Serena Botta


Office: Bari Italian, English +39 080 224 1400


  • Aldo Moro University of Bari (Law Degree, 2000);
  • University of Warsaw, Poland (2nd level Master in “European Economic Law and Human Rights”, 2008);
  • Aldo Moro University of Bari (PhD in “Human Rights, Globalisation and Fundamental Freedoms, 2008);
  • Admitted to the Trani Bar in 2003;
  • Rights of Audience to the Italian Supreme Court since 2016.

Practice Areas

  • Employment law;
  • Labour law & industrial relations;
  • Social Security law;
  • Work safety and organisational models;
  • Management and control (Legislative Decree 231/2001);
  • Privacy in the corporate setting;
  • Corporate reorganisation;
  • Banking law;
  • Commercial law;
  • Bankruptcy law.

Publications and Lecturing

Serena is the author of several articles in the area of employment law and regular speaker at conferences.


  • Member of the Italian Employment Lawyers Association (AGI, Avvocati Giuslavoristi Italiani –;
  • Member of the Employment Law Commission of the National Bar Council (2017-2020 three-year period);
  • National Representative of the OUA (Unitary Body of the Legal Profession) for the District Court of Appeal of Bari (2014-2016);
  • HREvolution Vice Chair (2018-2021);
  • Member of the ASLA Council (Associated Law Firm Association);
  • Member of the ASLA Women Executive Committee.