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Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Insurance and Risk Management

Specialty Focus:

Insurance Broker Standard of Care, Insurance Federal Cases, Rule 26, Insurance Pollution, Umbrella Insurance, Excess Insurance, Insurer Bad Faith, Insurance Coverage, Construction Defect Insurance, Insurance Manuscript Policies, Insurance Custom and Practice, Property Casualty Insurance

Education:

, Claremont McKenna College; , Harvard Business School; CPCU, American Institute of Property & Casualty Insurance

Years in Practice:

40+

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs:

36

Additional Information

Bob began his career as a casualty underwriter for Pacific Indemnity Company (Chubb) and later for Industrial Indemnity Company. Bob also served as president, chief executive officer, and chairman of the board of well-known Anderson & Anderson Insurance Brokers. Over nearly 30 years, he built Anderson & Anderson from a four-person company to the fifth-largest brokerage firm in California until the time of its sale to AON Corporation. At Aon, Bob was the president of the Aon Advantage Group which advised 20 industry practice leaders such as the Hospitality Group which insured Hotels, Resorts, and Casinos. Bob attended the Harvard Business School’s OPM program which is a concentrated program for business owners and managers similar to its MBA program. He earned his CPCU (Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter) designation in 1970 from the American Institute for Property and Liability Underwriters, Inc. Areas of expertise include, but are not limited to; • ADR (Arbitration/Mediation) Coverage Disputes • “Bermuda Form” Interpretation • Captive Insurer Issues • Construction Wrap Ups • Coverage Interpretation • Cyber Insurance • Errors and Omissions (E&O) • Health and Medical • Insurance agent/broker conflicts, ownership of expirations • Insurance agents and brokers duties / Standard of Care • Insurance Technology • Managed Care Liability • Management Liability-Crime, Fiduciary, D&O, EPL, E&O • Management Liability Package Policy • Managing General Agencies/Underwriters • Manuscript and Bespoke Policies • Mass Torts/Asbestos, Lead and Other Environmental • Master Insurance Program/Conflicts of Interest • Mortgagee Coverage • Multi-Insurer Coverage and Concurrency Analysis • Pollution Liability • Private Equity and Portfolio Coverage • Professional Liability • Public Entity Issues, (JPA) • Railroad Protective Liability • Self-Insurance • Umbrella and Excess Liability • Underwriting • Water and Flood Insurance • Worker’s Compensation