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Management and Professional Liability programs partners

Our specialized program managers have strategic professional liability products, such as small private company (for-profit and nonprofit) D&O, employment practices liability and related lines, as well as professional liability for lawyers, accountants, architects and engineers and offer nonadmitted and admitted solutions.

Program manager Program Type Overview

Huntersure LLC

Chris Alfieri

Dennis Mullins

Program: Elite Accounts Program Type: Accountants Overview: Errors & Omissions coverage for accountants

  • Primary and excess insurance on a quota share basis for large accounting firms
  • Primary accountants professional liability for midsize firms
  • Prior acts liability coverage available for standalone accountants


Sherri Sheidler

Program: Adult Residential Facility Type: Adult residential facility Overview: Adult residential facility has 10 or fewer inhabitants and is designed to provide help for seniors who need assistance with activities of basic living; facilities are typically located in specially retrofitted private dwellings in residential neighborhoods and licensed by state

Innovative Risk Solutions

Gregory Shimkus

Program: Mortgage Service Program Type: Appraisal management and underwriting services professional liability Overview: Appraisal management professional liability insurance provides outsourced appraisers E&O per appraisal.

Underwriting services professional liability product provides outsourced underwriters E&O per contract.

For appraisal and underwriting services, the target audience is mortgage service companies (MSC). They provide services to lending institutions on a contract basis for a fee.

Euclid Architects

Euclid Design Underwriters, LLC

Chris Ventrone

Program: Architects and Engineers Professional Liability Type: Architects and engineers Overview: E&O coverage for firms engaged in practice as architects, engineers, land surveyors, landscape architects and construction managers

Negley Associates

Andrew Roth

Program: Behavioral Healthcare Organizations Type: Behavioral healthcare, addiction, and related social services organizations Overview: General liability, professional liability, property and D&O liability for alcohol/drug rehabilitation centers, mental health facilities, group homes, sheltered workshops and related organizations, and workers compensation


Bob Allen

Program: Clinical Research Professional Liability Insurance Type: Clinical research organizations professional liability Overview: Clinical Research offers coverage on primary and excess placement; the eligible risks include independent research sites, contract research organizations, site management organizations, institutional review boards, data management safety boards, NFP research institutes and trial sponsors/biotech firms

Innovative Risk Solutions

Gregory Shimkus

Program: Protequity Type: Credit insurance for small lending institutions Overview: Protequity Home Equity Loan Insurance is offered to credit unions and small community banks. This product is designed to protect lenders from individual loan defaults on home improvement loans.

Myron F. Steves & Company

Lori E. Pack
713-351-8435 T
713-806-0142 C

Program: Educators Professional Liability (for members of professional associations of educators) Type: Educators Overview: Professional liability for members of professional associations of educators:

  • All associations pertain to some aspect of education, such as, but not limited to, elementary and high school teachers, counselors, physical education instructors, principals and administrators
  • The liability coverage is intended to be excess over any other coverage available to the individual


Bob Allen

Program: Excess Healthcare Professional Liability Insurance Type: Excess hospitals and facilities Overview: Excess Healthcare Professional Liability protects health care institutions, physicians and surgeons from catastrophic litigation arising out of their professional services. The coverage can be expanded to provide excess liability insurance above general, auto and employers' liability as well as other casualty insurance.

Federal Employee Defense Services, Inc.

Tony Vergnetti

Program: Federal Employee Defense Services Type: Federal employee Overview: Professional coverage for any full or part time civilian (including MPs) federal employees or individuals performing work for the federal government and who receive the same civil liberty protections for matters occurring within the scope of their employment

  • Includes EPL coverage
  • Miscellaneous coverage available to consultants who have a federal contract

ProSurance Group Inc.

John Wagner

Program: Financial Services Professional Liability Type: Financial services Overview:
  • E&O coverage for investment advisors, registered representatives, financial planners, life insurance agents and broker/dealers
  • Master policies available


Jock Wols

Stephen VanWert

Program: Part-time Professionals Program Type: Freelance Professionals Overview: Errors & Omissions coverage for part-time and freelance professionals working 26 hours per week or less, and generating less than $250,000 in revenues annually.

