Law Firm Insurance - Underwriters Insurance Agency ~ New Orleans, LA

Insurance for Law Firms


CNA is the nation’s leading insurance provider of professional liability insurance, with the financial strength, industry experience and broad portfolio of products to meet your property and casualty insurance needs.New Orleans, LA.  Law Firm Insurance
As a partner or an associate of a law firm, you've worked very hard to establish a client base and build a successful firm. Even with stellar client service, unplanned events can present challenges to your firm's mission. You need a trusted carrier that has the specialized solutions to help your firm meet its insurance needs.

CNA is the nation's leading insurance provider of professional liability coverage, insuring more lawyers than any other carrier. Insuring more than 50,000 law firms and 155,000 lawyers nationwide, we are the Bar-endorsed Lawyer's Professional Liability insurer in Arkansas, Connecticut, Iowa, Louisiana, Massachusetts, New York and Pennsylvania state, as well as the bar endorsed carrier of other city and county bar associations.Whether it's lawyers' professional liability, other property and casualty insurance, cyber liability, management liability, workers' compensation, automobile, umbrella coverage or more, we understand the unique challenges in serving your clients and growing your firm.

We are the premier insurance provider to law firms of all sizes, delivering the unique combination of financial strength, industry experience and a broad portfolio of products to meet your property, casualty andprofessional liability needs. Our CNA Paramount® product with Law Firms Property Extension Endorsement was designed specifically for firms such as yours, and insures against common property exposures that can prevent your firm from conducting business.

Our underwriting and claim teams include licensed attorneys who offer tailored coverages to meet the specific needs of law firms. Direct billing options and a simple renewal process provide an ease of doing business with CNA. We also have four dedicated attorneys focusing exclusively on risk control services and educational programs. In the event that a claim arises, our highly experienced claim team, which utilizes the services of leading panel defense attorneys, will work with you on your matter.

For more than 50 years, we've developed a reputation for offering more than simply a policy — we deliver seasoned experience that helps lawyers confront their challenges and risks.

Professional Liability (Errors & Omissions)

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As a partner or associate of a law practice, you work hard to protect your firm, your reputation and your bottom line from a multitude of risks. But as you strive to provide stellar service to your clients, you face challenges that may result from allegations of errors or omissions in the performance of your professional duties. Whether it's claims of administrative mistakes or substantive errors of law, you need a trusted carrier that can help you manage a wide range of professional liability exposures in an increasingly litigious environment.

CNA's Lawyers' Professional Liability (Errors & Omissions) insurance covers various types of potential exposures that are routinely excluded from most general liability policies. Lawyers' Professional Liability insurance provides coverage against claims of negligence or mistakes that cause financial harm to another person or company such as negligence, misrepresentation, violation of good faith and fair dealing, and inaccurate advice, and covers both the obligation to pay damages for covered claims as well as the cost to defend against such claims.

As the nation's leading insurance provider of lawyers' professional liability insurance, CNA insures more lawyers than any other carrier. Insuring more than 50,000 law firms and 155,000 lawyers nationwide, CNA is the bar-endorsed Lawyer's Professional Liability carrier in Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Iowa, Louisiana, Massachusetts, New York, Pennsylvania and Washington state. We are also the bar-endorsed carrier of several local and county bar associations. We have four dedicated attorneys on our team who focus exclusively on risk control services and educational programs for lawyers. And in the event that a claim arises, our highly experienced claim professionals, work with defense attorneys specializing in this area, and will work diligently with you on your matter.

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Directors & Officers (D&O)

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In today's fiercely competitive professional services market, where reputation means everything, your company has to perform flawlessly and deliver superior quality. And while it's commonplace for your directors and officers to make difficult and challenging decisions every day, sometimes those decisions can end up costing them personally or affecting your company's financial security.

CNA offers Directors & Officers (D&O) liability insurance for directors and officers in their capacity as such, as well as for the companies themselves. D&O insurance is available for public, private and not-for-profit organizations, and is offered on both a primary and an excess basis.

Our underwriting and risk control professionals specialize in working with professional service firms, and our tailored industry-specific coverages are designed to meet the needs of your practice. And if an incident occurs, our highly experienced claim professionals are dedicated to working with you on your matter.

Fiduciary Liability


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When your professional services firm sponsors employee retirement benefit plans, you are entrusted with safeguarding your employees' futures. However, careless plan management can be an unfortunate reality, and even innocent errors may result in certain exposures for your business — and for individuals acting in a fiduciary role.

While you're looking after the best interest of your employees, we want to help you look after yours as well. That's why CNA offers Fiduciary Liability insurance. This product is designed to address exposures arising from the administration and management of employee benefit and pension plans. Common fiduciary claims include allegations such as breach of fiduciary duties and improper disclosure to participants.

Our underwriters specialize in working with professional service firms, and our tailored industry-specific coverages are designed to meet the needs of your practice. And if an incident occurs, our highly experienced claim professionals are dedicated to working with you on your matter.