Areas of Practice
- General Commercial Litigation
- Employment Law, Personal Injuries Claims
- Divorce and Matrimonial Matters
Mr. Vann P. Gaitor is a member of the Firm’s Litigation Practice Group. His practice areas include Commercial Disputes, Real Property Disputes, Banking Law, Employment Law, Personal Injury matters and Matrimonial Law.
Vann began his legal career as an Associate in the chambers of Dupuch & Turnquest. He later held progressively senior positions in the Judicial Department of the Supreme Court: as Assistant Registrar and later as Deputy Registrar during the course of which he heard and determined interlocutory applications in civil litigation and assessed damages in personal injury claims, contract and commercial matters generally. He also attended to all matters pertaining to probate applications in the Supreme Court.
Vann was educated in The Bahamas and New York, earning a Teacher’s Certificate from San Salvador Teachers College, and a Bachelor of Arts degree (English Literature) and Master of Arts degree (Economic Policy and Analysis) from the State University of New York at Stony Brook. He entered Articles of Clerkship in 1984 and obtained a Legal Certificate in 1987. He was also called to the Bahamas Bar in 1987. Vann joined Higgs & Johnson in 1994 as an Associate and became a Partner in 2000.