Lawyers Professional

An insurance program designed to offer coverage for law firms with 1-34 attorneys in ME, NH and VT.

For over 40 years, Amwins Program Underwriters' Lawyers Professional insurance program has offered professional liability coverage for law firms located in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont with 1 to 34 attorneys.


Coverage

  • Lobbyists
    • Definition of insured broadened to include attorneys who are government affairs advisors or lobbyists
  • Supplementary payments
    • Loss of earnings
    • Disciplinary proceeding coverage
    • Regulatory inquiry
    • Crisis event coverage
    • Subpoena assistance
    • Pre-claims assistance
  • Full prior acts coverage (subject to underwriting)
  • Broad definition of insured & legal services
  • Settlement clause – no "hammer" clause
  • Privacy injury and identify theft
    • Privacy and client network damage claims included in the definition of  "claims"
  • Optional extended reporting period (tail) available
  • Free retirement tail
  • Free death/disability tail


Program highlights

  • Risk management incentives & tools
    • CNA webinars and On-Demand classes offering CLE credits to attorneys. If attorneys successfully complete one of these, they are eligible for a loss control credit on their policy for two years.
    • Legal practice articles
    • CNA's Lawyers Toolkit (includes assistance with engagement letters and a hotline for questions)
  • Pro bono deductible waiver


Submission requirements

  • Completed new business application
  • Loss runs
  • Firm's engagement letter
  • Copy of firm's current letterhead

Please send submissions to: marie.gaudette@amwins.com.

Lawyers Professional
Program details

 

Availability

The program is available in ME, NH, & VT


 

Limits

Limits of liability range from a minimum of $100,000 per claim/$300,000 aggregate, up to a maximum of $10M/$10M. 

 

Carrier

A.M Best Rated "A"