Target classes include accountants, lawyers, consultants, technology and miscellaneous professionals.

Lee & Mason Financial Services Inc.

1-877-562-4311, ext. 2504

Program: Insurance agents and brokers professional liability Type: Insurance agents and brokers professional liability Overview: Backed by some of the most experienced people in the industry, our easy-to-read, comprehensive policy is designed for property/casualty and life/health agents and brokers including wholesalers, general agents, managing general agents and program administrators.

The policy is extended to insurance consulting, premium financing, claims adjusting, loss control and risk management services.

Huntersure LLC

Dennis Mullins

Program: Lawyers Professional Liability Type: Lawyers Overview: Large law firms with more than 50 lawyers written on a quota share basis

Worldwide Facilities, LLC

David Collins
(908) 295-4885

Amy Tufaro
(201) 345-2455

Program: Lawyers Professional Liability Insurance Type: Lawyers Overview: For more than a decade, our company has represented hundreds of law firms in the placement of professional liability insurance. Rest assured, our professional liability program is backed by some of the most experienced professionals in the industry.

Coverage is available for three specific market segments:

  • Individual attorneys and law firms of up to 30 attorneys
  • Individual attorneys and law firms of up to 30 attorneys whose specialty is intellectual property law
  • Nonstandard law firms of up to 30 attorneys

Our goal is to serve the large community of small to midsize law firms that practice both general and specialized law. However, the program is not designed for firms with activity in class action or mass tort representation, nor in the securities industry.

Huntersure LLC

Christopher Alfieri

Program: Management Consultants/ Attest Firms Professional Liability Type: Management consultants Overview: Large management consulting firms with gross revenues above $50 million written on a quota share basis

Colonial General Insurance Agency

Brett Wiegers
480-991-7889, ext. 219

Program: Insurance Agents and Brokers Professional Liability Type: Nationwide general agent E&O Overview: E&O coverage for eligible general agents and program managers

Eligible general agents and program managers must have a contract with E&S/Specialty at Nationwide

E-Risk Services LLC

Program: Business and Management Indemnity Insurance Type: Private company management liability Overview: We offer a suite of management liability products for private and nonprofit organizations that includes professional liability coverages tailored to meet specific risk exposures of private companies.

We provide a flexible package that can be fit to our insureds' specific needs and includes the following coverage:

  • Directors and officers liability (with full entity coverage)
  • Employment practices liability
  • Technology, media and professional services
  • Miscellaneous professional liability
  • Fiduciary liability
  • Crime coverage
  • Management insured coverage
  • Privacy coverage


David Catanuto
Direct: 720-922-7208
Cell: 720-234-1305

Program: Pro-Praxis Senior Living Professional Liability Type: Senior living Overview: Pro-Praxis Senior Living Underwriters, a division of CRC Programs and CRC Group, is a highly experienced and client-focused managing general underwriter (MGU) servicing the insurance needs of the senior living industry and providing comprehensive solutions for senior living facilities. Our insurance products are supported by effective risk management and results-driven claims handling.

Program coverage is available in all 50 states for senior living facilities, subject to the specific product limitations in certain states and venues and includes:

  • Professional and general liability
  • Excess/umbrella liability
  • Property
  • Business auto

Concord Specialty Risk

Dave De Berry

Kenneth De Berry

Program: Transactional Risk Insurance Type: Transactional risk Overview: Our transactional risk products address the risks of loss that may arise from mergers and acquisitions, potential regulatory enforcement, pending lawsuits, uncertain tax positions and other contingent liabilities.

Our coverage is designed to facilitate transactions by enhancing bids; expediting and easing closings, syndications, and offerings; and providing balance sheet protection.

  • Representations and Warranties Insurance —Protection against loss arising from a breach of a party's representations and warranties made in a merger or acquisition agreement; either the buyer or the seller can be the insured
  • Tax Insurance —Indemnification for an insured for additional taxes, interest, and penalties that are incurred with respect to one or more uncertain tax positions