Tim Gavigan is an associate at the firm’s London office. He is a member of the energy, infrastructure, and resources practice group. His focus is primarily on disputes in the upstream oil and gas sector, in particular drilling and shipbuilding contracts and related insurance issues. He also advises clients on contract formation in these areas.
Prior to joining the firm, Tim contracted as an associate at an international law firm specialising in energy, infrastructure and dispute resolution law where he gained considerable experience in offshore construction disputes and international arbitration. Tim also contracted with Linklaters LLP, London, working across a broad range of practice areas including, dispute resolution and litigation, financial services (regulation) and banking, restructuring and insolvency.
Before moving to London, Tim worked for a number of years in Auckland, New Zealand for a boutique commercial litigation firm and, prior to that, in chambers, where he acted for and appeared on behalf of clients in the following practice areas: construction, insurance, contract, securities, company, negligence, fraud, insolvency and land law.