Senior Partner: Salvatore Trifirò
Managing Partners: Stefano Beretta, Giacinto Favalli
Offices: Milan, Rome, Turin, Trento
Languages: French, English, German, Spanish
Trifirò and Partners was founded in 1978 by lawyer Salvatore Trifirò. With a staff in Italy of about 80 people, it operates in all the EC Countries through connected law firms in Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Luxemburg, The Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and The United Kingdom. It utilises the latest telecommunication and IT systems (video conferencing included) and one of the most prestigious juridical libraries comprising approximately 15,000 books. The firm also has a highly equipped multimedia library. The firm’s partners are registered on the roll of lawyers qualified to practice as defence attorneys before all Courts and have actually been practising also before the Supreme Cassation Court, the Council of State, the Constitutional Court and the Court of Justice of the European Communities. Some of the partners are members of the European Employment Lawyers Association (EELA) and of the Italian Employment Lawyers Association (AGI), cooperate with juridical magazines and journals and write law books.
The firm assists a large number of clients, including the most important national and multinational companies, operating in Italy and worldwide in various industries, such as information technology, manufacturing, chemical, pharmaceutical, energy, fashion, publishing and printing, oil and gas, telecommunications, insurance and banking.
Main Areas of Practice:
Trifirò & Partners includes several departments providing legal services in the following areas: arbitration, banking and finance law, commercial and company law, contractual law, insurance law, intellectual property law, labour law and social security law.
The firm continuously assists in arbitral proceedings and several of the firm’s lawyers are frequently appointed as arbitrators in arbitral matters and disputes.
Banking & Finance:
The firm advises banks, other financial institutions and borrowers.
Commercial & Company:
The firm covers all aspects of general corporate and commercial law.
The firm has vast experience in structuring contracts of all kinds and/or adapting foreign contracts to Italian requirements.
The firm advises insurance and reinsurance companies, intermediaries and captive managers active in Italy. It also represents leading domestic Italian insurers and intermediaries in both contentious and noncontentious matters.
The firm provides legal assistance on intellectual property issues concerning copyright, trademarks, trade secrets and patents.
Labour & Social Security:
The firm provides legal advice on all aspects of labour and social security law and its expertise includes litigation matters and legal counselling in areas such as collective bargaining, individual and collective dismissal, mobbing, personnel procedures,pension schemes, employment contracts, human resources management, wage and hours laws, executive employment contracts, application of disciplinary sanctions, transfers and secondments, health and safety regulations, expatriates, social security issues, etc.
The firm is vastly experienced in the civil law sector and deals, in particular, with labour law and social securities issues. It is well renowned for its impressive skill experience in dealing with problems caused by company reorganisation and restructuring, in planning and executing the necessary procedures and following the relative legal proceedings, both towards the trade union organisations and the single workers/employees involved. Org