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Toffoletto De Luca Tamajo

Italy > Employment Tier 1

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.

Practice head(s):

Franco Toffoletto; Raffaele De Luca Tamajo

Other key lawyers:

Lorenzo Gelmi


‘Attention to the customer and promptness in providing support during the main regulatory updates. The quality of the services offered by the firm though the “Ius laboris” network is highly appreciated.’

‘Ornella Patanè and Stefano De Luca Tamajo: ability to interact in a personalized way with the client.’

‘Deep scientific knowledge, team with complete areas of specialization, immediate availability for direct contact, outstanding technology, completeness of opinions, international profile, perfect alignment with business needs. Overall, there are no possible comparisons with any other labour law firm in Italy’.

‘High scientific level, personal flexibility, 24/7 availability. Franco Toffoletto, Emanuela Nespoli, Laura Mancini are resolutive.’

‘Lorenzo Gelmi: a champion! Competence, speed, practical solution orientation and not theoretical dissertations.’

‘Aldo Palumbo I have been working with the lawyer Palumbo for years and I appreciate his skills, reliability and availability. Each operation conducted together has been a success. Reactivity in assistance and ability to accompany the customer in choices and operations. Avv. Alessia Barbante, I have known Alessia since her debut in the studio. Today for me he is an essential point of reference both alongside the lawyer Palumbo and independently. Prepared, reliable and always available to accompany the customer in critical situations, competent and prepared. lately also in the management of agency contracts.’

‘Technology combined with important knowledge and skills, proactivity and excellent customer service. They have specialists for every area, I found webinars indispensable and of great support, still these “on line ” meetings are a tool for updating and addressing issues and opportunities offered by the legislation.’

‘Knowledge, skills, interpersonal skills and empathy, willingness to listen, ability and willingness to create a partnership, unlimited availability. Annarita Ammirati distinguishes herself in guaranteeing an excellent service.’

Work highlights

  • Advised an international company for a collective redundancy procedure due to a significant closure of business.
  • Assisting Allianz during the acquisition of the damages business of Aviva Italia.
  • Assisted Cattolica Assicurazioni for the entire employment due diligence in relation to the reserve capital increase of Cattolica Assicurzioni.

Italy > Naples: leading firms Tier 1

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.

Practice head(s):

Raffaele De Luca Tamajo

Other key lawyers:

Antonio Di Stasio; Vincenzo Luciani; Maria Teresa Salimbeni; Stefano de Luca Tamajo

Work highlights

  • Acting for Ente Autonomo Volturno in multiple court cases involving fixed-contract temporary agency workers.