Gary serves as the managing partner of the firm's Washington, D.C., office. Gary is a highly accomplished lawyer with significant experience in litigation, especially in representing insurance policyholders – against the insurance companies. For 26 years, he has amassed experience in all major lines of insurance, in both the first-party property and third-party liability insurance contexts. This includes policy reviews and renewals, claim advice and preparation, claim negotiation, mediation, arbitration, and litigation. As a lead lawyer, Gary has achieved more than $1 billion in settlements for his clients and more than $100 million in verdicts. With a strong hotel client roster, Gary is a leader in the firm's Hospitality Industry Group.
Gary is also dedicated to pro bono and community service, committing hundreds of hours annually. The D.C. Bar recognized Gary as the 2014 pro bono lawyer of the year. Gary also serves on three nonprofit boards. In addition, he is an avid marathon runner.