Frank Nicoletti is the founding and managing partner of NGS. Mr. Nicoletti has practiced insurance law for over 45 years and is well known in the insurance community. Mr. Nicoletti is experienced in both direct, excess and reinsurance law. He has also authored many articles, and he has lectured in front of such organizations as the Independent Reinsurance Underwriters Association, Executive Enterprises Seminars, The Excess/Surplus Lines Claims Association, the Defense Research Institute and the International Association of Claim Professionals.

Awards

Founding partner, Frank M. Nicoletti, was the recipient of the 2009 Vince Donohue Award presented by the Excess/Surplus Lines Claims Association, now the International Association of Claim Professionals (“IACP”) at the Association’s 40th Anniversary Conference held in Bermuda. The award was given in recognition of Mr. Nicoletti’s significant contributions to the insurance industry over the years. Mr. Nicoletti has been a member of the IACP for over 25 years and served as the Association’s General Counsel from 2006 to 2013.

Memberships

International Bar Association

Defense Association of New York

Defense Research Institute

American Bar Association (Tort and Insurance Practice Section)

New York State Bar Association

Association of the Bar of the City of New York

New York County Lawyers’ Association

Professional Liability Underwriting Society

International Association for Insurance Law and AIDA Reinsurance and Insurance Arbitration Society

Columbian Lawyers Association

Association of Professional Insurance Women

International Association of Claim Professionals

Education

B.A., Syracuse University, 1966

J.D., Suffolk University Law School, 1970

Admissions

New York State Bar, 1972

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York

U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia

Supreme Court of the United States

Professional Experience

General Counsel and Secretary, ROM Reinsurance Management Company, 1986 to Present

General Counsel, International Association of Claim Professionals, 2006 to 2013.

Cases of Note

Bellefonte Reinsurance Co. v. Aetna Casualty & Sur. Co. – successfully argued before the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

Aetna Casualty and Surety Co. v. Home Ins. Co.

Exceptional Legal Services

We welcome the opportunity to serve your business needs and develop a mutual, long lasting relationship as we have with our many clients over the years.

Nicoletti Gonson Spinner

Nicoletti Gonson Spinner is a full service insurance litigation law firm that has been providing exceptional legal services for over 15 years.

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