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Lawyers Financial is a brand of The Canadian Bar Insurance Association (CBIA). All Lawyers Financial products are sponsored by CBIA. Providing high quality, low cost insurance and investment solutions for lawyers, your families and staff is all they do! This Office Insurance program has been designed to meet the needs and reflect the special characteristics of law firms. You can be confident that you’re getting the right coverage at the right price. Obtaining a quote and purchasing a policy online is easy. Just complete the short online application and enter your payment information. That’s it. Your Certificate of Insurance will be sent to you electronically, fully bound on the date you selected. Now is still a good time to check out the benefits of our Office Insurance program and get a quote to see how much you could be saving. And, you can provide us with your email address and renewal date information so we can connect with you closer to your renewal date. Click here to start the quote process. We suggest having your existing policy with you, if applicable, as it will help answer questions required to obtain a quote. Simply click here to get started. After answering the questions for each step, a quote will be presented to you. At this point, you will have the option to secure your quote by completing the payment process or saving it and returning at a later time. Quotes will be saved for 30 days. Each quoting session is given a unique URL, which you can save as a bookmark. Alternatively, you may copy the unique URL and save it to a location of your choosing for your files. An email will also be sent to you with the URL address of your quote. If you have any questions while completing the questionnaire, please call us at 1-855-405-9950 - Monday through Friday between 9 am and 5 pm EST. Quotes are valid for 30 days. After 30 days have passed, you will need to re-enter your information to obtain an up-to-date quote. We accept payment via credit card (VISA, MasterCard) through a secure system. Payment is required in order for the policy to be issued and emailed to you. Busy law practices are always changing. If you have increased your contents, changed locations or just need to update your policy please submit your change request online or call us at 1-855-405-9950 – Monday through Friday between 9 am and 5pm EST If you need to show proof of insurance coverage for a landlord or client, you can print one right off the system. Go back to your email confirmation, open the link. Certificate copies are also emailed to you upon purchase. If you need to cancel your policy for any reason, simply call us at 1-855-405-9950. A broker will walk you through the steps to complete the cancellation and discuss any questions or concerns you may have. If something happens and you think you may have a claim, submit your request online or call our partner broker, Hunters International at 1-877-604-3777, as soon as possible. We are here to help. Or, you can call the Insurer’s (Arch Insurance Canada) claims department directly to report your claim at 1-866-993-9978. This is a comprehensive insurance program, click here for a list of what’s covered. Lawyers Financial Office Insurance Program exclusions are found in our wordings. Exclusions outline reasons why a claim could be denied. Please click here.

Yes, Umbrella Liability Coverage is available as an add-on to the package policy liability limits to a total liability limit of up to ten million dollars. It can be purchased in addition to the package. Umbrella coverage is available for liability limits of $3M, $5M or $8M. The additional liability under an Umbrella increases the limits for:

  • Bodily Injury and Property Damage
  • Personal and Advertising Injury
  • Bodily Injury and Property Damage portion of underlying auto policies of vehicles owned by your law firm (no more than four).
Commercial General Liability Coverage extends worldwide, however suits must be brought forth in Canada, United States or Puerto Rico. Give us a call, 1-855-405-9950, we can help you. Dion Insurance Program Managers (Dion IPM) is the Program manager for the Lawyers Financial Office Insurance Program.


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