Gavin Creighton is a partner in the insurance team with extensive experience in professional indemnity, general liability, life insurance, defence of FOS complaints and general litigation. He specialises in defending a wide range of professional indemnity claims, particularly against construction industry professionals, accountants, real estate agents, financial planners and insurance brokers, as well as general liability claims against builders, contractors, retailers and occupiers of commercial premises.
Gavin regularly presents papers to insurers and brokers on developments in the law. He has assisted with risk management, advice on recent legislative changes, policy drafting and interpretation.
Gavin is listed as a recommended lawyer in insurance by Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2015. He is also listed in the 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021 editions of The Best Lawyers in Australia in the field of insurance law. In 2020 and 2021, Gavin is listed for insurance law and personal injury litigation.
Gavin was admitted as a solicitor in NSW in 1995. He is admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of NSW, Federal Court and High Court. Gavin joined the legal practice in 2003 and became a partner in 2006.