Choose Gallagher for lawyers professional liability insurance.

Given the global presence and resources of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., our Gallagher Law Firm Solutions team is dedicated to customized Lawyers Professional Liability Insurance. 

We have extensive knowledge (including underwriting and exposure analysis) within the legal profession and can offer vast solutions and services. This includes our ability to access and leverage coverage for you through over 40 different carriers.

We also have vast risk management expertise to help in preventing legal malpractice claims. Our team is an extension of your practice – serving as an aggressive advocate for you in the marketplace. Our solutions can be tailored to small firms or larger, multi-locations organizations.

>Law Firms: What you Should Expect from your Lawyers Professional Liability Broker

To provide a quick and easy solution for firms of 1 to 5 attorneys, Gallagher has partnered with Amerinst Professional Services Ltd. with coverage written by Crum & Forster, rated A (Excellent) by A.M. Best. With competitive coverage, an online application, easy automated renewals and credit card payment by credit card, this program is a streamlined way for small firms to secure coverage.

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Why do we work with Amerinst Professional Services along with Crum & Forster?

  • Premiums based on the exposure of small law firms - not large firm severity risks
  • Shorter application forms suitable for small firms
  • Toll-free assistance line with licensed professional liability specialists
  • Crum & Forster insurer was founded over 100 years ago.

Gallagher Law Firm Solutions is dedicated to the placement of Lawyers Professional Liability insurance for firms in all areas of practice. Our carrier relationships and expertise in this field allow us to provide your firm with the following services:

  • Pre-Underwriting Review of Your Application – We anticipate the questions underwriters will ask. A review of your application with a Gallagher professional will show you how to improve your firm’s risk profile and thus achieve better results in the marketplace.

  • Broad selection of markets and expertise – You deserve better than a one size fits all approach. We work with over forty different markets in the U.S., London and Bermuda to ensure you have a deep selection of carrier relationships.

  • Detailed Coverage Analysis – With the variations in policy and endorsement language, you need someone technically proficient in coverage language. At Gallagher, we find those variations and will communicate them to you.

  • Risk Management Services – Our clients receive regular e-mail bulletins on hot topics and risk management advice to prevent and mitigate legal malpractice claims. Customized risk management programs can be developed to suit your firm’s individual needs.

  • Claims Advocacy and Consulting – We are your advocate in the resolution of claims, employing attorneys to assist you in the event of coverage disputes with carriers.

An enterprise-wide approach to risk management includes addressing many areas of potential loss for the firm and individual attorneys – both insurable and uninsurable. Gallagher’s Law Firm Solutions practice has the expertise and resources to assist you identify and protect those areas of risk. This includes:

  • Employment Practices Liability Insurance protects your firm for sexual harassment, discrimination and other inappropriate employment conduct claims.

  • Directors and Officers (D & O) Liability Insurance protects your partners and shareholders regarding the business decisions made in the day-to-day management of your firm.

  • Fiduciary Liability Insurance protects your firm against liabilities arising out of violations of responsibilities, obligation or duties imposed upon fiduciaries by ERISA.

  • Gallagher Cyber Risk Services understands that law firms are targets for hackers and have clients that need assurances that a plan is in place in the event of a breach involving their confidential data.

  • Property & Casualty Insurance protects your firm’s property and other liability exposures to cover the office, workers compensation exposure and operations.

  • Personal Lines and Private Client Services insurance is available to those high net worth individuals who need tailored solutions for their personal insurance needs. Group Umbrella Policies can be an additional benefit you offer your attorneys at a savings not available when purchased alone.

  • HR Advantage is a supplement for various HR services from compensation program design to employee handbooks.

  • Artex Risk Solutions provides firms with creative solutions to both insurable and uninsurable risks. Ask us about 831b captives and how your firm can benefit from them.