MBA Insurance president to present on cyber risk insurance for lawyers

Thursday, Oct. 19, 2023

Cyber Insurance 500Massachusetts Bar Association Insurance Agency President Terence J. Welsh, CPCU, AIS, will join Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers at noon on Tuesday, Oct. 24, to present a free webinar on cyber risk insurance for lawyers.

With cybersecurity risks constantly growing, Welsh will answer key questions about cyber risk insurance, such as:

  1. Are cyber-attacks covered under a legal malpractice insurance policy?
  2. Should I buy cyber risk insurance?
  3. What is usually included and excluded in a cyber risk insurance policy or endorsement?
  4. What should I look for when purchasing cyber risk coverage?
  5. If I have cyber risk coverage, under what circumstances can a carrier deny coverage after a cyber-attack?
  6. Do legal malpractice carriers offer risk management tools and services on cybersecurity issues regardless of whether I add a cyber risk insurance policy or endorsement?

A question-and-answer session will follow the program. Those who are unable to attend the live event can still register to get a link to the recording once it becomes available.

Click here to register.

About Terence J. Welsh

Welsh is the president and chief operating officer of the MBA Insurance Agency. He is a frequent presenter to bar associations, law schools and Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, as well as other interested groups on lawyers professional liability insurance. Welsh has been in the insurance industry for over 40 years and has held senior management positions in several large national insurance companies. The lawyers malpractice program for the MBA is the largest in Massachusetts.