Associations

Ahern Insurance Brokerage (AHERN) and The Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF) have enjoyed a working relationship that dates back to 2001, when the agency became the Endorsed Insurance Broker for Professional Liability Insurance coverage with XL Catlin.

Lawyers Professional Liability by XL Catlin

Highlights:

XL Catlin is rated A (Excellent) : XV by A.M. Best

BASF Member Premium Discounts Available

$50,000 Additional Defense Expense

Insured’s Input in Selection of Defense Counsel

Free Retirement and Disability ERP Options (Subject to Policy Conditions)

Payment of up to $35,000 per Policy Period for the Defense of Disciplinary Actions (Does not erode the policy limit)

Deductible reduced by 50% (not to exceed $5,000) if the insured agrees to binding arbitration or mediation at carrier's request

Up to $10,000,000 in primary limits

Risk Management Services

Workers’ Compensation by The Hartford

Highlights:

The Hartford is rated A+ (Superior) : XV by A.M. Best

BASF Member 10% Premium Discount

Access to Online Loss Control Prevention Services

General Liability / Property by The Hartford

Highlights:

The Hartford is rated A+ (Superior) : XV by A.M. Best

Specialized Coverage Enhancements for Law Firms

24-Hour Claims Reporting

Business Income / Extra Expense - 12 Month Actual Loss Sustained

Multi-policy Discount May Apply

Employment Practices Liability Insurance by Berkley Insurance Company

Highlights:

Berkley Insurance Company is rated A+ (Superior) : XV by A.M. Best

BASF Member Discounted Rates

Specific Law Firm Coverage Enhancements

$150,000 Additional Claims Expense Limit

Third-party Coverage Included

Privacy Violation and Employment Event Coverage

Risk Management Program