Casualty treaty reinsurance


Markel’s casualty treaty reinsurance team provides reinsurance for all types of casualty risks, including general casualty, medical malpractice, professional liability,  environmental liability, transaction liability, and automobile liability for national, regional and specialty clients, including stock, mutual, excess and surplus lines and captive companies.

Target classes

Professional liability

  • Management and professional liability with a focus on D&O and ancillary lines, all types of E&O including lawyers / solicitors, design, surveyors, miscellaneous and cyber

General liability

  • General liability, umbrella, excess casualty, clash, employers liability, public liability, products liability, products recall, and multi-line products

Transaction liability

  • Mergers and acquisitions (representation, warranty and indemnity), tax, contingent liability, and specific litigation

Environmental liability

  • Pollution legal liability, contractors pollution, professional liability, and associated lines

Medical malpractice

  • Physicians, surgeons, hospitals, and allied health care, long-term care, managed care

Automobile liability

  • Nonstandard, commercial and personal lines

Product sheet

Casualty treaty reinsurance leadership

Jed Rhoads
President and Chief Underwriting Officer

Don Bahr
Senior Managing Director
Head of Casualty Reinsurance

Markel Global Reinsurance underwriting contacts

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Casualty treaty offices

  • Bermuda
  • London, England
  • Summit, New Jersey
  • Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Tokyo, Japan

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