Markel's lawyers professional liability coverage provides insurance protection against claims of malpractice or negligence and is designed to help provide insurance protection for lawyers and their law firms. Markel has been insuring lawyers for more than 50 years and provides insurance solutions for complex risks.

  • Professional liability targeting firms with five or more employees
  • Broad definition of professional services
  • Risk management resources including risk management hotline
  • Claims service provided by experienced and knowledgeable professionals

Target organizations

We underwrite a variety of risks including:

Coverage features

  • Claims-made policy form
  • Disciplinary proceedings coverage
  • Loss of earnings and expense reimbursement
  • Cyber coverage sub-limit
  • Spousal coverage
  • Expanded territory provision
  • Optional coverage enhancements available including: mutual choice of counsel, crisis management, non-profit D&O sublimits, aggregate deductible, expanded consent to settle, and subpoena coverage (subject to underwriting guidelines)
  • Lawyers professional liability