Annalisa Dentoni-Litta | Rome | Hogan Lovells

Annalisa Dentoni-Litta

Partner Corporate & Finance


English, Italian


Annalisa Dentoni-Litta
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Annalisa Dentoni-Litta is a dual qualified attorney (Italy and New York) with wide experience on structured finance, securitizations, and covered bond transactions, also with a focus on public finance and Italian local public entities.

Her structured finance experience includes advice to arrangers, issuers and originators in relation to a number of public and private securitizations, both domestic and cross-border, as well as receivables purchase transactions, involving various types of receivables, including NPE (UTP, NPLs) RMBS, consumer loans, healthcare receivables, tax and trade receivables.

She has an extensive experience on capital markets transactions, and she advises issuers, originators and arrangers in Italy and other countries (including Greece) on securitizations and covered bonds.

Annalisa advises on various transactions in Greece, such as National Bank of Greece on their covered bond programmes and acted on both the Phoenix and Vega transactions, as well as other NPL and HAPS compliant transactions.

Annalisa Dentoni-Litta graduated from the University of Rome "La Sapienza" magna cum laude in 1995. She has an LL.M. Degree from New York University School of Law.

She also has extensive experience in public finance transactions, in particular structured transactions on loans to the public administration.

She is an authority on regulatory matters in banking and finance.

In 2020, she won the TopLegal Award as "Lawyer of the Year in Principal Finance".

She is ranked in BAND 3 by Chambers and Partners in Debt Capital Markets and Securitization and included by The Legal 500 among the "Next Generation Partners" in Capital Markets: Debt.

She is a lecturer in the "Master Diritto e Impresa - Il Sole 24 Ore Business School" with reference to Securitization and Covered Bonds transactions.

She is member of the Scientific Committee of Assobenefit.


  • LL.M., New York University, 2000
  • J.D. in Law, Università degli Studi di Roma "La Sapienza", magna cum laude, 1995
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • Rome
  • New York


Capital Markets: Securitisation - Band 2

Chambers Global and Europe

Capital Markets: Debt, Leading Individuals

Legal 500 EMEA