Ilaria Parrilla

Senior Counsel

+39 02 771131

Main office: Milan

Focus Team: Banks, Debt Capital Markets


  • Banking and Finance, with particular expertise in:
    • Acquisition and real estate finance
    • Debt restructuring
    • Debt Capital Markets
    • Securitisations and structured finance
  • Key sectors:
    • Banking
    • Financial services
    • Real estate
  • Foreign languages: English


  • Member of the Banks Focus Team
  • Member of the Debt Capital Markets Focus Team
  • Joined the firm in 2018
  • Trained in a magic circle firm (2007-2008) and worked as associate and managing associate for a major international law firm and a major Italian law firm (2008–2018) in Milan and, most recently, in London;
  • Secondment with Herbert Smith Freehills, London Office in 2010


  • Member of the Italian Bar
  • Member of the Law Society as Registered European Lawyer
  • LLM in international finance law from King’s College London (UK)
  • Law degree from Bocconi University (Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi)

Knowledge Sharing

ESG Insights | Between ethical finance and Italy’s mortgage crisis: exploring the potential of social value securitisations

The ESG market has seen exponential growth at EU and national level. While most investment capital and regulatory initiatives have so far focused on environmental matters, social and governance aspects are now starting to join the central stage as a necessary means to achieve large-scale goals. …

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ESG Insights | Sustainable securitisations: tapping into the ‘old’ to catch the wave of new opportunities

Financing that takes into account environmental, social and governance (“ESG”) factors has been gaining prominence for several years now, so much so that ESG assets are expected to represent a third of global assets under management by 2025. Indeed, investors are increasingly seeking produc …

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More certainty with non-possessory pledges over movable assets

Decree No. 114 of 25 May 2021 of the Ministry of Economy and Finance, which establishes a register for Italian non-possessory pledges, has finally been published in the Italian Official Gazette. Non-possessory pledges widen the possibility for entrepreneurs registered in the competent compan …

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