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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

Timothy Kenefick

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

Position

Tim specialises in all aspects of commercial law, with particular emphasis on insurance and reinsurance, energy, marine, commercial fraud and general commercial disputes. He acts both as an advocate and in an advisory capacity, and has regularly been instructed on his own and as junior counsel in high-value, high-profile Commercial Court actions and arbitrations. He is also a CEDR-accredited mediator.

Career

Called 1996; tenant at 7 King's Bench Walk from 1997 to date, except for a two-year period between 2005 and 2007 when he worked for the award-winning reinsurance and international risk team at Barlow Lyde & Gilbert, after which he returned to 7KBW to resume his practice as a commercial barrister; became a CEDR-accredited mediator in 2014.

Languages

Good working knowledge of French and experience of working in disputes involving French law issues.

Member

COMBAR.

Education

St Catharine’s College, Cambridge (BA First Class); Universite de Poiters (Diploma in French Law); Gray’s Inn Senior Scholar.

Leisure

Windsurfing, skiing, golf.


London Bar

Insurance and reinsurance

Within: Insurance and reinsurance – Leading juniors

Timothy Kenefick - 7 King's Bench WalkVery approachable and easy to work with.

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International arbitration: counsel

Within: International arbitration: counsel – Leading juniors

Timothy Kenefick - 7 King's Bench WalkStrong on legal analysis and detail.

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