Bart Galvin | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Bart Galvin

Associate, Milan

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Bart Galvin is an associate in the Milan office. His practice focuses on securities transactions in the debt and equity capital markets as well as mergers and acquisitions.

Bart's capital markets experience covers advising corporate issuers, underwriters and initial purchasers in secured and unsecured debt offerings, including high yield debt and private placements pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S. Bart also has experience working on equity offerings, including IPOs and secondary offerings.

Prior to joining White & Case Bart was an associate at another major law firm in the United States where he advised registered investment companies and their independent directors on federal securities laws and SEC registration matters, and also represented private investment fund managers and institutional investors.

Bars and Courts

  • Massachusetts State Bar


  • JD, Harvard Law School, Boston, MA


  • English


CVC Capital Partners in connection with a €1.3 billion high yield bond issuance related to the proposed acquisition of FIMEI S.p.A., which owns 51.8 percent of the outstanding share capital of Recordati S.p.A.

UniCredit Corporate & Investment Banking and Goldman Sachs International as Joint Global Coordinators and Joint Bookrunners in connection with the initial public offering of Piovan S.p.A. on the STAR segment of the Milan Stock Exchange. UniCredit Corporate & Investment Banking also acted as Sponsor.

International Game Technology PLC in connection with the issuance of its $750 million 6.250% Senior Secured Notes due 2027. The notes have been offered and sold pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S under the Securities Act and listed on Euronext Dublin.

International Game Technology PLC in connection with its €500 million high yield bond issuance 3.500% Senior Secured Notes due 2024. The Notes have been listed on Euronext Dublin and offered and sold pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S under the Securities Act. BNP Paribas, Banca IMI, Mediobanca, UniCredit Bank, Credit Suisse and ING acted as Initial Purchasers.

Piaggio & C. S.p.A. in connection with the issuance of a new €250 million high yield bond, 3.625% percent Senior Notes due 2025, and in connection with the related exchange offer to refinance its outstanding 4.625% Senior Notes due 2021. The New Notes have been listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange and offered and sold pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S under the Securities Act.

Intesa Sanpaolo S.p.A. on a US$2.5 billion issuance of Yankee bonds under its US$50 billion Medium Term Note Programme. The issuance consists of US$1 billion 3.375% senior notes due 2023, US$1 billion 3.875% senior notes due 2028 and US$500 million 4.375% senior notes due 2048, issued pursuant to Rule 144A under the U.S. Securities Act.

De Longhi Industrial SA as seller in connection with a secondary block trade of 7,500,000 ordinary shares of De'Longhi S.p.A., equal to approximately 5% of the share capital of De'Longhi S.p.A. The placement was carried out through an accelerated bookbuild offering to institutional investors only for aggregate amount of €187.,5 million.

Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited, Deutsche Bank AG, London Branch, and Barclays PLC in connection with Banca Carige's €560 million capital increase and Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited and Deutsche Bank AG, London Branch in connection with the related €510 liability management exercise.

Morgan Stanley as sole bookrunner in connection with the placement of 718,065 shares of Reply S.p.A. through an accelerated bookbuilding offering to institutional investors for an aggregate amount of approximately €136 million.

GIMA TT S.p.A. in connection with its initial public offering on the Milan Stock Exchange, in which approximately 35% of the company's ordinary shares were sold for a total amount of approximately €385 million.