News & Press

Philadelphia Estate Planning Council 2018 Luncheon Program

Director Michael Gordon will be speaking at the Philadelphia Estate Planning Council on February 13, 2018. His topic: "Why is Everyone Talking About Delaware Trusts?"

This luncheon program will focus on the various reasons why clients in other jurisdictions are choosing to create their trusts in Delaware or other trust friendly states.  Topics that will be covered include the use of dynasty trusts, directed trusts, self-settled asset protection trusts and silent trusts.

Dan Hayward, Rob Harra, Neil Lapinski and Bill Kelleher recently attended the Geneva Group International’s annual meeting in Vienna, Austria. Around 350 people from around the world attended the event. Dan, Rob and Bill spoke at the event on topics relating to Delaware trusts.

Attorney Simpson: Microcaptives a Growing Tool in ERM

Attorney Jeffrey Simpson of Gordon, Fournaris & Mammarella, said 831(b) captives are becoming an important tool in helping individuals and smaller organizations manage their risk.


Director Thomas Mammarella will be speaking at the Fundamentals of Real Estate 2017 seminar on February 15, 2017. His topic: 'Protecting Your Escrow Account'.

In an interview with John Weber for A.M. BestTV, Director Andrew Rennick explains that Delaware's approach to series captives allows sponsors to place different insurance programs under one unit.

Chambers and Partners has dedicated the last twenty-five years to researching and ranking the world’s best lawyers. They produce expert guides for the USA, UK, Europe, Latin America, Asia-Pacific, Canada and Global market and this year launched the Chambers High Net Worth guide – their first publication specifically aimed at the international private wealth market.

American Bankers Association

Peter S. Gordon, a Founding Director at Gordon, Fournaris & Mammarella, P.A., spoke at the American Bankers Association Wealth Management and Trust Conference on May 5, 2016.

ERC Pioneers

Gordon, Fournaris & Mammarella director Jeff Simpson has been named a 2015 Enterprise Risk Captive (ERC) Pioneer by Captive Review. The inaugural list recognizes 20 key influencers in the United States’ fast-growing smaller captive industry.

Norman Veasey

New York, Dec. 3, 2015—Former Delaware Chief Justice E. Norman Veasey was inducted into the Directorship Corporate Governance Hall of Fame of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD). The induction took place at a formal ceremony on December 2, 2015, in New York. According to Ken Daly, CEO of NACD, “The Hall of Fame is comprised of individuals whose career achievements have left an indelible impression on the boardroom community.”


Tom Mammarella attended the Fall LawPact conference in Denver on Oct. 14-16, 2015. In attendance were representatives from member firms located in 23 states, Canada, Mexico, India and 6 countries in South America and Europe.