Casualty reinsurance


Markel’s casualty reinsurance team provides reinsurance for all types of casualty risks, including general casualty, medical malpractice, professional liability, environmental liability, and automobile liability.

Target classes

Professional liability

  • Management and professional liability written by national and regional, mutual, and stock companies, MGA/MGU, NABRICO, captives, associations, and other member-owned companies
  • Focus on D&O and ancillary lines, all types of E&O, including lawyers, design, miscellaneous, and transaction liability

General liability

  • General liability, umbrella, excess casualty, clash, and multiline products for excess and surplus lines, national, regional, and specialty companies

Environmental liability

  • Pollution legal liability, contractors pollution, professional liability, and associated lines

Medical malpractice

  • Physicians, surgeons, hospitals, and allied health care, long-term care, managed care written by national and regional mutual and stock companies, PIAA, captives, RRGs, and other member-owned companies

Automobile liability

  • Nonstandard, commercial and personal lines for national and regional carriers

Product sheet

Casualty reinsurance leadership

Jed Rhoads
President and Chief Underwriting Officer

Don Bahr
Head of Casualty Reinsurance

Markel Global Reinsurance underwriting contacts

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Casualty offices

  • Bermuda
  • Summit, New Jersey

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