Pietro Magnaghi

Associate, Milan



Pietro Magnaghi is an Italian qualified lawyer in the Milan office with almost 10 years of experience in debt capital markets. He regularly advises Italian companies and financial institutions, sovereigns, national and international investment banks and investment funds in connection with cross-border and domestic debt offerings, liability management transactions and regulatory matters.

Pietro has been recognized as an associate to watch in Chambers & Partners 2023 and as a Rising Star in DCM by The Legal 500 2023.

Prior to joining White & Case, Pietro practiced in the Milan office of another international law firm.

Bars and Courts
Italian Bar
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore


Eurobonds, Private Placements and Medium Term Note Programmes

  • Eni S.p.A. in connection with the 2019 update of its EMTN Programme and ECP Programme.

  • Barclays, BNP Paribas, Goldman Sachs and UniCredit as joint lead managers on the issuance of €500 million notes due 2027 by 2i Rete Gas under its EMTN Programme.

  • Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane S.p.A. in connection with its €600 million inaugural green bond due 2023 issued under its EMTN Programme.

  • Nomura, UBS and UniCredit in connection with the inaugural issuance of €400 million Tier 2 notes due 2027 by Banca IFIS under its EMTN Programme.

  • Azienda Trasporti Milanesi S.p,A, in connection with the issuance of its €70 million notes.

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

Liability Management

  • Banca IMI and UniCredit as dealer managers and joint lead managers on the Republic of Italy's buy-back of €4.2 billion of outstanding notes and the concurrent issuance of additional five tranches of notes.
  • Pirelli Group on a consent solicitation and subsequent meeting of holders of €600 million notes due 2019 issued by Pirelli International plc and guaranteed by Pirelli Tyre S.p.A.

Retail Bonds

  • Banca IMI, UniCredit and BNP Paribas as lead managers ("Responsabili del Collocamento") in connection with the €1.5 billion second retail bond issued by Cassa Depositi e Prestiti (CDP), a joint-stock company under the control of the Republic of Italy.
Awards and Recognition

Capital Markets: Debt
Associate to Watch: Chambers & Partners Global/Europe 2023
Rising Star: The Legal 500 2023