Financial lines

Current economic conditions have created significant liability risks for professionals and corporate management including directors and officers.

Increased exposure to litigation and investigation has increased in various business and industry segments. Insurance companies are responding to this increased risk by providing multiple insurance products providing coverage for these exposures.

Global Insurance Law Connect lawyers advise professionals, directors and officers and financial institutions on management liability and professional indemnity claims. Our lawyers also provide coverage advice to insurance companies related to these claims. Our focus is to work with you to address all of the legal needs of the professional, providing advice and representation for claims of breach of duty/negligence and also on risks that arise under professional liability policies. This can include directors and officers, errors & omissions liability claims resulting from professional activities, commercial crime, fraud, defamation, privacy and claims against trustee liability policies as well as claims asserted by the FDIC.

Our multijurisdictional approach empowers each firm to assist insurers, whilst taking into account different rules and approaches to similar issues in each jurisdiction.

Whether it’s pre-litigated claims or the defence of multimillion pound breach of fiduciary duty or negligence claims, we lead on high profile cases globally, as well as in our local markets. Collectively, we have acted in some of the largest professional group actions of recent years.

Our clients include insurers, including global, national and London Market insurers and underwriters and their policyholders.

Key contacts

Group leader

Silvia Traverso – Batini Traverso Grasso & Associati, Italy

E: [email protected]
T: +39 33 55369 282

International team

  • Advokatfirmaet Riisa & Co ANS, Norway
    Jørgen Svartebekk
    E: [email protected]
    T: +47 22 12 15 89
  • Batini Traverso Grasso & Associati, Italy
    Silvia Traverso
    E: [email protected]
    T: +39 33 55369 282
  • Blanco y Asociados Abogados, Spain
    Fernando Blanco Giraldo
    E: [email protected]
    T: +34 915 638 407
  • Byrd & Associates, France
    Eloïse Marinos
    E: [email protected]
    T: +33 (0)1 42 61 55 97
  • gbf Attorneys-at-law, Switzerland
    Lars Gerspacher
    E: [email protected]
    T: +41 43 500 48 50
  • Lydian, Blegium
    Sandra Lodewijckx
    E: [email protected]
    T: +32 2 787 90 00
  • Santos Bevilaqua Advogados, Brazil
    Tiago Francisco da Silva
    E: [email protected]

Financial lines Insurance law firms

Advokatfirmaet Riisa & Co
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein
Blanco & Asociados Abogados
BTG Legal
Byrd & Associates
gbf Attorneys-at-law Ltd
Ocampo 1890, S. C. 
Santos Bevilaqua Advogados
Socrates Attorneys
Sparke Helmore Lawyers
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Our vision and focus is to use the strength and depth of our company to help our clients reduce the time and money they spend on managing risk. If you need a global group of legal advisers, delivering a creative, commercial and specialist service, talk to Global Insurance Law Connect today.


Contact: +44 (0)20 7870 4852