Legal Malpractice Insurance for Attorneys and Law Firms
Brunswick Companies is widely recognized for its long-term success in managing the specialty coverage needs of attorneys; we offer our clients extensive risk management and underwriting experience. Our legal malpractice insurance advisors have created solutions for law firms of all areas of practice. Additionally, we can design insurance coverage to meet the needs of all firm sizes, especially policies for midsize law firms.
Give Your Legal Team the Brunswick Advantage
Licensed in all 50 states, Brunswick Companies provides both traditional and custom attorney professional liability insurance solutions, even if you have been denied in the past. We offer an effortless opportunity to compare carriers and ensure that your law firm receives the right protection at a competitive rate.
Brunswick Companies is more than your attorney malpractice insurance provider—We are your partner. Our team of professional liability specialists can offer you unsurpassed expertise and guidance along the way. We will dig deep to understand your needs. Once we help your law firm find the right coverage, we will support you, counsel you, and work hard to help you achieve your goals. When you partner with Brunswick Companies, you have a dedicated advocate for your continued success.
What Does Legal Malpractice Insurance Cover?
The broad definition of those who are insured includes past, present, and future employees and members of the law firm, independent contractors, “of-counsels,” heirs, executors, administrators, and legal representatives. Coverage also includes:
- A broad definition of professional services that includes service as an arbitrator, mediator, title agent, author, and/or member of a board or committee related to the legal profession
- A broad definition of claim
- Extended reporting period options
- A 60-day automatic extended reporting period
- Automatic coverage for lawyers joining the firm during the policy period
- Worldwide coverage
- Consent to settle
- An extended reporting period available for retiring attorneys or in the event of death or disability
Let us help you design a plan with the coverages that meet your law firm’s size, areas of practice, and investment expectations.
Types of Attorneys We Work With
- Bankruptcy Lawyer
- Business/Corporate Lawyer
- Civil Litigation Lawyer
- Criminal Defense Lawyer
- Digital Media & Internet Lawyer
- Employment & Labor Lawyer
- Entertainment Lawyer
- Estate Planning Lawyer
- Family Lawyer
- Finance & Securities Lawyer
- Intellectual Property Lawyer
- Mergers & Acquisitions Lawyer
- Personal Injury Lawyer
- Professional Responsibility Lawyer
- Real Estate Lawyer
- Tax Lawyer
- Traffic Lawyer
Additional Coverages Recommended for Attorneys
Cyber Liability Insurance – also known as Technology Errors & Omissions insurance or Technology E&O—offers cutting-edge protection for exposures arising out of internet communications and computer network activities.
Employment Practices Liability Insurance—also known as EPLI—protects your company against the financial impact of employment claims.
We Offer Court Bonds, Too
Brunswick Companies also offers a range of surety bonds, including Court Bonds. These bonds guarantee that a fiduciary will execute faithful performance of his or her duties as ordered by the court or compliance if the court’s decision is in favor of the other party. There are two major categories of court bonds issued by Brunswick Companies, which include Fiduciary Bonds and Judicial Bonds.