Giovanni Scirocco

Title: Partner
Office: Rome
Languages: English, Italian, Spanish

Giovanni Scirocco has about a 15-year experience in energy and infrastructures industries as well as in banking and financial transactions. In the infrastructure sector he has focused mainly on transports (highways, airports, light railways and local public transportation systems), parking and hospitals, while in the energy sector he has dealt with renewable energy plants (wind, photovoltaic, hydro, biomass and biogas), conventional gas and cogeneration plants as well as energy connection infrastructures. Giovanni assists primary national and international players, investment banks and financial institutions in relation to each phase characterizing these transactions (development and acquisition of projects, participation to tender procedures, due diligence activities, drafting and negotiations of construction and other project contracts and finance documents), consolidating specific knowledge also in M&A, regulatory, public and administrative law. Furthermore, Giovanni has acquired a strong experience in complex financing and refinancing structures as well as in acquisition and real estate financings, with particular focus on real estate transactions involving construction phase, also in the hospitality sector.

Giovanni Scirocco is mentioned in the Project Finance section of Chambers and Partners quoting his clients applauding his “competence, availability and integrity” (2020).

Giovanni is also mentioned by The Legal 500 as a Next Generation Partner in the Banking and Finance section (both borrower and lender or arranger side) and in the Energy section mentioning clients as follows “Giovanni Scirocco is very knowledgeable, calm and solutions oriented, and combines excellent knowledge of the legal system with pragmatic advice, taking ownership of the issues” (2022).

In 2020 Giovanni has been awarded “Infrastructure and Constructions lawyer of the year” at the Legalcommunity Forty under 40 Awards.