Purpose of the Committee
The Colorado Bar Association Lawyers Professional Liability committee is a standing committee of the Colorado Bar Association for the purpose of conducting educational programs and providing educational resources for improving the quality of legal practice and avoiding legal malpractice claims. The Committee publishes materials pertaining to risk management and legal malpractice prevention; examines the market for lawyer's professional liability insurance, and recommends to the Colorado Bar Association's members an insurance program to cover professional malpractice claims or suits.
Colorado Lawyers Professional Liability Insurance
The Colorado Supreme Court, pursuant to C.R.C.P. 227(c), requires all private practice attorneys to disclose whether they carry lawyers professional liability insurance.
Lockton Affinity/CNA - Professional Liability Insurance
The CBA is pleased to endorse a partnership to serve the malpractice insurance needs of our members. Lockton Affinity, acting as the administrator for CNA, will provide members with a new malpractice insurance program that is responsive to every area of practice in Colorado and a program superior to any program the CBA has endorsed in the past. Please reach out to Lockton Affinity to request a no obligation quote here or by contacting Casey MacDonald, your Denver based Account Executive directly at 913-652-5713.
American Bar Association
The American Bar Association Standing Committee on Lawyers Professional Liability has a website with a wealth of information on and resources for professional liability insurance and risk management.
This website includes links to resources, tips on how to find and buy coverage, a legal malpractice insurance hotline, publications, and more.
The website also has a directory of insurance carriers (a state-by-state list of insurance companies) found here.