Employed Lawyers for Educator Risks

Academic institutions often employ in-house attorneys to perform services on behalf of the entity. Educator associations employ staff attorneys to perform services on behalf of members within the organization. In-house counsel needs to be insured against allegations of wrongdoing. Our A.M. Best top-rated carriers offer superior coverage for lawyers working in this capacity.

Policy features:

  • $1M to $3M Limit of Liability
  • Prior Acts/Claims-Made coverage
  • Extended Reporting Period options
  • Broad coverage that is intended to meet the needs of in-house attorneys
  • Insures in-house general counsel – including legal assistants, notaries public, and temporary or independent contractor attorneys.
  • For schools – EL insures professional legal services performed on behalf of the organization and its subsidiaries by the in-house counsel
  • For associations – EL insures professional legal services provided to the members of the association by the in-house staff attorneys

Additional policies we can offer for your educator client’s needs:

  • Comprehensive Packages (Educators Legal, GL, Property, Auto, Umbrella, Crime)
  • Educators Legal Liability
  • Management Liability (D&O, EPLI, Fiduciary, Crime)
  • Cyber Liability
  • Sexual Misconduct Liability
  • Stand-alone Property
  • Stand-alone General Liability
  • Stand-alone EPLI
  • Educators Professional Liability for associations
  • Business Owners Packages
  • Miscellaneous E&O
  • Excess/Umbrella

Coverages and exclusions differ by carrier and by state. Specific concerns can be discussed with an underwriter.

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