We hire an EU Regulatory Lawyer - Rome


We are currently looking for an EU Regulatory Lawyer with excellent academic performance and a desire to specialize in EU payments regulation. We require an excellent command of English.  Strict meritocracy, excellence and ethical integrity are the name of the game at De Matteis Law.  


Desired Skills and Experience  

  • University degree in law with highest honors
  • Excellent command of English (level C2 or C1)
  • Admitted to the bar
  • Desire to specialize in EU payments regulation
  • Experience in assisting multinational organizations
  • Preferred age 30-35

Desired Personality Traits

  • General cognitive ability
  • Conscientiousness
  • Freedom from negative emotions
  • Open to new experiences

We offer competitive salaries and an energetic and motivated office environment.  Our mentoring program of leading by example is highly successful because our attorneys are inspired and eager to be the best.  We are interested in the success of our team and encourage individual development through constant and constructive feedback.


In particular, we offer:

  • Up to 3 month bonus based on performance
  • Working hours from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm
  • No work in the evening and on weekends


We advise clients on the interpretation and implementation of EU regulations relating to:

  • Second Payment Service Directive (PSD2)
  • EU Interchange Fee Regulation (IFR)
  • European Banking Authority’s RTS on the security of internet payments
  • Anti-money-laundering (AML) Directives
  • Digital Identity and eIDAS Regulation
  • Blockchain
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Data protection


We are also involved in damage litigation in the United Kingdom over interchange fees and advise on antitrust in the payment industry.


Our clients are leading multinationals.  Our mission is to do well in what we do and to do good in our society.  Our priority is to do interesting and rewarding work for good causes.  

Please send your CV with a cover letter to Andrea De Matteis at  Only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.