Richard D. Gable, Jr. is a Partner in the Philadelphia office where he focuses on arson & fraud, coverage defense, extra-contractual, and subrogation & recovery law. Rich has experience with large loss commercial property insurance coverage litigation as well as property insurance subrogation. In addition to his experience in defending insurers, he also has experience defending financial institutions from fraud claims, unfair trade practices, and the violation of other consumer protection statutes.
Rich joined the firm in 2012, bringing a wealth of commercial litigation and trial experience to the firm. His experience began a decade earlier. Rich earned his Doctor of Jurisprudence from Villanova University School of Law in 1992. After that, he served as a Captain in the US Army Judge Advocate General's Corps for almost 6 years. During his military career, Rich also served as a Special Assistant United States Attorney in the office of the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia. He went on to become a Partner at another law firm, where he worked for over 8 years becoming the director there before joining Butler.
- Past Chair of the American Bar Association's Property Insurance Law Committee
- Pennsylvania Super Lawyer, Insurance Coverage
- University of Virginia
Bachelor of Science
- Villanova University School of Law
Doctor of Jurisprudence
- American Bar Association (ABA)
March 04, 2016
PUBLICATIONShelter from the Storm: Potential Disputes in Handling Additional Living Expense Claims
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If the insurer and the homeowners cannot come to an agreement on these issues early in the resolution process, disputes are likely to develop that may quickly lead to a contentious claims resolution and, ultimately, to litigation with the potential for extra-contractual damages.