Giovanni Muzina

Expertise

  • Employment law, with particular focus on:
    • management of relationships with senior management
    • remuneration policies, incentive plans and co-investment plans
    • management of the employment relationship (changes of role/tasks, secondments, transfers, dismissals, etc.)
    • international mobility of employees
    • corporate crises, including mass redundancies
    • corporate reorganisation for extraordinary transactions
    • assistance with trade-union negotiations
    • competition and confidentiality
    • litigation
  • Foreign Languages: English

Background

  • Joined the firm in 2010
  • Member of the Corporate Governance, Banks and Family Businesses & SMEs Focus Teams
  • previously worked in the employment department of another Italian law firm
  • significant experience in all matters regarding the relationships with senior managers and their remunerations (including the connected corporate governance aspects), providing assistance both to large corporations (listed companies, banks and insurances) and to small companies and start-ups
  • Author of various articles and publications on employment law matters and frequently invited as speaker at conferences (especially regarding senior management remunerations)

 

Ranking and Awards

The Legal 500 EMEA international legal directory lists Giovanni as an expert in labour law in Italy.

Testimonials

“In spite of the high workload, they always manage to be calm, maintain clarity and availability, giving a sense of security to the customer. Marcello Giustiniani and Giovanni Muzina are the points of reference for all the labour law problems.”

(The Legal500 EMEA)

Qualifications

  • Member of the Italian bar (2009)
  • Law degree from the University of Trieste (2005)

Knowledge Sharing

Does the substantive law matter in international arbitration?

Our International Arbitration Focus Team discusses about aspects of the arbitrators’ decision makings process, with particular focus on the law applicable to the merit of the case and on the legal concepts in the head of arbitrators. Listen to our point of view and watch the video of the e …

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Insights

BonelliErede introduces its ESG group - 30 November 2021

BonelliErede has launched a multidisciplinary ESG group in response to the ever more important ESG (environmental, social and governance) challenges facing the corporate world today. The ESG group is an offshoot of the firm’s Corporate Governance Focus Team, which will oversee its work. It br …

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BonelliErede makes up four new partners - 17 December 2019

BonelliErede’s partnership continues to expand. At the partners’ meeting on Saturday, four promotions to the partnership were approved: Barbara Concolino, Sara Lembo, Matteo Fanni and Giovanni Muzina. Barbara Concolino (38) joined BonelliErede in 2014. She specialises in international arbit …

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Legalcommunity Labour Awards 2017: two new awards for BonelliErede - 22 September 2017

BonelliErede received two major acknowledgements at the 2017 Legalcommunity Labour Awards on 21 September. The firm’s labour team was crowned “Labour Firm of the Year”, with the judging panel highlighting how the team is a step ahead of the rest thanks to its “multidisciplinary excellen …

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