Wilmington, Delaware – Bayard, P.A. announced today that GianClaudio Finizio, director and leader of the firm’s insurance practice group, and member of the firm’s bankruptcy group, was selected to serve on the Meritas U.S. Leadership Committee. GianClaudio, also the firm’s Meritas member contact for Meritas, will serve a three- year term in this new role. The Committee is comprised of 11 members from firms across the U.S. Region. The Committee’s primary responsibility is to support the mission, values and goals of Meritas and will specifically participate in strategic planning, member recruitment, retention and development for the U.S. Region.
Meritas is the premier global alliance of 184 independent law firms spanning 93 countries. Meritas firms provide businesses with a full range of high-quality specialized legal services in key markets around the world. Bayard is Delaware’s sole member of Meritas. Meritas firms work collaboratively to serve clients, especially when dealing with complex matters across multiple jurisdictions. Membership is by invitation only and all Meritas firms must adhere to uncompromising service standards to retain membership status. Meritas uses a disciplined, analytical approach to quality control that includes exclusive peer-evaluations and formal firm reviews every three years. With top-ranking law firms in the world’s key markets, Meritas delivers exceptional legal knowledge, personal attention and proven value to clients worldwide.