Giacomo Matto is a lawyer and head of the Italian employment practice at Studio Legale Associato con Withers LLP. He advises domestic and international entities, as well as Italian executives, and regularly assists them with litigation procedures before the Italian labour courts.
Giacomo has more than 13 years' experience in managing and assisting clients with employment issues in relation to corporate transactions, such as the setting up of new production units, re-organisation, acquisition and closing down/transfer of companies, mergers and de-mergers of Italian entities and redundancy procedures. He also advises and assists Italian and foreign corporations in managing industrial relations with Italian trade unions, including the negotiation of collective shop bargaining agreements, and the management of mandatory procedures and consultations within the framework of collective procedures.
Giacomo has authored several publications and is a regular speaker at seminars on employment law.