Standard Club mutual insurer has appointed Gina Venezia as general counsel in its New York, US office
Ms Venezia joins the protection and indemnity insurer for shipping after more than 20 years at Freehill Hogan & Mahar in New York. She has an excellent reputation both in the US and internationally as an expert in maritime law issues, said Standard Club.
Ms Venezia has extensive experience in the marine sector and has a significant amount of trial experience. She has is best known for her ability to give complex advice on compliance and regulatory issues, particularly in the areas of sanctions and commercial contracts.
Ms Venezia will enhance the club’s inhouse capabilities and service to members, particularly with the management of complex US claims and dispute resolution.