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Name: Avv. Marco Morace
Firm Name: E. Morace & Co. Studio Legale
Jurisdiction: Italy
Leader in: Insurance Law


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Professional Biography:

Marco Morace, born in Naples on 16th September 1978, began to take law office experiences and study law in 1998. He graduated in Law, with the highest grade, from the from University of Naples “Federico II” in 2003.

Prior to joining the law firm E.MORACE&Co., he worked for the in house legal department of P&G in Rome and then he spent almost a year in London as visiting lawyer with leading London marine P&I insurers and international law firms.

He progressively specialized in insurance, reinsurance and marine law and he is now considered among the Italian experts in these fields and, as the other Partners of the law firm E.MORACE&Co., he is regularly appointed by international leading insurers.

He has handled difficult claims and disputes as counsel, negotiator or litigation lawyer, whether out-of-Court or in Court, in the areas of insurance and reinsurance.

Beyond serving as counsel to the parties in litigations, he is also frequently appointed to coordinate claims investigations, provide legal advice and assistance to resolve out-of-court complex matters of insurance which also require a commercial approach and tactical expertise.

He is among the lawyers regularly used by Italian and international insurers and London underwriters and was chosen among the panelists of the event “Driving best claims practices’’ of the “Italian TPA and Legal Counsel PROGRAMME 2016” organized by LLOYD’S in London, reading a speech regarding best claims practices from a legal perspective.

He is a member of the Italian Bar Association admitted to practice before the Italian Courts.

He speaks Italian and English and he formerly read Law, as an assistant professor, at the University of Naples “Parthenope” and is lecturer at the Master in Shipping and International Management at I.P.E. (www.ipeistituto.it).

Insurance and Reinsurance Practice of E.MORACE&Co.:

The E.MORACE&Co. Insurance and Reinsurance practice has a team of around 10 attorneys, working in or through the EM&C. Italian offices.

E.MORACE&Co team represents insurers and reinsurers to assist or handle the full range of insurance and reinsurance matters, from the minor and recurring claims to the most complex cases or frauds and in each of the stages of business (drafting policies, litigation, acquisitions, claims handling, run-off etc.) and in different classes of business (i.e. Liability of Various Kinds such as E&O, D&O, Medical Malpractice, Professional Indemnity), Counter-Fraud, Marine Insurance (P&I, H&M, Transport and Cargo Losses, Collisions and Salvages) and Aviation.

The Firm is usually appointed by Reinsurers, Insurers, TPAs, Average Adjusters, Insurance Brokers, Lloyd’s Syndicates or Managing Agents, P&I Clubs, Loss Adjusters.

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