Francesco Lombardo
Partner - Financing & Capital Markets
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP

Francesco Lombardo is a partner of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP and leads the Italian financing and capital markets practice in the context of the Global Transactions group. His practice focuses on value-add and highly complex structured finance and distressed debt related transactions. He regularly acts on challenging NPLs and repossessed asset acquisitions as well as UTPs and single names’ acquisitions (also in the context of restructurings). He has wide experience of advising sponsors, investors, corporates and banks on leveraged acquisitions and refinancing transactions as well as on real estate financing transactions, restructurings, syndicated loan facilities and capital markets exits.
Francesco has been recently awarded ‘Lawyer of the year’ at the Legalcommunity, Forty under 40 Awards 2020, Italy.