Silvia Traverso


Using her previous professional experience in the field of marine insurance and personal injury (crew) claims, in 2002 Silvia started to work and cooperate with major Italian TPA and loss adjusters for the Lloyd’s Market, and for many Italian and international insurance companies in the field of civil professional liability, with specific reference to medical malpractice, and handling insurers’ cases all over Italy. Silvia provides external legal consultancy for the handling and loss adjustment of medical malpractice claims for various private and public Italian hospitals.

With experience also in insolvency law, Silvia has been often appointed by the Livorno Court to examine and oversee such procedures. She also works with many public authority and government agencies, handling cases concerning their liability as well as assisting them in resolving complex issues concerning D&O cover.

Silvia is fluent in English.


Professional experience:

Silvia has been a Partner in the Italian law firm Batini & Associati, later renamed Batini Traverso & Associati (now Batini Traverso Grasso & Associati – BTG Legal), since 1998.


Academic background and memberships:

Member of the Genoa Bar Association since October 26, 1989.

Member of the Livorno Bar Association since March 19, 1998.

Silvia is admitted as advocate to the Italian Supreme Court.

Graduated at the University of Genoa in 1984/85 (110/110 with honours).

Winner of the Princivalle award by the Genoa Bar following best admission examination at the Bar exam, taken at the Genoa Court of Appeals in 1989.

Since 2007 Silvia has been a regular lecturer for postgraduate professional development courses with regard to civil professional liability for different bodies.

On September 2010, she obtained the title of Mediator in corporate law for civil and commercial settlements, according to new Italian legislation (d.leg. 4 marzo 2010, no. 28).

BTG Legal è parte dell’esclusivo network internazionale Global Insurance Law Connect GILC, con uffici in quattro continenti, capace di garantire anche ai Clienti più esigenti, un’assistenza di alta qualità nelle principali giurisdizioni e in caso di operazioni cross border.

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Siamo orgogliosi di annunciare che recentemente lo Studio Legale Batini Traverso Grasso & Associati ha ottenuto il prestigioso riconoscimento della certificazione di qualità UNI EN ISO 9001:2015 (ISO 9001:2015) : Ceritifcato # : 210263-2016-AQ-ITA-ACCREDIA.

La Certificazione è stata rilasciata dall’ente DNV per la fornitura di assistenza legale e servizi legali, tanto in sede giudiziale che stragiudiziale, nei campi del diritto assicurativo, contrattualistica, diritto marittimo e della navigazione aerea, diritto dei trasporti nazionale ed internazionale, diritto civile, responsabilità professionale, responsabilità medica, responsabilità da prodotto, responsabilità enti pubblici, responsabilità per inquinamento, responsabilità per rischio cyber, tanto sotto il profilo nazionale che internazionale.

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We are proud to announce that Batini Traverso Grasso & Associati has been found to conform the management system standard UNI EN ISO 9001:2015 (ISO 9001:2015) : Certificate # : 210263-2016-AQ-ITA-ACCREDIA.

Certification was issued by DNV.GL for Provision of legal assistance and legal advice services, both in and out of court, in the fields of insurance, contracting, commercial, maritime and air navigation law, national and international transportation, civil, professional, medical and product liability, public bodies, revenue, environmental liability, cyber risks, both nationally and internationally.

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We are proud to be among the founding members of The Global Insurance Law Connect network (GILC). This is the result of a pool of independent law firms, among the major insurance specialist worldwide, which includes United Kingdom, United States, France and a pipeline of other European, South America and Far East insurance firms. The network is headquartered in London and embraces a number of key insurance jurisdictions around the globe. GIL organizes periodical events, workshops and seminars round the globe in the different areas of specialization and in conjunction with the local insurance industry and major brokers and often serves large international insurance programs for major international corporate accounts.

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