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About Emmanuel Gilbert

Emmanuel founded TheJudge in 2000 after spending 15 years in claims, underwriting and management roles at both major insurers and a niche legal expenses underwriter.

Emmanuel quickly became the leading independent expert in the field of after the event insurance from the very inception of the industry and was a regular contributor to legal publications and speaker at costs conferences.

Emmanuel undertakes a senior advisory role at TheJudge in support to the director team.

Notable Experience

Emmanuel was involved in many of the industry’s key precedent-setting cases and was recommended by the Court of Appeal in the test case Callery v Gray [2001] EWCA Civ 1117.

Emmanuel has been responsible for securing the litigation risk transfer arrangements for thousands of cases since 2000, ranging from civil disputes, patent, insolvency and shareholder claims.

Articles and Publications

Law Society Book – “Conditional Fees – A Survival Guide” (2nd Edition) – 2001

Regular experts columnist in the Law Society’s Litigation Funding publication from 2001 to 2006.