PwC Legal has appointed Laetitia Costa as head of its banking and finance Team.
Laetitia joins from Milbank where she was a partner and has previously worked at Tweed and Hadley & McCloy LLP respectively. She brings over 15 years’ experience advising real estate and debt reconstruction transactions, leveraged finance, private equity firms and corporations.
In her new role, Laetitia will further develop the PwC Legal and Banking advisory service and oversee its continued growth.
Mark Crofskey, Head of M&A at PwC Legal, said: “I am very pleased that Laetitia has chosen to join PwC Legal to head our banking and finance team. We already have an outstanding borrower-side banking practice and Laetitia’s experience strongly complements both that and our M&A practice.”
Laetitia commented: “I am delighted to be joining PwC Legal at such an exciting stage of its development. Drawing on my previous experience, the wealth of finance institutions experience within PWC and the broad international legal network, I will be able to offer a unique service to clients. I am also looking forward to working with colleagues from across PwC’s international network to further grow its client base and business.
“PwC Legal provides a unique platform from which to support lenders and sponsors alike and its network is one of the world’s most trusted providers of professional services to the financial services sector.”