Name: Gavin Goffe
Firm Name: Myers, Fletcher & Gordon
Jurisdiction: Jamaica
Practice Area: Litigation Law

Telephone: 1 (876) 922-5860
Fax: 1 (876) 922-4811
Email: gavin.goffe@mfg.com.jm

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Professional Biography:

Leaders in Law endorses Gavin Goffe as our exclusively recommended Litigation Law expert in Jamaica. If you wish to get in touch with Gavin please use the contact information provided above.

Gavin Goffe has distinguished himself as a member of the Firm’s Litigation Department and the Labour Practice Group. His practice areas include General Commercial Litigation with emphasis on Banking Litigation and Labour Litigation.  Although the majority of his practice consists of appellate work, Gavin has a vibrant practice in the Supreme Court and before the Industrial Disputes Tribunal.  Gavin is particularly well-known for his defense of corporate clients in Unfair Dismissal claims.

Prior to joining the Litigation Department, Gavin spent three years in our Commercial Department where his practice areas included tax, corporate finance, joint ventures, investment funds and cross-border investments. Gavin contributes his talents to the Norman Manley Law School, where he tutors Civil Procedure and Practice, and also to the Jamaican Bar Association, serving as its Honorary Secretary from 2007 to 2011.  He is currently a member of the Council of the Jamaican Bar Association,  sits on its Telecommunications, Broadcasting and Technology Committee. He also a member of the Council of Students Loan Bureau.

Since 1998, Gavin has volunteered teaching Math and English to adult learners. In 2008, he co-founded The Adult Learning Centres of Jamaica, a not-for-profit organisation focused on improving adult literacy. He also sits on the Advisory Board of the Salvation Army in Jamaica, Eastern Division.

Firm Description

We are a strong, competent group of attorneys. We are bolstered by extensive resources and broad expertise. We are on-island, across-the-pond and everywhere.

As one of the largest law firms in Jamaica and the Caribbean Single Market, we provide every needed and desired resource, but work with resolve to provide personalized and strategized attention.

For over seven decades, Myers Fletcher & Gordon has provided global corporations, government agencies and individuals with progressive and effective legal support.

Our greatest legal capabilities are in Litigation, Corporate and Commercial Law, Real Estate Law, Intellectual Property, Tax Law, Property Law, Sports Law, Competition, Aviation and Financial Regulation and Trade.

The industries we serve include Tourism, Transportation, Financial Services, Telecommunications, Mining, Energy and Labour.

Our people are our greatest asset. From Partners to Associates and support staff—we are a firm composed of dynamic, intelligent individuals. Since Jamaica’s independence, MF&G attorneys have served as trustees, Ministers of Government, Special Ambassadors and Ambassadors to the United States. Several Partners currently serve as directors of Jamaican companies, including publicly-listed companies, government entities and leading charities.

 

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