Sean McGovern


Sean McGovern


Coroner for Coventry and Warwickshire since 2007

Preceded by

David Sarginson (Coventry)/Michael Coker (Warwickshire)

Sean McGovern (born 1966) is the joint Coroner for Coventry and Warwickshire. He has worked in both London and the Turks and Caicos Islands prior to his latest judicial appointment in 2007, in which the coroner areas of Coventry and Warwickshire merged.


Sean McGovern was born in 1966. Trained in law at Leicester Polytechnic and called to the Bar in 1990, Mr. McGovern has served as assistant deputy coroner at West London Coroner's Court and deputy coroner at the St. Pancras Coroner's Court. He has also been the Registrar of the Supreme Court of the Turks and Caicos Islands.

After the retirements of both David Sarginson, Coroner of Coventry and Michael Coker, Coroner of Warwickshire, at the end of the year 2007, Mr. McGovern took over both positions.

External linksEdit

HM Coroner Warwickshire