Company History

Providing Maritime Consulting & Adjusting Services Since 1938

Company History

Since its humble beginning in 1938 as Monroe & Ard, located on Beaver Street in downtown New York City, representing Protection & Indemnity (P&I) Clubs adjusting P&I Claims, Lamorte Burns & Co., Inc.(LBC) has now grown into a nine-office company, providing full maritime regulatory compliance, consulting and claims adjusting services.

LBC has added to its capacity to provide claims adjustment capability/expertise for Hull and Machinery (H&M) claims as well as Federal & State Workers Compensation Claims. We are the world’s leading authority in maritime claims adjusting and regulatory matters, representing over 50% of the protection and indemnity market in North America. With clients representing the largest and most prominent P&I Clubs and H&M Underwriters, we provide counsel to clients across the U.S. and the globe.

Building upon 75 years of success as the industry sector market-leader, LBC has continued to diversify its product offerings to better serve our clients. Our dedication, experience and expertise allow us to consistently provide top-quality products and services to our clients in an ever changing regulatory environment.