Simmons & Simmons Davide Sportelli wins Best Practice Top Management Lawyer of the Year
05 Oct 2018
Davide Sportelli, partner and head of Simmons & Simmons employment practice for Italy, has been awarded Lawyer of the Year in the Best Practice Top Management category of Legalcommunity’s Labour Awards 2018. The awards took place on 01 October, with over 600 attendees gathered in Milan for the 7th annual Legalcommunity Labour Awards which recognise excellence in the employment law field in Italy.
Davide was given the award as recognition for his extensive experience in assisting members of top management of multinational companies and financial institutions on contentious and non-contentious matters. Clients recognise and appreciate his great “experience, efficiency and pragmatism, and excellent skills as a litigator”.
Commenting on winning the award, Davide said: “Our department’s international focus allows us to assist our multinational clients in global reorganisations and negotiations surrounding separations with top managers. We are very honoured that our efforts have been recognised tonight”.
Simmons & Simmons is among the few international law firms to boast an employment practice that has the features of a specialised boutique firm and focuses on all areas of Italian and international contentious and non-contentious employment law matters.
Davide’s team accompanied him on stage to receive the award. The team consisted of Emanuela Boca, Marco Bono, Luigi Ricci Palopoli and Ottavio Sangiorgio.