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Chambers of Gavin Kealey QC

TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7DS, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7910 8300
Fax:
Fax 020 7910 8400
DX:
239 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.7kbw.co.uk

Simon Kerr

Tel:
Work 020 7910 8300
Email:
7 King's Bench Walk (Chambers of Gavin Kealey QC)

Position

Simon is a barrister specialising in commercial law and all aspects of commercial litigation and arbitration, with particular expertise in insurance and reinsurance, shipping, energy and natural resources, professional negligence and general commercial disputes. He has been involved in a large number of high profile commercial cases in the Commercial Court, in the appellate courts and in arbitration.  His work is split evenly between cases in the High Court and those involving arbitration, whether English arbitration, international arbitration (under rules such as ICC or LCIA) or “Bermuda Form” arbitration.

Career

Called 1997; Lincoln’s Inn.

Author of chapters on damages and other remedies in Carver on Charterparties (1st ed., 2017)

Languages

Fluent French.

Member

British Insurance Law Association; London Shipping Law Centre.

Education

Merchant Taylors’ School; Keble College, Oxford (BA Honours 1st Class – Modern Languages);  Lincoln’s Inn (Hardwicke Entrance Scholar, Full CPE Award, Sunley Scholar).


London Bar

Insurance and reinsurance

Within: Insurance and reinsurance – Leading juniors

Simon Kerr - 7 King's Bench WalkExperienced hand at high-value insurance disputes across the board.

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