For attorneys in the state of Washington, professional liability insurance is not mandatory.
However, you should consider whether malpractice insurance is a good choice for you given your risks and exposure.
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Endorsed Malpractice Carrier
Additional benefits through ALPS:
When you sign up through the ALPS Washington page, you receive:
- Special CLE pricing on malpractice prevention webinars
- The award-winning ALPS Attorney Match program, an online match-making resource intended to connect mentors to mentees and buyers to sellers of law firms and to facilitate networking opportunities. It takes less than five minutes to create a free profile at ALPS Attorney Match
Other Malpractice Insurance Carriers
The American Bar Association has a collection of resources on legal malpractice insurance, including a list of carriers in Washington State.
American Bar Association | State-by-State List of Insurance Companies - Washington State
American Bar Association | ABA Resources on Lawyers' Professional Liability
- NWLawyer - WSBA Board of Governors Explores Mandatory Malpractice Insurance | September 2017
The WSBA lending library is a free resource for all WSBA members regardless of geographic location.
Check out Legal Malpractice Insurance in One Hour for Lawyers, which you can borrow by visiting our lending library page or just emailing us.
Looking for more information about WSBA policies regarding malpractice insurance? Check out our licensing FAQ.