Italy: Shipping 2019

Here we highlight 15 lawyers for their excellent work in the shipping field, as well as their expertise which runs the gamut of transactional, commercial and contentious mandates.

Most Highly Regarded
1. Corrado Bregante Siccardi Bregante & C, Genoa
2. Pietro Palandri  Studio Legale Mordiglia, Genoa
3. Francesco Siccardi Siccardi Bregante & C, Genoa

Studio Legale Mordiglia continues to dominate the domestic shipping market with five practitioners recognised here.
Pietro Palandri is a long-standing figure in the sector whose leading expertise ranges from casualty claims to ship financing and major restructurings.
Massimo Mordiglia has vast experience in the market and regularly handles major shipping insurance, financing and building matters. His expertise extends to managing cross-border disputes in arbitration proceedings.
Paolo Manica expertly acts for clients in contentious and non-contentious proceedings with experience handling sensitive proceedings relating to collisions and arrests.

Siccardi Bregante & C has two experts listed here.
Corrado Bregante enjoys a stellar reputation for his impressive practice, which covers complex contentious matters across the shipping and insurance sectors.
Francesco Siccardi focuses his first-rate practice on advising clients on insurance mandates, including complex claims and disputes in the shipping space.

Studio Legale Berlingieri also sees two practitioners identified.
Giorgio Berlingieri is a top-notch shipping lawyer whose impressive expertise runs the gamut of issues in the sector including salvage, ship arrest and ship mortgaging.
Andrea Berlingieri has notable experience in the shipping field, supporting clients on contracting, financing and disputes.

Maurizio Dardani, founder of Dardani Studio Legale, has decades of experience in the shipping market with enviable expertise in complex financings as well as dispute resolution relating to shipbuilding, contracts and insurance.

At Studio Legale Garbarino Vergani, Enrico Vergani excels in dispute resolution, representing clients in arbitration and litigation proceedings on shipping disputes.

From BTG Legal, Alberto Batini dedicates his practice to advising clients on a wide range of shipping matters, acting in issues that include P&I mandates, cross-border transactions and disputes.

Vittorio Porzio of Studi Legale Consociati Porzio Bove e Associati - D'Aniello is a seasoned practitioner in shipping with a broad practice covering topics such as charter party disputes, commercial transactions and the enforcement of foreign judgments.

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Nominees have been selected based upon comprehensive, independent survey work with both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide. Only specialists who have met independent international research criteria are listed.

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