Gabriel Le Chevallier represents businesses, executives, bankruptcy trusts, and individuals across the country as they obtain insurance coverage for their losses. He has assisted clients recover tens of millions of dollars under a wide variety of insurance policies, including commercial general liability, recall, errors and omissions, directors and officers, fiduciary liability, and fidelity policies.
Gabe focuses on developing and implementing creative strategies and arguments to further his clients’ negotiation, mediation, arbitration, and litigation efforts. Gabe assists clients with placing their insurance and clarifying which policy language will better protect them in the event of catastrophic loss. He also helps clients ensure coverage when undergoing corporate transactions or restructuring.
Over the course of his work, Gabe has discovered that he loves Excel. His interest in quantitative analysis has helped him understand the actual dollar impact of various issues and maximize recoveries for his clients.
Gabe was born and raised in Oregon, but left for nearly a decade to study and practice law in Washington, D.C. He is very happy to be back home. When not working, Gabe is busy chasing after his toddler.
Multnomah Bar Association
News & Publications
Author, The Impact of Amara on Coverage under Fiduciary Liability Insurance Policies (Employee Benefit Plan Review Vol. 76, No. 1 2022)
Panelist, Insurance Coverage for Sex Abuse Claims (Seminar Group’s Northwest Insurance Law Conference 2021)
Speaker, Insurance Lessons from a Chaotic Year: How the Events of the Last 12 Months Illustrate What Non-Coverage Lawyers Should Know About Insurance (Multnomah Bar Association 2021)
Co-Chair and Speaker, Insurance Considerations Relating to COVID-19 (Seminar Group 2020)
Speaker, Insurance in the Time of Coronavirus (OWLS 2020)
Contributor, Insurance Law in Oregon, Chapter 16 “Duty to Defend, Settle, and Indemnify” (Oregon State Bar 2020)
Speaker, Case Law Update – Oregon (The Seminar Group’s Northwest Insurance Law Conference 2019)
Super Lawyers “Rising Stars,” Insurance Coverage (2015 – 2020)
- American University Washington College of Law, J.D., Summa cum laude, Order of the Coif
- University of Oregon, B.A., Political Science
- Oregon State Bar
- Virginia State Bar
- District of Columbia
- United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit