Biographies

Rippi Gill

Rippi Gill

Senior Counsel, Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance


Contact Info

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance
85 Broad St., 7th Fl.
New York, NY 10004 
bhspecialty.com


Background

Ms. Gill joined the CGL Reporter Editorial Board in 2014 and served until 2017, focusing on decisions in the area of property coverage.

Ms. Gill is Senior Counsel at Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance. Previously, she was a senior associate at Lazare Potter & Giacovas LLP, where her practice focused on insurance coverage and commercial litigation. She regularly represented major insurers at the trial and appellate level, advising them on complex coverage disputes involving various liability and property damage issues. Ms. Gill also previously served as an assistant corporation counsel for the New York City Law Department, Office of the Corporation Counsel, where she gained extensive litigation and trial experience. Ms. Gill began her career serving as a judicial law clerk for the Staff Attorney's Office for the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

Ms. Gill is a member of the Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee of the American Bar Association's Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section, as well as a member of the Insurance Coverage Committee of the New York State Bar Association's Torts, Insurance, and Compensation Section. She is also active in several other bar associations, including serving as the president of the South Asian Bar Association of New York for the 2016–2017 term.

Ms. Gill received her undergraduate degree from Fordham University and her law degree from Hofstra University School of Law.