Salvatore Iannitti is an insurance lawyer based in Milan. He focuses on insurance and re-insurance and has vast experience of advising on contracts, regulatory issues, intermediation and contentious matters.
He has advised insurance policies, reinsurance agreements, distribution contracts, judicial and extra-judicial claims, umbrella programs, captive and fronting programs, CPI and PPI products, D&O, BBB, I&W policies, injury, A&H policies, unit/index linked policies, public liability policies, professional liability policies, environmental liability policies, crime policies, fidelity programs. He also assists insurers and intermediaries in proceedings before the public authorities and advises insurance companies on M&A transactions. Salvatore joined our practice in 2001 as an associate in the litigation department. He obtained a graduate degree in law, summa cum laude, from Luiss University in Rome in 1999 and qualified as an Italian avvocato in 2002.
Prior to joining the firm, Salvatore interned at the Italian Treasury Department, researching and writing reports on issues such as the government budget, the effects of the introduction of the Euro on the public administration, and the contractual activity of the public administration. Salvatore also interned with CIEL (Centre for International Environmental Law) in Washington DC, where he researched and wrote about issues pertaining to GATT, trans-boundary pollution agreements, and the World Bank and its jurisdictional immunity. He participated in a series of seminars in Arlington, Virginia organised by Advanced International (a consulting enterprise) on matters relating to the political, financial and economic system of the US and US legislation concerning intellectual property.
He has participated in public consultations on regulations covering: “Transparency of insurance policies”, “Black boxes”, “Home Insurance”, “Comparison of motor TPL tariffs”, “Conflict of interests”, “Complaints handling”, “Passive Reinsurance”, “Anti Fraud in motor TPL sector”, “Distance Marketing” and “CPI life products”.
Salvatore has completed numerous secondments since joining our firm, including at the Milan offices of Marsh and AIG.