Endorsed Professional Liability Insurance

The WSBA is pleased to announce that ALPS has been selected as the new carrier for the Bar-endorsed professional liability program. Discounts and services are specially designed for Washington State Bar members. ALPS provides a number of benefits to insureds including:

  • Defense cost allowance to protect your limit.
  • Input on selection of mutually acceptable defense representation.
  • No "Hammer Clause" regarding the appropriateness of a settlement.
  • First Dollar Defense: Avoid paying deductible for defense costs if no loss payment is made.
  •  Extended reporting endorsement available.
  • Two deductible maximum per policy year.


The ALPS Difference:

  • The nations largest direct writer of lawyer's malpractice insurance.
  • Endorsed by more State Bars than any other carrier.
  • Founded by lawyers, for lawyers.
  • Superior claims handling services provided by experienced and qualified claims attorneys.
  • High-caliber, practice building CLE and risk management programs.
  • A stabilizing force in the market, rated A- (Excellent) by A.M. Best Company.

To begin the application process please visit ALPS or call 1-800-367-2577 or email learnmore@alpsnet.com


Additional Benefits Through ALPS


As an ALPS Policyholder, you can access:

  • CapSpecialty Surety & Fidelity Bonds, for yourself or on behalf of a client through ALPS, receive up to a 25% premium credit on the purchase of the bond.
  • Preferred discount on tuition at Solo Practice University® the only online educational and professional networking community designed to help lawyers and law students create  and build their solo and small firm practices.
  • ALPS Cyber Response & Law Firm Protect. Both cyber-security and employment practices policies are available to ALPS LPLI policyholders at a flat rate. Higher limits may be available. 


Medical Insurance

Effective March 7, 2014, the Bar no longer offers medical insurance as a member benefit. This difficult decision reflected the growing cost of this insurance to members. If you have questions or need to find a new healthcare option, please contact Charity Anastasio at 206-733-5949 or charitya@wsba.org.


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