Allied World:
Lawyers Professional Liability Insurance

Allied World (AW) provides ALA members access to comprehensive lawyers professional liability coverage
As an ALA member, you have access to coverage with special member benefits.
For more info, ask your current insurance agent to contact an 
AW State Coordinator
Allied World: Lawyers Professional Liability Insurance
Allied World (AW), a financially strong carrier with a current A.M. Best rating of "A (Excellent)," offers a lawyers professional liability insurance program with many benefits available only to ALA members. Created to address the evolving insurance needs of a broad range of law firms, our products offer competitive rates, streamlined processing, and a value-added risk management program.
We understand and underwrite each firm on its own merits and can craft coverage that best fits client needs and risk exposure.

Allied World LPL AssureSM Coverage Highlights
  • Unlimited Extended Reporting Period (ERP)
  • Free Retirement ERP after 3 years of continuous coverage
  • Provisions specifically addressing Privacy and Network Security Wrongful Acts with coverage up to the full limit for no additional premium
  • $25,000 Supplemental Privacy Coverage for Crisis Management, Notification & Credit Monitoring and Data Forensics Expenses
  • 50/50 Consent to Settle Provision
  • Disciplinary Proceedings, Lost Earnings, and Subpoena Coverage
  • Coverage for Predecessor Firms, Independent Contractors and Of Counsel
  • Mutual Selection of Defense Available
ALA Member Benefits
Member attorneys/firms that qualify receive a 10% Premium Reduction plus the following coverage enhancements:
  • Punitive Damages: full limit coverage (where insurable)
  • Disciplinary Proceedings: increased to $20,000 per proceeding/$100,000 aggregate
  • Lost Earnings: increased to $500 each day/$30,000 per Claim/$50,000 aggregate
  • Subpoena: increased to $10,000

General Appetite

Retention/Limit Options


Allied World will entertain firms with the following profile:

  • Three to 100 attorneys
  • Gross annual revenues of $100,000 or higher
  • At least one full time attorney with five years of experience
  • All areas of practice are eligible except for patent prosecution and legal services performed outside of the United States
  • Several retention options availabe, including aggregate retentions
  • Claims Expense Outside the Limits (CEOL) options available
  • Allied World LPL AssureSM  is available in most states
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Learn more about this exclusive program. Our program is administered via a network of State Coordinators. Please ask your current insurance agent to contact an Allied World State Coordinator located in your state and inform them you are an ALA member.
This information is provided as a general overview for agents and brokers. Coverage will be underwritten by an insurance subsidiary of Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, GmbH, a Fairfax company (“Allied World”). Such subsidiaries currently carry an A.M. Best rating of “A” (Excellent), a Moody’s rating of “A3” (Good) and a Standard & Poor’s rating of “A-” (Strong), as applicable. Coverage is offered only through licensed agents and brokers. Actual coverage may vary and is subject to policy language as issued. Coverage may not be available in all jurisdictions.  Risk management services are provided or arranged through AWAC Services Company, a member company of Allied World.

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