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Pietro Scarfone



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Pietro Scarfone



Pietro is a dual-qualified lawyer (English and Italian law) with 20 years of experience in banking and finance law. His practice mainly focuses on transactions in the areas of real estate finance, leveraged finance, acquisition finance, general corporate lending, infrastructure and ECA-backed finance and debt restructuring. He advises domestic and international lenders (including banks, institutional investors and alternative finance providers) and borrowers (including PE sponsors, large corporates and management companies) in respect of identification and analysis of the financing structures and products/techniques to be implemented, the negotiation of the relevant documents and the regulatory compliance analysis.

Clients laud his strong technical knowledge and great problem-solving skills.” Chambers Europe & Global 2020 (Banking & Finance: Italy)

Pietro Scarfone pays attention to clients' needs and has a positive attitude to solving problems.” Legal500 EMEA 2019 (Banking & Finance: Italy)

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News: 15 JANUARY 2021

A&O’s European Leveraged Finance practice leads the way across several Debtwire rankings for 2020

Allen & Overy has been recognised once again as the leading adviser for leveraged finance in Europe, according to data published by Debtwire.

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News: 14 JANUARY 2021

Allen & Overy advises Ørsted on the 605.2MW Greater Changhua 1 offshore wind project in Taiwan

Allen & Overy has acted as legal adviser to energy company Ørsted (as sponsor) on the construction arrangements and sale (and related purchaser financing arrangements) of a 50% stake in the 605.2MW…

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Publications: 08 JULY 2020

Covid-19 coronavirus – An update on the main measures for the credit sector in the Italian Government’s recent decrees

The Liquidity Decree was converted into law, with amendments, by Law No. 40 of 5 June 2020 which came into force on 7 June 2020. The Liquidity decree introduced significant new measures, some of which…

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Publications: 17 APRIL 2020

Covid-19 coronavirus: The main measures for the credit sector in the Italian Government’s recent decrees

The Covid-19 coronavirus continues to have a significant impact on Italy’s credit sector and on 9 April 2020 decree n. 23 of 8 April 2020 (the so-called Liquidity Decree) came into force.

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Admitted as avvocato, Italy, 2003

Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 2010


JD, Catholic University of Milan, Italy, 2000