Marcello Giustiniani


  • Employment law, with particular focus on:
    • management of relationships with senior management
    • remuneration of senior management in regulated sectors
    • corporate crises, including mass redundancies
    • corporate reorganisation for extraordinary transactions
    • assistance with trade-union negotiations
    • social security contributions
    • international mobility of employees
    • competition and confidentiality
    • litigation
    • corporate governance

Foreign languages: English, French


  • Co-managing partner of the firm
  • Board member
  • Member of the Corporate Governance Focus Team
  • Member of the Luxury Focus Team


  • Partner since BonelliErede was founded


  • Former partner at a Milan-based boutique employment law firm

Ranking and Awards

At the IX edition of the TopLegal Awards he was crowned Managing partner of the year together with Stefano Simontacchi

The “Chambers & Partners” and “The Legal 500 EMEA” international legal directories list Marcello Giustiniani among the leading labour law experts in Italy


“He is widely regarded as a top player in the market and a phenomenal labour lawyer.”

(Chambers & Partners)


  • Professor of employment law at the Milan Bar association’s forensic school
  • Lecturer at the advanced school of labour, trade-union and social welfare law run by the Associazione Giuslavoristi Italiani, of which Marcello is a founding member
  • Member of the Italian Bar, admitted to practice clients before the Italian Supreme Court (Corte di Cassazione)
  • Member of the Italian Journalists’ Association
  • Law degree from the University of Milan

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