Federico Vezzani


  • Banking and insurance regulations, with particular focus on supervisory and regulatory matters relating to:
    • Banks
    • Payment institutions
    • Asset managers
    • Investments firms
  • Italian and international financial intermediaries
  • Capital strengthening measures through the issuance of equity, hybrid, subordinate and convertible instruments
  • Liability management transactions
  • Funding of debt instruments, plain vanilla and structured, through standalone issuance of securities or in relation to domestic/international programmes
  • Foreign Languages: English


  • Member of the Banks Focus Team
  • Member of the Debt Capital Markets Focus Team
  • Member of the Digital Innovation Focus Team
  • Member of the Private Clients Focus Team
  • Member of the Private Equity Focus Team
  • Joined in 2014
  • Made partner in 2015
  • Worked for Borsa Italiana (2004-2008) in the corporate actions and corporate governance department, responsible for:
    • monitoring of extraordinary transactions of listed issuers
    • listing of warrants and convertible bonds
    • monitoring of governance models adopted by listed issuers

Ranking and Awards

The Chambers & Partners and The Legal 500 EMEA international legal directories list Federico as an expert in financial regulatory services in Italy.


Federico Vezzani “has a deep knowledge of the Italian banking and financial services regulation,” clients reveal, adding that he is also “able to manage complex problems and find pragmatic solutions.”

(Chambers & Partners)


  • Member of the Italian Bar
  • Law degree from the University of Milan

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