Legal Counsel - Rome

  • Location

    Rome, Italy

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    Corporate & Commercial

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  • Contact:

    Nicoletta Ravida

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Legal Counsel - Rome - automotive industry - 5-7 PQE

We have been instructed by a multinational company operating in the automotive industry to source a Legal Counsel to join their R&D Centre in Rome. Reporting to the Senior Legal Counsel Digital & Solutions based in Belgium, you will be a sole legal Counsel in Rome but part of an international team of 30 lawyers.

In this role you will be responsible for the day to day legal and compliance support required by the business. In particular:

  • You will be drafting, reviewing and supporting in the negotiation of business agreements and transactions such as (but not limited to) strategic alliance agreements with research partners, supply agreements and public tenders. You will need to advise on all legal matters (except for tax, standard credit collection and day-to-day labour and employment law) on regulatory, privacy, leading dispute resolution and litigation, advise on antitrust and advertising/promotional matters - in conjunction with the regulatory experts in the EMEA legal team
  • Driving legal and compliance projects to improve efficiency and business responsibility, including using influencing skills to achieve buy-in from all levels of the business in conjunction with the and the Chief Compliance Officer.

You will be an Italian qualified lawyer with around 5 to 7 years of post-qualified experience gained both in private practice and in-house. You will be fluent in English (both written and spoken) and have gained experience in corporate, commercial law, IP and compliance matters.

If you are keen to learn more about this opportunity feel free to contact Nicoletta Ravida at, quoting ref. 1090132.

Taylor Root is a specialist legal and compliance recruitment business which has been operating for more than 25 years. With offices in London, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Milan, Dubai, Singapore, Hong Kong, Sydney, Melbourne and New York, we are able to provide our clients with a truly international solution to their hiring needs.

Taylor Root is a trading brand of The SR Group (Italy) S.r.l - authorised to operate in Italy and registered with the competent authorities

Taylor Root is a trading name of The SR Group (Italy) S.r.l.