Gerard Farara QC
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* Professional Associate
Gerard is senior partner and head of dispute resolution at Collas Crill. He has been practising law for more than 40 years and is the second native Virgin Islander to practise law in the BVI.
Appointed Queen’s Counsel in 1996, Gerard is the most senior lawyer and the leading Queen’s Counsel at the BVI Bar, specialising in civil, insolvency and commercial litigation.
With experience before all courts up to the Privy Council in London, Gerard has also provided expert evidence in matters before the courts in foreign jurisdictions, such as the USA and Hong Kong, on a range of BVI legal issues, including insolvency law and cross-border disputes.
Gerard has served as an acting judge of the High Court and Court of Appeal of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court and, most recently, as the judge of the Commercial Court in BVI.