PIETRO FONTANA is a partner in the firm’s New York office and is a member of the Global Finance group. Pietro’s practice focuses primarily in the areas of securitization and structured finance. Pietro has represented both issuers and underwriters in public and private offerings. He has advised clients on asset-backed securitization transactions involving various asset classes, including auto loans and leases, auto floorplan accounts and equipment loans. Pietro also worked for a large international corporation as senior counsel for Europe where he focused on project finance as well as engineering, construction, procurement and sale contracts of complex turn-key equipment used in the oil and gas industry.
Pietro earned his law degree from “Università Statale di Milano” and his Master of Laws from University of Pennsylvania Law School.