Carlo Massini | Milan | Hogan Lovells

Carlo Massini

Partner Corporate & Finance

Languages

English, Italian, German

Massini Carlo

Carlo Massini
Massini Carlo
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Carlo Massini has “good negotiation skills”

Legal 500 EMEA 2018

Carlo Massini is a Partner of the Italian Banking and Loan Finance department, who advises lenders, borrowers and investors in all forms of lending, including real estate and project finance, acquisition finance, asset finance and international trade finance. Carlo is qualified to practice in Italy and New York, and is praised by clients for "his profound knowledge and experience".

Carlo's clients operate in a broad range of industries such as real estate energy, financial institutions, and manufacturing. He is the right lawyer for handling deals with large corporations, banks, credit funds and other direct lenders, private equity sponsors, and their financial advisors.

Praised by clients for his “evaluations that are always well balanced, crisp and clear, and they are very helpful when tackling very complex problems", Carlo is consistently listed in major legal directories.

Carlo leads the Pro Bono team in the Milan office and is a members of the Italian offices' committee on fundraising partnerships.

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“Carlo Massini’s evaluations are always well balanced, crisp and clear, and they are very helpful when tackling very complex problems. He is also very focused on clients’ needs and very service oriented.”

Legal 500 EMEA, 2022

Representative experience

Assistance to private equity investor in €121.5 million credit facilities by a direct lender for acquisition and refinancing indebtedness of a group with hospitality facilities in Italy and St. Barth

Assistance to a syndicate of lenders in $750 million borrowing base credit facilities to a primary group in petrochemicals sector to finance its working capital and refinance its existing indebtedness

Assistance to the sponsor and property owning subsidiaries in €110 million credit facilities by two European banks, to refinance the indebtedness and finance the renovation of a primary hotel in Italy

Assistance to the arrangers and lenders in €217.5 million unitranche financing for the acquisition of a primary international manufacturing group and its Italian operations

 

Assistance to the lenders in the security on natural gas deposited in Italy, as credit support in relation to €950 million credit facility to a primary international trader

Assistance to a primary domestic credit institution in credit facilities to branches in China of Italy's main commercial banks, to finance Italian export and internationalization of Italian businesses

Assistance to a syndicate of international lenders on €225 million credit facilities to a multinational group to finance its general corporate purposes and working capital

 

Assistance to a primary international debt fund on $435 million first lien secured notes secured by strategic assets in central Italy

Assistance to a primary international bank in the development of model forms of contract for supply chain financing transaction through a digital claim and collection management platform

Credentials

Education
  • Law Degree (Laurea in Giurisprudenza), Università di Ferrara, Italy
  • LL.M., University of San Diego

Recognition

Leading Individual, Banking and finance: Borrower side

Legal 500 EMEA

2018-2023
Leading Individual, Banking and finance: Lender or Arranger side

Legal 500 EMEA

2018-2023
Carlo Massini is ranked as Leading Lawyer, Highly Regarded within Italy

IFLR 1000

2020
Carlo Massini is ranked as Leading Lawyer for Banking, PPP/PFI, Real estate finance.

IFLR 1000

2015