Tomás Mac Gearailt
Tomás is a dual-qualified Senior Associate in the Insurance & Professional Risks team in London.
Tomás advises on all aspects of insurance and reinsurance coverage issues and has particular expertise in litigating high-value insurance and reinsurance disputes in the Commercial Court.
Tomás regularly acts for construction and professional firms across several disciplines on claims alleging breach of professional duty. Tomás has significant experience in dealing with multifaceted intra-market disputes involving binding authority agreements, PCCs and captives. He has also acted in high-value property damage, political violence and trade credit related insurance and reinsurance claims in the UK and abroad. He also defends major insurance brokers on complex, multi-jurisdictional claims.
Experience & expertise
- PA(GI) successfully representing PA(G) in Commercial Court litigation concerning an indemnity claim
- a global insurance broker on a multi-million dollar professional negligence dispute
- a financial services client on a multi-million pound claim under its professional indemnity policy
- a confidential policyholder with a claim under its group professional indemnity policy following a multi-million dollar hedging error