Antonio Enrico Izzi

Associate

Antonio Izzi is a member of the Banking & Financial Services Practice in Greenberg Traurig's Milan office. He handles matters regarding domestic and cross-border structured finance, project finance, real estate and corporate loans, private placement, debt restructuring and NPLs sale and purchase transactions, both from a lenders’ / investors’ side and from a borrower’s / issuer’s side.

Concentrations

  • Domestic and cross-border financing transactions;
  • NPLs sale and purchase and relevant financing schemes;
  • Banking and finance due diligence.

Capabilities

Experience

Acted, in team with the relevant matter partner, for:

  • a pool of Italian and foreign institutional investors in the purchase of a portfolio of non-performing exposures originated by 22 cooperative banks, and securitisation of the same by way of a multitranche issue;°
  • a primary Italian master servicer, corporate servicer and calculation agent in the securitisation of non-performing exposures originated by 5 Italian banks, and the incorporation of a REOCO pursuant to article 7.1 paragraph 4 Law 130/99;°
  • a pool of Italian and foreign institutional investors in the purchase of a portfolio of non-performing exposures originated by 53 cooperative banks, and securitisation of the same by way of a unitranche issue;°
  • a company incorporated under Israeli law operating in the domain of the supply of military airborne, land and naval technologies in a factoring agreement, in the context of a joint venture program with a primary Italian company, for the supply of flight simulators for military purposes to an Italian public entity;°
  • a UK law investment firm in the subscription of a secured project bond issued by an Italian company operating in the domain of regional gas transportation;°
  • a primary Italian bank in the secured financing of an Italian company operating in the domain of sportswear;°
  • an alternative investment fund in the subscription of a secured bond pursuant to Article 2483 Italian Civil Code;°
  • a leading Italian bank in the secured financing of a close-ended alternative investment fund reserved to qualified investors for the acquisition of four properties;°
  • a company incorporated under the laws of Italy, in the review and negotiation of a secured property acquisition facility agreement;°
  • a pool of Italian banks in the restructuring of the financial indebtedness of an Italian company operating in the milling industry;°
  • an Italian bank, in an ECA-backed facility granted to an Italian company operating in the design, construction and distribution of drilling machines;°
  • a foreign financial institution in the restructuring of the financial indebtedness of a company operating in the construction and operation of solar power plants;°
  • an Italian company operating in the sport sector in its refinancing and corporate reorganization.°

°The above representations were handled by Mr. Izzi prior to his joining Greenberg Traurig Santa Maria, an affiliate of Greenberg Traurig, P.A. and Greenberg Traurig, LLP.

  • Junior Associate, UK law firm, Milan Office, 2018-2019
  • Junior Associate, Italian law firm, Milan Office, 2017-2018
  • Trainee, global law firm, Milan office, 2016-2017
  • Trainee, global law firm, Milan office, 2013-2015

Recognition & Leadership

  • Mentor, Volunteer Vision, 2019-Present
  • Contributor, Altalex, 2019-Present
  • Contributor, Diritto Bancario, 2017-Present

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., University of Milan, 2013
Admissions
  • Italy
Languages
  • Italian, Native
  • English, Proficient
  • French, Fluent
  • Spanish, Conversational