An experienced corporate lawyer, Lorenzo Borgogni represents public and private companies in sophisticated domestic and cross-border transactions, with a focus on U.S. inbound M&A transactions by foreign buyers. Lorenzo has structured, negotiated, and completed more than $40 billion worth of M&A transactions for deal principals, including funds and strategic buyers, and financial advisors.
He leads multi-disciplinary deal teams in a wide-variety of corporate transactions, including cash and stock-for-stock mergers, tender offers, stock and asset purchases, leveraged and management buyouts, spin-offs, going-private transactions, joint ventures, and divestitures.
Lorenzo also advises clients in connection with takeover defense initiatives and corporate governance matters, including proxy fights, consent solicitations, and activist matters. In addition, he represents domestic and foreign issuers in offerings of debt and equity securities.
Lorenzo’s experience spans a wide range of industries, including industrial, retail, technology, entertainment, pharma, healthcare, life sciences, energy, education, telecommunications, advertising, financial services, and real estate.
Born and raised in Italy, trained in the U.S., and admitted to practice in New York and Italy, Lorenzo is able to advise clients on the different approaches and cultural differences that impact deal making and guide them through the complexities of multi-jurisdictional requirements.
- J.D., Columbia Law School, 1996, James Kent Scholar
- LL.M., Columbia Law School, 1992, Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
- J.D., University of Florence Faculty of Law, 1990, summa cum laude
Bar Admissions : Italy; New York
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