Professional liability

Professional liability

With over 180 experts in Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and the Americas, we have one of the largest professional liability claims teams in the industry with some of the most respected legal minds in the field.

In the changing area of professional risks, our priorities remain constant: to find a swift, pragmatic and commercial resolution to professional and financial claims and to protect the reputation of our clients. Our leading global position reflects our understanding of the market and our ability to respond quickly to its evolution. In addition to handling claims, our services include pre-underwriting audits, claim reviews to assess exposure, internal procedures and claims handling, policy and endorsement drafting, as well handling issues pertaining to reinsurance (including captives) and audits.

With over 180 experts in Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and the Americas, we have one of the largest professional liability claims teams in the industry with some of the most respected legal minds in the field.

We provide a quick and appropriate response to claims and appreciate the importance of early damage limitation, followed by proactivity in their defence and resolution.

We deal with all areas of professional liability and handle claims of all sizes and complexity, including insurers who underwrite some of the world’s largest financial institutions, global law firms, the 'Big Four' accounting firms, as well as insurers who underwrite regional, local and smaller institutions and firms.

Professional services

  • Accountants and auditors
  • Actuaries
  • Barristers
  • Consultants
  • Credit reporting agencies
  • Lawyers
  • Mortgage brokers
  • Surveyors, valuers and estate agents.

 

Financial services

  • Banks and financial institutions
  • Financial advisers and intermediaries
  • Insurance brokers
  • Loss adjusters.

Arts, media, technology and recruitment

  • Advertising and media consultants, publishing and theatrical agents
  • IT and multi-media consultants
  • Recruitment consultants.

Construction

  • Architects
  • Contractors
  • Engineers
  • Project managers
  • Quantity surveyors.

Education

  • Local and educational authorities and boards
  • Universities and colleges.

Healthcare

  • Hospitals
  • Doctors
  • Managed care organisations
  • Long-term care entities
  • Clinical laboratories
  • Research facilities
  • Nurse practitioners.

Miscellaneous

  • Police departments
  • Jails
  • House inspectors
  • Title agents.
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