Gavin Woods is Counsel within the Corporate department of Appleby’s Bermuda office and a member of the Insurance team. Gavin specialises in corporate finance, corporate structuring and insurance regulatory matters. He also has particular experience in the incorporation and licensing of (re)insurance companies, alternative risk financing vehicles (such as cat bonds and insurance-linked securities), listing on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, segregated account structures, securitisations and derivative transactions.
In addition to his practice, Gavin is recommended by Legal 500 Caribbean 2015.
Prior to joining Appleby in 2010, he worked with a ‘magic circle’ firm in both London and New York.
Gavin is a member of the Law Society of England and Wales, the New York State Bar Association and the Bermuda Bar Association.
Conferences, seminars and commentaries
Gavin participates at conferences and seminars, and provides commentary to international and local media on the Bermuda insurance industry.
Recent example includes: