E&O for Lawyers
XL Catlin offers Errors and Omissions insurance to law firms. Coverage extends to employed and contracted professionals.

Product details


USD 5 million


This product provides law firms and their employed or contracted professionals with comprehensive protection against malpractice claims, as well as coverage for licensing and disciplinary proceedings.

Client Profiles

  • Admitted paper for firms with up to 25 lawyers
  • Surplus lines paper for firms with 25 lawyers or over

Typical Information Required

  • Five-year loss history
  • Completed application and supplements

Benefits & Services

  • Risk management hotline

Attachment Point

Primary and Excess

Minimum Deductible

  • Firms with 1–10 lawyers: USD 2,000–20,000 (higher with approval)
  • Firms with 11–100 lawyers: USD 5,000–100,000

This general product description is informational only. It is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation to purchase any particular insurance product. Products are subject to legal and underwriting requirements. Coverages may not be available in all jurisdictions, including without limitation any jurisdiction within the United States, and may be available only through appropriately licensed producers. In addition, GAPS’s provision of publications or services is not an indication of the existence or availability under any policy of coverage for any particular property or type of loss or damage. Policies underwritten from Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, China, Mexico, Switzerland, or written by XL Insurance Company SE are only available through non US-based brokers. The Insurance companies of XL Group Ltd are: Catlin Insurance Company, Inc., Catlin Indemnity Company, Catlin Specialty Insurance Company, Greenwich Insurance Company, Indian Harbor Insurance Company, XL Insurance America, Inc., XL Specialty Insurance Company, XL Bermuda Ltd, XL Insurance Company SE, XL Insurance Switzerland Ltd, XL Insurance (China) Company Limited, XL Seguros Brasil S.A. and XL Insurance Mexico SA de CV. Coverages placed with Lloyd’s Syndicate #2003 are managed by Catlin Underwriting Agencies Limited and supported by XL Catlin corporate capital. Additional important information regarding our business is provided on our Legal Notices page.

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