proposals sent to the Italian government by the Italian Competition (...)

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