Posts jobs Italy


Ref: GM2280

PQE: ,5-8 years PQE Area of Expertise: Private Practice Location: Milan

Our client is looking for a Legal Operations leader for the Italian market: the legal operations service is a priority growth area for the firm with significant investment plans and big growth ambitions. One of the key services is to help clients to drive cost efficiencies, minimise risk and maximise contract performance across the enterprise. As it is a new role, this is an exciting time for a candidate to come in, make a big impact on the function and shape the role. Joining the team offers the opportunity to work with clients across all sectors on exciting, high profile and leading-edge engagements.

Working closely with our global Partner and Director group, you will play an instrumental role in growing the practice across Italy. You will be responsible for leading scoping, design, development and implementation activities across multiple client projects to deliver leading contract management solutions.

You must analyse new business requirements and their correct technical implementation solutions using industry best practice. You will work closely with client stakeholders, delivery leads, business analysts, developers and testers to guide the design through to implementation and beyond whilst ensuring the firm risk and quality standards are adhered to.

The ideal candidate will be a lawyer who is in private practise but gained experience as in house lawyer as well maybe with a long term secondment. You should have ability to communicate with impact, in a way that is open, honest, consistent and clear to influence and align stakeholders around a proposed approach, should be able to author clear and comprehensive documentation with strong attention to detail.

You should be a strong negotiator, influencer and team player, used to managing multiple stakeholders in demanding time-critical situations. A strong drive and resilience to overcome challenges or setbacks to achieve your team / project / client goals.

Passionate about areas of expertise, managing your own development by learning continuously from experience and seeking out development opportunities.


Ref: PC2295

PQE: ,Trainee ,Newly Qualified ,1-3 years PQE Area of Expertise: Private Practice Location: Other

Leading boutique tax firm is looking for a chartered accountant or lawyer to join their team in Bologna.

The firm tax practice has extensive experience in managing all aspects of tax law.

You will have gain expertise on corporate taxation, M&A, finance taxation, real estate taxation, taxation of individuals and wealth tax. Our client is looking for smart, motivated and ambitious candidates, an individual that is personable, confident This position will best suit an individual who seeks high quality of work and variety in his/her work.



Ref: GM2293

PQE: ,3-5 years PQE Area of Expertise: In-House Location: Other

Our client, an Energy company based just outside Milan, is looking to recruit a legal counsel to work alongside the General Counsel and Legal Business Unit based in London.

The successful candidate will support the Italian office’s pipeline of projects, with the opportunity to assist on other projects and business workstreams across the Group. you will be involved in an exciting development pipeline on a variety of multi-jurisdictional and multi-disciplinary energy projects across Europe and Africa. The majority of the transactions will relate to energy projects in Italy, Portugal and Spain, documentation related to these projects will be drafted and negotiated in English. You will be given the opportunity to take on additional responsibilities and develop the role, the group has offices in Portugal, Spain, Italy, the UK and Ireland, and there will be opportunities for the successful candidate to attend meetings in these jurisdictions. The ideal candidate will be a lawyer with at least 3 years post qualification experience in at least two of the following areas of law: (i) energy, (ii) corporate, (iii) real estate, (iv) construction or (v) project.


Ref: PC2290

PQE: ,1-3 years PQE Area of Expertise: Private Practice Location: Other



This International firm enjoys a first-rate reputation and is recognized for its quality work and excellence.

The firm is seeking an Associate specializing in structured finance for its London office.

The ideal candidate as at least two-years experience in structured finance/debt capital markets with a strong academic background (including 105/110 from University) and excellent level of the English language.


Ref: GM2292

PQE: ,Newly Qualified ,1-3 years PQE Area of Expertise: Private Practice Location: Milan

This global law firm has solid reputation on the market. The firm is seeking two lawyers to join their M&A/private equity team based in Milan. You will be part of a very friendly team, and you will be working with an internationally well-known Partners.

You will be assisting mainly American clients and multinationals in their investments or divestitures in Italy. You will be involved on public and private M&A, takeovers, private equity, joint ventures and corporate governance, commercial agreements and shareholder engagement.

