About Genell K Sands

Genell K Sands is a partner at McKinney, Bancroft & Hughes. She is a member of the firm’s litigation and dispute resolution practice group and chair of the firm’s labour and employment practice group. The scope of her expertise includes civil and commercial litigation, insurance law, personal injury, industrial accident and fatal accident litigation, dispute resolution, company liquidations, banking litigation, trust litigation, debt recovery and employment law. For the past 23 years, Genell has represented large Bahamian and international insurers, agents and brokers. She regularly provides advice and representation in litigation in relation to all aspects of insurance law, including policy interpretation and disputes and claims settlements. She also uses her expertise in negotiation and litigation to obtain substantial settlements for individual claimants. Genell successfully represented a leading insurer in its appeal to the Privy Council in the landmark case of Insurance Company of the Bahamas v Eric Antonio.