Naples: leading firms in Italy

E.Morace & Co

E.Morace & Co is a boutique firm specialising in maritime, insurance and transport law and is praised for its 'extreme competence and professionalism combined with constant availability'. In recent work, it assisted an Italian IT company with the negotiation of a software-as-a-service agreement with an international shipping company, as well as handling disputes in the shipping and insurance sectors. Managing partner Carlo Morace is well respected as a 'patient negotiator and skilled lawyer'. In April 2019, Pierluigi De Biasi joined as a partner from Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners; he handles banking and finance, commercial and corporate litigation, and dispute resolution.

Practice head(s):

Carlo Morace


The partners and associates are able to understand at all times what we require, the support we seek and do all of this whilst understanding our needs for a smooth transition to progress with our business activities. In the past, we have found some other firms to disrupt our processes, but not E. Morace & Co.’

The legal team at E. Morace & Co provides at the same time a tailor-made assistance and creative solutions.

Its availability and informal approach make it easy and pleasant to collaborate with E. Morace & Co.’

They are always able to go above and beyond our needs. While we believe, from a commercial perspective, to have found a solution, they are able to perfectly sync our commercial views with impeccable legal preparations. Mr Morace has been in more than one instance an impeccable partner and has been able to smooth out several situations which have happened to be extremely difficult, with the utmost professionalism and cordiality.

Toffoletto De Luca Tamajo

Employment boutique Toffoletto De Luca Tamajo's Naples practice is particularly active in the oil and gas, and distribution sectors. Raffaele De Luca Tamajo, who is praised for his 'enormous competence', heads the practice. Maria Teresa Salimbeni and Vincenzo Luciani are also active. Highlights of 2019 included advising Federdistribuzione on its autonomous collective agreement; De Luca Tamajo and managing partner Franco Toffoletto led on this matter.

Practice head(s):

Raffaele De Luca Tamajo


Great professionalism, competence and timeliness.’

Key clients

Ferrovie dello Stato

Palumbo Superyachts Ancona



Work highlights

  • Acting for Palumbo Superyachts Ancona in a legal dispute surrounding a redundancy procedure.
  • Assisting Netgroup with the launch and implementation of an in-house temporary work agency.
  • Advising Federdistribuzione on its autonomous collective agreement.

Scognamiglio International Law Firm

Scognamiglio International Law Firm's expertise spans corporate and commercial, employment, real estate, banking, insurance and dispute resolution. Founding manager Giovanni Scognamiglio is the key contact.

Practice head(s):

Giovanni Scognamiglio

Key clients

Tecnam Costruzioni aeronautiche SpA

EM Group Finland

Mangia Inc. USA

Vectone UK

Genertel SpA

Am Trust Group

Loyola Univ Chicago

Marymount International School


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