Andrea Pinto has worked for leading global law firms and finance institutions, acquiring a solid and international expertise that enables him to lead complex and cross-border transactions.

He is Head of the Italian Banking & Finance team. His legal experience spans the breadth of the finance and restructuring & insolvency sectors.

Andrea assists both lending institutions and borrowers in real estate finance, project finance, acquisition finance and restructuring matters. He represents banks, financial institutions and corporate clients in very high value and sophisticated commercial and industrial debt restructuring transactions. He also assists clients in turnaround transactions and in the preparation, negotiation, and implementation of corporate and debt restructuring plans. He has gained significant experience in restructuring structured finance debt (e.g. CMBS, REF, leverage financings).

Andrea Pinto is not only a good lawyer technically speaking, he is also good at providing commercial advice. He is very charismatic. He has a lot of experience and is a problem solver. He provides a strategic view on the matter and can offer different solutions (Chambers & Partners)

Prior to joining Osborne Clarke, Andrea practised as a partner at a global US firm and spent one year on secondment at the international lending department of Barclays Bank PLC in London.

Andrea is ranked for Real Estate Finance by Chambers & Partners and has been recognised as a leading individual for Banking and Restructuring by Chambers & Partners Global. He was also awarded ‘Lawyer of the Year for Real Estate Finance" from a leading Italian directory.

Helping you succeed in tomorrow's world

The traditional commercial banking sector is undergoing a period of intense disruption: technologies, new business models, and new expectations from both businesses and consumers are leading the way towards this change. The growth of the alternative lenders market leads to a more sophisticated and challenging work. We are at the cross-point between present and future, committed to safely guiding our clients in this ongoing transition.