“Norton Rose has made major investment over the past 12 to 18 months in extending its already far reaching network of offices… Norton Rose has managed to create a lasting impression on the global legal market ... The firm continues to place a strategic focus on the insurance & reinsurance industry and ... has a formidable multi-jurisdictional practice.”
PLC Which Lawyer Insurance Super League, 2012
Our Italian insurance team forms an integral part of our leading global insurance and reinsurance group, advising on all aspects of the industry, with expertise in corporate, regulatory and contentious matters at both the local and international level. We can handle domestic and cross-border transactions and disputes, working closely with our insurance and reinsurance experts based throughout Europe, Asia, Australia, Canada, Africa, Latin America and Central Asia.
We can also draw upon the expertise of our local lawyers throughout: mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures; litigation and dispute resolution; banking and finance; tax; employment; among other practice areas.
The broad scope of our insurance practice is reflected in the diversity of our client base, which includes insurance and reinsurance companies and banks and other intermediaries active across our key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and pharmaceuticals and life sciences.
Our areas of work include:
- brokerage agreements
- competition and merger control
- foreign investment (setting up Italian operations)
- dispute resolution (including coverage)
- distribution models
- insurance legislation (including EU insurance directives and national legislation)
- outsourcing arrangements
- policy wording
More information on our global insurance and reinsurance practice