Alberto Testi | Founding Partner | Zambelli & Partners

Alberto Testi


Activity Areas

Alberto Testi has significant experience in the handling of disputes and out-of-court settlements, with particular regard to executive employment relationships, the implementation of company transfers procedures and the planning and implementation of restructuring, reorganisation and downsizing plans for companies belonging to national and international groups.

He’s member of AGI (Italian Labour Lawyers Association) and AIDP (Italian Association of Personnel Management). 


Who’s Who Legal
In WWL Alberto Testi is defined as: “«an excellent professional with vast experience» by market commentators. He is revered for his «deep knowledge of employment law» as well as «exemplary ethical standards and analytical thinking»”. Moreover, it is said of him that: “he is a key name in the Italian market and is lauded by clients for his expertise in labour force restructuring matters. Sources comment that he is «very level-headed with true market insights»”.

Best Lawyers
Alberto Testi has been recognised in the 2024 edition ‘Best Lawyers in Italy’ for the Labour and Employment practice.

Leaders League
Zambelli & Partners with its Founding Partner Alberto Testi has been ranked as Excellent Firm for the following categories Italy – Labor & Employment Advisory 2024 and Italy – Labor & Employment Litigation 2024

TopLegal named the Team among the leaders in Italy in the field of Employment Law. Alberto Testi is described as “reliable and precise”.

Training and Academic Activity

  • Admitted to practice before the Supreme Court, 2015
  • Admitted to practice law in Italy, 2002
  • Degree in Law, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart of Milan, 1997


  • Co-Author, “Italy: Employment & Labour Law”, The Legal 500 Country Comparative Guides, Seventh Edition, 2023;
  • Co-Author, “Employment & Labour Law”, International Comparative Legal Guides, Thirteenth Edition, 2023;
  • Co-Author, “Crisi Aziendale e Rapporto di Lavoro” (Company Crisis and the Employment Relationship) Collection of five books; Il Sole 24 Ore, 2018, which – on 21 June 2019 – has been awarded as the Best Book on Employment Law by the Labour Consultants Association of Milan;
  • Co-Author, “Diritto Sindacale – Le Relazioni Industriali dopo il Jobs Act” (Trade Union Law – Industrial Relations after the Jobs Act), Il Sole 24 Ore, 2015;
  • Co-Author, “Diritto Sindacale” (Trade Union Law), Il Sole 24 Ore, Fifth Edition, 2012.