Gavin Coull is a Partner and was formerly the Head of Reinsurance at a large international firm. He acts on behalf of the London insurance and reinsurance market (both Lloyd’s and companies) and international carriers, particularly in Bermuda.
He focuses his practice on dispute resolution and coverage advice for reinsurers and reinsureds, in respect of both treaty and facultative business, as well as complex international direct business, across a broad range of non-marine classes including property, specie, political risk, engineering, casualty and pharmaceutical. He also deals with problematical binding authority issues.
Gavin is regularly instructed in matters involving fraud and has experience of obtaining and enforcing freezing injunctions and search and seizure orders, and of acting as Court appointed Supervising Solicitor. He has extensive experience of litigation, arbitration and alternative dispute resolution, and has had conduct of significant matters in England and overseas (Bermuda and the US amongst others) and frequently acts as coordinating counsel for multi-jurisdictional disputes.
Gavin also has a non-contentious practice, advising on insurance and reinsurance programme structuring and wordings, both traditional and alternative.
Gavin was admitted as a Solicitor in September 1997.