Manuel Baroch Castellvi is specialised in advising insurance companies in questions regarding product development and supervisory law. The focus of his work lies on advising life insurers in contractual questions especially regarding product development and all kind of supervisory issues, advising institutions for occupational retirement provision (IORPs) in contractual and supervisory issues and advising public occupational pensions institutions regarding restructuring issues.

Manuel has a deep industry insight due to his experience as an in-house lawyer in the insurance industry prior to joining DLA Piper, where he focused on product development for life insurance and occupational pensions as well as on insurance supervisory law.

Manuel is author of numerous specialist publications, co-editor of the commentary on the Insurance Supervision Act (Brand/Baroch Castellvi) and has been a lecturer at the Institute for Insurance at Technical University Cologne in insurance supervisory law for several years until 2020.