Francesca Brilli

Title: Senior Counsel
Office: Milan
Languages: English, French, Italian

Francesca Brilli is a project expert with a significant experience in relation to both the financial and contractual aspects connected to complex infrastructure finance and other energy financing transactions. She focuses on banking and financial transactions and gained extensive experience, in both the infrastructure and in the renewables energy sector (in particular wind farms, photovoltaic plants, biomass plants and waste-to-energy plants), assisting leading national and international players, investment banks and financial institutions in relation to each phase characterising these transactions (acquisition of projects, participation to tender procedures, due diligence activities, drafting and negotiations of project contracts and finance documents). Francesca Brilli also has experience in M&A and commercial law issues.

Francesca Brilli is mentioned in Chambers and Partners as follows: “very good in contractual tasks” (2022), “Competence, flexibility and self-confidence are the characteristics that allow her to provide essential assistance in a smooth way even in critical phases of negotiations” (2021), “She has good experience and looks credible in front of financial institutions” (2020), “very precise” (2019), “sources recommend her lender-side practice, and further enthuse: She is a good executor who is very precise in the drafting (2018).

The Legal 500 also mentions Francesca as a “Rising Star” in the “Banking and Finance: Borrower side” section.