In 2011 LABLAW was presented with the award for Italian Law Firm Of The Year by The Lawyer magazine. In addition, the firm also won, for the 3rd consecutive year, the Labour Law Firm Of The Year award by TopLegal - the 1st magazine for the Italian legal sector.
Piergiovanni focuses his practice on labour and employment related litigation, with a particular reference to the labour aspects of corporate acquisitions, transfers of undertakings, restructurings, reorganisations, settlement of collective and individual labour conflicts, the drafting of trial briefs and discussions before the competent judicial authorities.
Piergiovanni currently lectures on labour and employment law at the postgraduate law school of the University of Brescia. He is also the author of the chapter on Italy for International Labour and Employment Laws - ABA - Section of Labour and Employment Law a BNA Books publication.
He has been recognised for his work in the field of labour and employment law by leading independent international legal directories such as Who's Who Legal, Chambers Europe, Legal 500, Expert Guides and European Legal Experts.
Piergiovanni is a member of the Italian Employment Lawyers Association (AGI), the Italian Bar Association, the International Bar Association (IBA), the American Bar Association (ABA) and the European Employment Lawyers Association (EELA).
He speaks English and Italian.
LABLAW is an award winning Italian labour and employment law boutique with over 50 professionals based in Milan, Rome, Padua and Pescara. LABLAW knows that labour and employment law issues do not just occur from Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. They can happen any day - at any time - day or night. The LABLAW team is available 24 hours a day - 7 days a week - 365 days a year to assist HR professionals, executives, and recruitment agencies with labour and employment law matters such as trade union negotiations, industrial relations, reorganisations, downsizing projects, dismissals, employment contracts, stock option schemes, benefits, health and safety in the workplace as well as with employment-related litigation.
LABLAW is proud to be a founding member and the Italian representative of L&E Global - an integrated international alliance of premier labour and employment law boutiques (www.leglobal.org).
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