Gary is an insurance recovery attorney. He represents and advises policyholders (never insurers) in a broad range of insurance-related contexts, including insurance claim preparation, negotiation, mediation, arbitration, and litigation in all courts. He has been the lead lawyer on dozens of major claims, collecting over one billion dollars in court verdicts, arbitration awards, or negotiated settlements. Gary recently won a $28 million jury verdict and a $60 million court verdict. He is one of the top, most experienced policyholder-side lawyers in the country. His expertise is particularly well-developed with respect to first-party property and business interruption insurance, directors & officers insurance, political risk insurance, fidelity bonds, and liability insurance.
Gary also has a steadfast commitment to pro bono and community service, and has won several awards for his achievements. He dedicates hundreds of hours perennially to pro bono work such as helping victims of disasters, obtaining health coverage for life-saving cancer treatments, civil rights cases, and victims of domestic violence. Gary serves on several non-profit Boards and is a publicly-elected neighborhood commissioner in D.C.