Perry Zizzi to re-join Dentons as Partner and Head of the Bucharest banking & finance group

Dentons strengthens its Bucharest offering with the appointment of former partner Perry Zizzi, a highly-regarded lawyer in the market.

Zizzi returns to the firm after nearly 7 years since he departed legacy Salans. He joins a strong global firm that is ranked as the 10th largest internationally by the number of lawyers and professionals – over 2,600. Zizzi will lead the Bucharest banking & finance group and will be a core member of the real estate team, covering Europe and beyond.

Perry Zizzi has nearly 19 years of experience practising law in the US, Latin America, Western Europe and the emerging markets of Central and Eastern Europe. He has advised on numerous real estate development, financing, acquisition and leasing transactions. His experience in finance is particularly broad, spanning syndicated loans, receivables securitizations, capital markets, senior and subordinated debt, recapitalization and acquisition finance.

Bucharest Managing Partner Anda Todor commented: “I am very pleased to welcome Perry back to the firm. His return marks yet another step in Dentons Bucharest’s growth strategy, which saw the arrival of a new competition team in April. Perry’s previous experience with the firm and his strong reputation for legal excellence make him a great fit with our existing practice and a valuable addition to the team.”

Perry Zizzi added: “I’m delighted to be returning to Dentons. The firm’s dynamic approach is keenly attuned to the rapidly evolving demands of its clients making Dentons the market-leading choice. I am very much looking forward to contributing to the firms ambitious goals for growth in the region and building on the existing success of the team going forward.”