Giovanni Muzina


  • 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


  • 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 Chambers & Partners and The Legal 500 EMEA international legal directories list Giovanni as an expert in labour law in Italy.


“Muzina is very competent, responsive and present.”

(Chambers & Partners)


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

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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