The ideal candidates will be two lawyers with 3/5 years’ post qualification experience on M&A, Private Equity, JV etc. You will be fluent in English and should be able and comfortable working with international clients.


Ref: GM2291

PQE: ,Trainee ,Newly Qualified ,1-3 years PQE Area of Expertise: Private Practice Location: Milan

We are currently looking for a common law lawyer (ideally with a law degree achieved in UK or Ireland, Canada or USA) to join the Milan office of one of the leading Italian law firms. The firm acts on all types of transactions on some of the largest and most complex deals. The multi-jurisdictional nature of many of such transactions plays strongly to the firm\’s unrivalled expertise.

We are looking for applicants who have gained experience in capital markets – ideally equity and debt – with a major law firm and who are not afraid to be challenged. The successful candidate will possess developed team working skills. The bulk of your work will involve working with partners to offer transactional advice to a range of clients. The ideal candidate will have gained 2 to 4 years post-graduation experience. Fluency in Italian would be a distinct advantage as would experience of living and working in Italy.

Banking UK qualified lawyer

Ref: PC2278

PQE: ,1-3 years PQE Area of Expertise: Private Practice Location: Milan

This top tier international law firm is looking to recruit a junior/mid-level associate (1-3 years PQE) to its English law banking team in Milan, Italy. The team works on a variety of bank lending transactions governed by English law, including corporate loans, leveraged acquisition finance and some restructuring work. As well as being part of an integrated Anglo-Italian team that includes Italian banking lawyers, the team works closely with the London banking group.

The right candidate will have gained at least one year experience of cross-border financing transactions at a leading international law firm, and will be qualified as an English solicitor or other common law equivalent (including Australian and New Zealand lawyers). Speaking Italian is a requirement.



Ref: GM2184

PQE: ,Newly Qualified ,1-3 years PQE Area of Expertise: Private Practice Location: Milan

This indipendent law firm has been established in Italy for many years. The firm is looking for an employment lawyer to join its team in Milan.

This is an exciting and varied role, you will advise on a broad range of both contentious and non-contentious employment issues, advising both Italian and International corporations.

Ideally you will have gained solid 1/2 years post qualification experience in contentious and non-contentious employment matters. you will have an excellent academic history including 105/110 or above from university and fluent English.


Ref: GM2279

PQE: ,Newly Qualified ,1-3 years PQE Area of Expertise: Private Practice Location: Milan

Our client a premier international law firm is now seeking a lawyer for its capital markets group in Milan. You will be joining a busy team that works closely with the offices in the States, Asia and Europe. You will advise both issuers and underwriters on a wide range of capital markets products, covering the whole range of capital markets transactions, with expertise spanning equity-related mandates and debt. Members of the team are expected to navigate every complexity of evolving markets and products, providing efficient advice on any type of transaction. You will be advising on complex debt and equity capital markets matters throughout the region, with expertise ranging from IPOs and secondary sales to rights issues and debt programmes.

The ideal candidate will have experience in International Capital Market – equity and debt. Excellent written communication and drafting skills are essential, as well as the ability to demonstrate initiative. The ideal candidate will be a lawyer with strong academics, and fluent English language. Our client is keen to attract the best available talent and can offer the successful applicants a genuine career path.


Ref: PC2277

PQE: ,1-3 years PQE Area of Expertise: Private Practice Location: Milan

This leading multipractise law firm is looking for a chartered accountant to join its tax team in MIlan.


Many activies:

domestic and international tax planning

Restructuring plans

Tax consultancy for M&A operations

Professional requirements:

In-depth knowledge of domestic and international corporate taxation (direct and indirect taxes);

In-depth knowledge of the principles governing the preparation of the financial statements;

Knowledge of the main methods of company valuation;


Knowledge of the main tax aspects related to the instruments of the new Corporate Crisis and Insolvency Code;

Advanced English level

This role is only suitable for Italian Chartered accountants.