Vincenzo La Malfa is Partner of the Finance, Project & Restructuring department and Head of the Italian Energy Sector.

He is engaged in public finance as well as on energy and sustainability matters, focusing on access to international capital markets, issuance of bonds and structured notes, negotiating and documenting derivative products and related financial collateral guarantees. He is specialised in the field of the structured finance related to energy transactions and more particularly with regard to securitisation transactions of energy efficiency projects (both in the private and public sector).

He especially assists banks and financial intermediaries in the issuance and restructuring transactions of complex financial products (such as structured notes, interest rate swaps or credit derivative swaps) concluded with public entities, local authorities or corporate entities. He has also participated (as member of the team) in several litigation procedures commenced in Italy that included assisting banks and financial intermediaries with respect to the entering into derivative transactions or the mis-selling of complex structured financial products.