Designed Protection® for Professional Service Providers and Associations
Available to Markel’s Professional Service Provider and Association Policyholders free of charge, the HOTLINE provides access to a nationally respected panel of experienced Professional Liability defense attorneys who are available to answer general risk management related questions. Please note that questions regarding specific situations should be discussed with your retained counsel. Facts and applicable law vary from case to case and state to state.
Bruce is a 1983 graduate of the Southern Methodist School of Law in Dallas, Texas. He has defended agents and brokers on a wide variety of claims over the course of the past 20 years.
He holds an AV Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubble as an attorney which is the highest rating available.
He is regularly consulted by insurance professionals seeking advice on risk management and claims defense. He is the former chair of the Texas Chapter of the Professional Liability Underwriting Society, and regularly speaks and has written numerous publications designed to assist professionals in their efforts to minimize professional liability. For more information about Bruce and his firm visit www.campbellleboeuf.com.
Contact Steve at (617) 973-6136
Steve’s Education includes Yale University, BA, 1970; Southern Connecticut State College, MS, 1975; Northeastern University School of Law, JD, 1983. Steven is a member of the firm’s Litigation Department. He practices in the area of commercial litigation, representing businesses and individuals in contractual disputes, tax abatement and land use issues, landlord-tenant disputes, collections, and other business litigation matters. His practice also includes plaintiffs’ personal injury actions, defense of general liability cases, defense of claims against debt collectors, and defense of attorneys and other professionals who are the subject of professional liability claims. For more information about Steve and his firm visit www.pbl.com.
Contact John at (213) 607-2115
John D. Klinedinst has earned a reputation for excellence throughout the state of California. CEO and founder of Klinedinst PC, a statewide firm with nearly 70 lawyers, John focuses his practice on professional liability, business litigation and intellectual property disputes. He has also been certified as a specialist in Legal Malpractice Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization.
John received a B.A. cum laude from Washington and Lee University in 1971 and his J.D. from Washington & Lee University in 1978. John also received an M.B.A. in finance and investments from George Washington University and spent several years in commercial banking. These accomplishments allow John to bring valuable insight in resolving disputes and developing workable business solutions for his clients.
His litigation skills combined with his business background have allowed him to achieve substantial success in both the legal and business communities. He is an honorary member of the Order of the Coif and has received AV-Preeminent™, Martindale-Hubbell’s highest rating for legal ability and ethical standards. Active in the community, Johnhas served on the board of the San Diego chapter of the American Red Cross, and was honored to serve as trustee of Washington & Lee University from 2001-2010. In 2011, he was recognized by the San Diego Business Journal as the Most Admired CEO in a privately-held, medium-sized company. He has also been recognized by Super Lawyers® every year since 2007 in a variety of disciplines, including Professional Liability, Intellectual Property, and Business/Corporate.
For more information about John and his firm visit Klinedinst PC.
Contact Rosanna at (617) 973-6135
Rosanna is a member of the firm’s Litigation Department. She has a diverse law practice including defense of a wide range of claims involving professional liability. Rosanna has published extensively on legal issues and was named Massachusetts Super Lawyer in 2004-2014 in Boston Magazine. For more information about Rosanna and her firm visit www.pbl.com.