Gawain Charlton-Perrin (Panelist)
Director of Risk Management
Mr. Charlton-Perrin has a strong background in Professional Liability claims, underwriting and risk management. At The Hanover, Gawain focuses on risk management for Professional Liability Programs (Accountants, Architects & Engineers, Cyber & Privacy Breach, Lawyers, Real Estate Agents & Brokers, Mortgage Field Services, Home Inspectors, Property Management Firms, Debt Collectors and Title Agents).
Prior to joining The Hanover in November of 2012, Gawain was a Consulting Director in the CNA Risk Control Department focusing on risk management for attorneys and law firms. Gawain also handled lawyers’ claims at CNA. Formerly, Gawain prosecuted attorneys for ethical violations for the State of Illinois and later defended attorneys for a Chicago law firm in legal malpractice cases and ethics complaints.
He is a nationally recognized author and lecturer on professional liability, ethics and risk management. Gawain is an Advisory Member for the annual Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP Legal Malpractice and Risk Management Conference. He is licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois, the Federal Northern District court and the U.S. Supreme Court. Gawain has also passed the Illinois Real Estate Broker Exam in November 2015.
Areas of Responsibility: Accountants, Architects & Engineers, Lawyers, Miscellaneous Professionals including Real Estate Agents & Brokers, Mortgage Fields Services, Home Inspectors, and Management Liability, Fidelity and Schools Professional Liability.