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Mr. Gambel has vast experience effectively representing policyholders in insurance coverage and recovery matters relating to a wide range of business enterprises, activities and insurance coverages, including commercial liability, product liability, directors’ and officers’ liability, employer’s liability, professional liability, employee fidelity, commercial property, and marine (P&I, cargo, hull), among others.



Representative Insurance Coverage Engagements


·       Successfully represented university in insurance coverage dispute over defense of student athlete’s civil rights claims against university arising out of alleged sexual assault by other student athletes.


·       Successfully represented landlords in insurance coverage disputes arising of constructive eviction claims and related claims of exposure to harmful conditions.  


·       Prosecuted federal court claim under property insurance policy for collapse of Colorado uranium mine. 


·       Recovered substantial sum from insurer for defense and settlement of client’s nationwide product liability exposure. Settlement during a lengthy jury trial involving bad faith and recoupment claims. 


·       Represented insured under commercial property policies in claims for loss sustained by theft of intellectual property and by casualty. 


·       Prosecuted complex insurance coverage case involving numerous primary and excess insurers of Texas-based chemical company in connection with widespread consumer product claims.  Successful defense of insurer’s attempt to rescind policy. Favorable settlements. 




44 Montgomery St., Suite 4100

San Francisco, CA  94104

415.392.3100   415.392.3133 fax

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