Louise Ruggiero | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Louise Ruggiero

Associate, Milan

T +39 020 068 8306

T +39 342 996 3273 (mobile)

E louise.ruggiero@whitecase.com

Overview

Louise Ruggiero is an associate in the Milan office and her practice focuses on securities, capital markets and leveraged finance transactions.

Prior to joining White & Case in January 2015, Louise practiced in the London and Milan offices of another international law firm.

Bars and Courts

  • Bar of England and Wales

Education

  • LPC, College of Law, London
  • GDL, College of Law, London
  • BA, Classics, King's College London

Languages

  • English
  • Italian

Experience

Autostrade per l'Italia S.p.A. in connection with its issuance of €750 million 1.75% notes due 2026 under its €7 billion Medium Term Note Programme.

Autostrade per l'Italia S.p.A., as offerer, on the partial repurchase of Atlantia S.p.A.'s notes by means of a cash tender offer.

Kedrion S.p.A., as offeror, in connection with the partial repurchase of its notes by means of a cash tender offer for a total aggregate principal amount equal to approximately €151 million.

Morgan Stanley, as sole underwriter in connection with Alitalia private placement of €375 million 5.250% senior unsecured notes due 2020.

ESTRA. S.p.A. Energia Servizi Territorio Ambiente in connection with the English and Italian law aspects of its Euro private placement of €100 million, 3.75% notes due 2022.

Banca IMI S.p.A., UniCredit Bank AG and Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc, as Joint Lead Managers, in connection with the issuance by Autostrada Brescia Verona Vicenza Padova S.p.A. of €600 million 2.375% Senior Secured Notes due 2020.

Banca IMI S.p.A., as Italian Lead Manager, and the Institutional Managers Banca IMI, Merrill Lynch, Goldman Sachs, UniCredit, Credit Suisse and HSBC in connection with the €414.1 million initial public offering of OVS S.p.A. on the Milan Stock Exchange.

Citigroup Inc. in connection with the issuance of its new US$30 million Notes due February 2022 and listing and admission to trading on the Borsa Italiana S.p.A.'s Electronic Bond Market (MOT).