Mr. Palmese’s practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, securities law and growth company representation. He has handled numerous business combinations, ranging from cross-border joint venture transactions to multi-billion dollar private equity acquisitions. He also has significant experience in corporate finance transactions, including debt and equity institutional offerings and private placements. Mr. Palmese regularly represents Italian clients in mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance transactions and general corporate and commercial matters.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Palmese practiced in the mergers and acquisitions department of Shearman & Sterling LLP, corporate group of Latham & Watkins LLP and most recently was a partner in the corporate group of Bracewell & Giuliani LLP.