Vittorio De Luca

Founding Partner

Vittorio De Luca

Vittorio De Luca, joined Studio De Luca in 1996.

In 1998, together with Vincenzo De Luca, he designed and founded the Associated Law Firm.

Managing Partner from 1996 to 2024.

Before joining De Luca & Partners, Vittorio De Luca practiced at Loyens & Loeff (formerly Loyens & Volkmaars – Amsterdam) and Studio Deiure (Milan).

Vittorio De Luca is a member of the Scientific Committee for employment litigation of “Il Sole 24 Ore” and until 2011 he was honorary fellow in the Department of Labour and trade unions law at the Milan State University.

Education and Professional
  • Degree in Economics, Catholic University, Milan
  • Degree in Jurisprudence, State University, Milan
  • Milan Bar
  • Public certified accountant
  • Legal auditor
  • Supreme Court of Cassation

  • Member of the Certification Commission at the Provincial Labour Office, Milan
  • Member of AGI (Italian Employment Lawyers Association)
  • EELA (European Employment Lawyers Association)
  • ABA (American Bar Association)
  • IBA (International Bar Association)
  • IPBA (Inter-Pacific Bar Association)

  • Italian
  • English
  • French
  • German

Awards and recognitions


Vittorio De Luca usually advises corporations and private equity funds, in conjunction with other law firms within the framework of international transactions involving multiple jurisdictions both in restructurings and in M&A transactions.Thanks to his degree in Jurisprudence and in Economics, Vittorio is highly skilled in understanding business needs.Vittorio De Luca is regularly involved – as expert for employment and labour related matters – in primary reorganizations, M&A, restructuring and private equity transactions.

Publications and other activities

He works closely with “Il Sole 24 Ore” and other main journals. He is the author of numerous publications and books on employment matters, including Industrial Relations Law Across the World, De Luca & Partners, Wolters Kluwer-Ipsoa; Employment and Labour Laws and Regulations, Global Legal Insights; Corporate Immigration Laws and Regulations, ICLG.

De Luca is a go-to media contact as an expert in labour and employment law and as such he often is invited as a speaker at seminars and conferences in both Italy and abroad. Recently he was invited by SHRM to Detroit, Michigan.

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