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Toffoletto De Luca Tamajo
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Work Department

Senior Partner: Employment and Labour Law


Employment law and industrial relations


1973: Admitted to the Italian Bar; 1978: Rights of audience in the Italian Supreme Court; Published a number of prestigious legal commentaries, among which, “Commentary on Employment Laws” (Cedam 2013); “Technology within communication and privacy in the workplace” (Cedam 2010), “Constitutional Case Law and rights in the employment relationship” (2006) and “Rights Under Employment Law” Jovene, (1976). Editor and co-author of: “Commentary on Legislative Decree n. 276 of the 10.9.2003” (with G. Santoro Passarelli), Cedam 2013; “Employment Law in the Italian Republic” (with P. Ichino, G. Ferraro, and R. Del Punta) Giuffré 2008; “Individual and Collective Dismissals under Supreme Court Rulings” (with F. Bianchi), Giuffré 2006; “Labour Market, Reform and System Constraints” (with M. Rusciano and L. Zoppoli); Reviewing Editor 2004; “The Process of Outsourcing”, ESI, 2002; “Employment Law in the 1980s”, ESI, 1988 (with L. Ventura, M. D’Antoma and G. Ferraro); “From Safeguards to Monitoring”, Giuffré, 1987 (with Aldo Cessari); “Severance Pay”, Cedam, 1984, (with Gino Giugni and Giuseppe Ferraro); “Employment Law in Crisis” Jovene, 1979, (with Luciano Ventura). Co-author of the “Employment Law Contracts Manual” and the “Union Law Manual” (Utet) with Professors Treu, Carinci and Tosi.


Italian; French


Professor of Employment and Labour Law at Federico II University of Naples; Managing Director of the Italian Employment Law Journal (Giuffrè); Scientific Committee Member for the Italian Employment Lawyers’ Association (AGI); Steering Committee Member for the Association of Employment Lawyers of Naples; Former Chair of the AIDLASS (Italian Association for Labour Law and Social Security) of which all Academics in Italian Employment and Labour Law are members; Former Chair of Forma.Temp – the Bilateral body of Temporary Work Agencies; Former Chair of Employment Law Bar Association of Naples; Professeur invité of Comparative Employment Law, Nanterre University, Paris (90’s)

Lawyer Rankings

Italy > Employment

(Hall of Fame)

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Highly reputed Franco Toffoletto and Raffaele De Luca Tamajo jointly head up the team at boutique firm Toffoletto De Luca Tamajo. The practice has a great national presence (which was enhanced in January 2021 though the opening of a new office in Bari led by Serena Botta), combined with international capabilities thanks to the membership to the international employment law network Ius Laboris, which is ‘highly appreciated’ by clients. Emanuela Nespoli specialises in the compensation and benefits aspect of employment law. Lorenzo Gelmi  is noted for his activity relating to commercial agency agreements and the management of collective redundancies and reorganizations.

Italy > Naples: leading firms

Toffoletto De Luca Tamajo is an employment law boutique firm with a strong Naples-based department. The team is led by highly esteemed Raffaele De Luca Tamajo, who exclusively assists employers in connection to labour and social security law. Civil litigator and arbitrator Vincenzo Luciani is particularly known for his frequent collaboration with the Ministry of Education, University and Research.