Head of Legal - Life Sciences - Rome

  • Location

    Rome, Italy

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    Corporate & Commercial

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  • Contact:

    Nicoletta Ravida

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Head of Legal - Life Sciences - Rome

We have been instructed to source a Head of Legal, to be based in Rome.

Reporting to the CEO you will be an Italian qualified lawyer with around 10 years of post-qualified experience gained while working in a top tier international firm and multinational company; in this role you will manage a team of 5 people and you will oversee all legal aspects pertaining to the Group, including corporate and M&A, commercial contracts, board procedures / governance, administrative law, litigation, commercial, compliance, health and safety, regulatory, labour, GDPR, cybersecurity, antibribery and compliance matters.


  • Minimum 10 years' experience practicing Law in Italy, preferably as in-house counsel as well as within a top tier law firm
  • Experience with regulated sectors and dealing with Public Authorities (healthcare, utilities, banking, etc.) is a plus
  • Strong Background in Corporate Law, preferably also Labor Law and Administrative Law
  • Excellent Communication & Organisation Skills
  • Strong hands-on and proactive personality
  • Headquarters in Rome. Availability for national and international transfers
  • Fluent in English

If you are interested in this role please contact Nicoletta Ravida (nicolettaravida@taylorroot.com) or Giulia Natale (giulianatale@taylorroot.com) at 02.82951710 quoting reference 1054282.

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