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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

Jonathan Gaisman QC

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

Position

Barrister and arbitrator specialising in all fields of commercial law, particularly insurance, banking, professional negligence, shipping, oil and gas, and international trade.

Career

Qualified 1979; Inner Temple; QC 1995; current directorships: International Musicians Seminar (Prussia Cove); Streetwise Opera.

Languages

Reasonable French and German.

Education

Eton College; Worcester College, Oxford (1977 MA; 1978 BCL).

Leisure

The arts, travel, country pursuits.


London Bar

Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

Within: Banking and finance (including consumer credit) – Leading silks

Jonathan Gaisman QC - 7 King's Bench WalkAn unbelievably good advocate and I haven’t seen his match.

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Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – Leading silks

Jonathan Gaisman QC - 7 King's Bench WalkThe best advocate I’ve ever seen.

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Energy

Within: Energy – Leading silks

Jonathan Gaisman QC - 7 King's Bench WalkAn excellent cross-examiner.

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Insurance and reinsurance

Within: Insurance and reinsurance - Leading silks

Jonathan Gaisman QC - 7 King's Bench WalkA razor-sharp intellect and true to the demands of the dispute.

Within: Insurance and reinsurance

Home to a number of high-calibre counsel7 King's Bench Walk remains ‘the go-to set for insurance and reinsurance work’. Recent standout work includes Single Buoy Mooring Mopustor, the largest marine insurance case in the Commercial Court, led by Jonathan Gaisman QC, and AIG v Woodman with David Edwards QC instructed, as well as acting for both sides in the high-profile Brillante Virtuoso case.

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International arbitration: counsel

Within: International arbitration: counsel – Leading silks

Jonathan Gaisman QC - 7 King's Bench WalkHe has a razor-sharp intellect.

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Professional negligence

Within: Professional negligence – Leading silks

Jonathan Gaisman QC - 7 King's Bench WalkExcellent track record.

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Shipping

Within: Shipping – Leading silks

Jonathan Gaisman QC - 7 King's Bench WalkFiercely intelligent and a fantastic advocate.

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