Raphaella is an associate in our Private Equity and Financial Sponsors Group.
Raphaella's practice focuses on UK and international private equity and M&A. She advises institutional investors, portfolio companies, and management teams as well as transactional and advisory work for corporate clients. Raphaella trained at Travers Smith and qualified into the Private Equity and Financial Sponsors Group in 2017. She has also spent seven months on secondment at international private equity firm, 3i, working on both infrastructure and private equity investments.
Since 2015, Raphaella has worked with a group of Travers Smith lawyers to set up Refugees at Home as a charitable entity. She has advised on its compliance with immigration law, constitutional documents, and assisted drafting forms and policies for the charity.
Raphaella is a trustee of the Wonder Foundation, a women's education charity, and the Our Lady of Grace Multi-Academy Trust in East London.