Counsel

Zurich

+41 43 222 1708

Notable practitioner

English
German


Bar admissions:

New York

Jurisdictions:

Switzerland

Practice areas:

Capital markets : Debt


Lee Saladino is counsel in Homburger's Capital Markets and Banking and Finance teams. She specializes in capital markets transactions, with a focus on cross-border securities offerings. A significant component of her practice involves advising Swiss banks in connection with the structuring and documentation of their regulatory capital instruments.

Prior to joining Homburger, she was an associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP (New York).

  • Advised Nestlé in its $8 billion 144A/Reg S senior note offering (2018);
  • Advised Credit Suisse on the structuring and documentation of all its bail-inable (TLAC) bonds, including its $4 billion 144A/Reg S TLAC bond offerings in 2018;
  • Advised UBS on the structuring and documentation of all its AT1 and Tier 2 write-down instruments, including its $2.5 billion 144A/Reg S offering of 7.00% Tier 1 capital notes (2019) and the issuer substitution under approximately $7.8 billion of its Tier 1 capital notes (2018);
  • Advised LafargeHolcim in its CHF 200 million hybrid note offering (2018);
  • Advised Credit Suisse in its CHF 4 billion share capital increase (2017).

  • Banking
  • Capital markets: Debt
  • Capital markets: Equity
  • Financial services regulatory

  • Banking
  • Financial services
  • Pharma and life sciences

  • American Bar Association (ABA), Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce

  • New York Bar admission (2005)
  • J.D., University of Chicago Law School (2004)
  • B.A., Columbia College, Columbia University (1997)