Antonio Siciliano

Title: Partner
Offices: Milan, Rome
Languages: English, Italian

Antonio Siciliano mainly focuses in banking and financial law (including corporate lending, leveraged and acquisition finance), bond issues and other debt securities, securitisation of different asset classes, structured products and derivatives, advising, among others, leading national players, multinationals, banks and financial institutions. In the area of capital markets, in which he is mainly active, Antonio took part in numerous bond issues, including high yield bonds, both domestic and international, on a stand-alone basis and under the EMTN/GMTN programme, in the context of public offers and private placement, as well as in mini-bond issuances by small-medium enterprises (including in the context of funding programmes launched by banking groups and institutional investors, such as the so-called basket bonds), project bonds and other debt instruments. Antonio has also been involved in the structuring of the first green bonds and sustainability-linked bonds by Italian companies, as well as in liability management transactions in the form of tender offers, exchange offers, intermediated exchange offers and consent solicitation.

Antonio is mentioned in Chambers and Partners as follows: “very competent and able to mediate well in negotiations with different counterparties” (2021). He is also recognised as Rising Star by IFLR1000 in Banking, Capital Markets: Debt and Capital Markets: Structured finance and securitisation practice areas, as well as by The Legal 500, as Next Generation Partner, in the Capital Markets: Debt sector.