Luca has been Head of Employment & Benefits team at Deloitte Legal Società tra Avvocati since 2020, having been founder and managing partner of LabLaw in 2006.
He provides 360° Italian Labour & Employment Law counsel to national and international businesses – including assistance on Employment Litigation, Executive Contract Negotiations, Directors & Officers Liability, Competition Protection, Personnel Reductions, Reorganizations, Outsourcing, Trade Union Negotiations, Privacy, Employment Contracts, Dismissals, Pension Schemes and much more.
Author of numerous publications and articles on a wide range of Italian employment and labour law matters, Luca Failla also runs professional training and refresher courses for companies in addition to regularly participating as a speaker and moderator at many conferences and seminars on diverse employment law and industrial relations matters throughout the year. He is also a Professor of Employment and Labour Law at the Università Lum – Jean Monnet.
He is recognised nationally and internationally as one of the top Italian Employment and Labour Law lawyers by leading international legal guides such as Legal 500, Chambers, TopLegal, LegalCommunity, Who’s Who Legal… and many others.
Some of his recent accolades include:
- Italian Employment Law | Best Lawyers 2020
- Italian Employment Law | Chambers Europe 2020
- Italian Employment Law | Legal 500 EMEA 2020
- Thought Leader – Italian Employment Law | Who’s Who Legal 2019 – 2020
- Italian Employment Litigation Lawyer of the Year | TopLegal Awards 2019
- Italian Labour Professional of the Year – Restructuring | LegalCommunity Labour Awards 2019
- Italian Employment Litigation Lawyer of the Year | LegalCommunity 2018
Luca commenced his career in 1989 working with recognised Italian Employment law firms such as Menegazzi and Trifirò e Associati. He then joined Abbatescianni Osborne Clarke in 1996 as a partner where he led the Employment and Industrial Relations Department. Ten years later, Luca became a founding partner of LABLAW.
Luca is a member of the Italian Bar Association, the Italian Supreme Court Bar, the Italian Employment Lawyers Association (AGI), the European Employment Lawyers Association (EELA), the American Bar Association (ABA), and the International Bar Association (IBA).EducationUniversity of Milan – JD 1988.
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