Professor Robert Merkin - Barlow Lyde & Gilbert LLP
Professor Robert Merkin
Areas of practice:
  • Corporate & Commercial Law
  • Insurance Law
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Rob Merkin is a Professor of Commercial Law at Southampton University and a consultant to Barlow Lyde & Gilbert LLP. He has written many books on a variety of subjects but is best known for his books and articles on insurance, reinsurance and related matters. His works include Butler and Merkin on Reinsurance Law (which won the inaugural British Insurance Law Association prize in 1986), Colinvaux and Merkin's Insurance Contract Law, The Law of Motor Insurance (with Jeremy Stuart-Smith QC) and Arbitration Law.

Professor Merkin is a member of the presidential council of AIDA and serves as secretary to the AIDA reinsurance working party. He is a past member of The Law Society's insurance law sub-committee and of the executive committee of the British Insurance Law Association.

He is the editor of Insurance Law Monthly, the Journal of Business Law, Lloyd's Law Reports, and Arbitration Law Monthly. His works have been cited in several High Court decisions in England and in decisions in other jurisdictions, including by the High Court of Australia and the US Supreme Court.

Professor Merkin regularly lectures on insurance and reinsurance at conferences and universities worldwide.

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