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Livio Bossotto

Employment Counsel

Milan

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Livio Bossotto

Employment Counsel

Milan

Livio heads the Italian Employment & Benefits team. He specialises in employment law, advising major corporates and financial institutions on both contentious and non-contentious matters including individual dismissals, termination of executives' contracts, agency agreements, expatriation procedures and secondments as well as company restructurings, mass layoff and reorganisations processes.

Livio has worked in Italy and abroad on employment issues connected to due diligence activities, private equity deals, joint-ventures and commercial agreements. He is a member of the European Lawyers Association (EELA), the International Bar Association (IBA) and the Italian Employment Lawyers Association (AGI).

Experience highlights

Office

Milan

Allen & Overy Studio Legale Associato
Via Ansperto 5
Milan
20123

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as avvocato, Italy, 2005

Academic

Summer School Beijing-London School of Economics, 2007

J.D, Università degli Studi di Torino, 2001

Pro-bono experience

  • Advising the human rights charity Save the Children on domestic legislation.
  • Advising the human rights charity Hope and Homes for Children on international and domestic legislation.

Recognition

Awards

Best Practice Advisory

Legalcommunity Labour Awards, 2020

Labour Lawyer of the Year - Rising Star

Legalcommunity Labour Awards, 2016

Published work

  • Several Articles in OGL, Guida al Lavoro
  • Several Articles in Quotidiano Giuridico
  • Contribution to the 3rd edition of a publication about bankruptcy and insolvency, In Pratica, Wolters Kluwer
  • Italian chapter of the "GIR: Data Privacy and Transfer in Investigations" (2020)

News & insights

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News: 08 APRIL 2021

Livio Bossotto promoted to partner at Allen & Overy

Allen & Overy has announced the promotion of Livio Bossotto to partner, effective from 1 May 2021. His appointment is part of the partner promotions across Allen & Overy’s global network with 30 new…

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Publications: 24 NOVEMBER 2020

Covid-19 coronavirus and global employment law: Managing your workforce throughout the pandemic – part 3

In the third in our series of webinars, members of Allen & Overy’s Global Employment team discussed the significant issues and challenges that employers need to prioritise in relation to managing and…

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Publications: 17 NOVEMBER 2020

Covid-19 coronavirus and global employment law: Managing your workforce throughout the pandemic – part 2

In the second of our series of webinars, members of Allen & Overy’s Global Employment team discussed the significant issues and challenges that employers need to prioritise in relation to managing and…

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Publications: 06 NOVEMBER 2020

Covid-19 coronavirus and global employment law: Managing your workforce throughout the pandemic – part 1

Members of Allen & Overy’s Global Employment team discussed the significant issues and challenges that employers need to prioritise in relation to managing and supporting their workforce as we…

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