Mr. Christopher Carroll

University Council Member

Chris is a founding member of Carroll McNulty & Kull and led the merger with global law firm, Kennedys in 2017. He currently serves as Chair of Kennedys’ Global Governing Group and represents international companies in insurance coverage disputes across the globe.

Chris serves on the board for several organizations including St. Joseph's University in New York, where his is Chairman of the Board of Trustees. The principal role of the trustees at St. Joseph’s University is to preserve and protect the mission of the institution whose assets, operations and reputation they hold in trust. He is also a member of the Advisory Board for The Center for the Study of Insurance Regulation at St. John’s University in New York. The Center for the Study of Insurance Regulation enhances awareness of The Maurice R. Greenberg School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science (GSRM) as a center for thought leadership in the field of insurance by creating a forum for candid discourse on the subject of insurance regulation among business leaders, lawmakers and other government officials, educators and others involved in developing and implementing public policy affecting the business of insurance in the US and globally.

Additionally, Chris is a Fellow of the American College of Coverage Counsel (ACCC) , the preeminent association of US, Canadian, and Bermudan lawyers who represent the interests of insurers and policyholders, a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, which is a close-knit, peer-selected, and aggressively diverse honorary society of 3,500 of the best trial lawyers, and a Fellow of the American Bar Association, an honor only given to one percent of the lawyers admitted to practice in the US.

Chris is a sought-after speaker on a myriad of insurance and litigation topics, including mediation and negotiation, bad faith, construction defect, toxic tort, hazardous waste and advertising liability.