Government Entities

We help clients consider all probable outcomes before they occur to help minimize the impact of risk on a project

Government Entities

Building on our leadership team’s considerable construction-related expertise, Ames & Gough has developed a specialty practice in working with state departments of transportation, governmental entities and agencies on risk and insurance issues related to their construction projects, including public-private partnerships (P3). Ames & Gough provides a full range of insurance, surety, and risk management services that public entities require for successful construction projects. The deep experience of our professionals in all areas of public sector construction enables us to work efficiently on behalf of our clients and to provide cost-effective advice and counsel. By working with Ames & Gough early in the process our expertise can help to mitigate many of the risk’s government entities face. Let Ames & Gough help you today!

Key Contacts

Dan Knise
Chief Executive Officer/ Chair / Partner
Washington, DC
Email: dknise@amesgough.com
Phone: 703.827.2277

Mike Herlihy
Executive Vice President / Partner
Boston, MA
Email: mherlihy@amesgough.com
Phone: 617.328.6555

Rob Hughes
Senior Vice President/Partner
Philadelphia, PA
Email: rhughes@amesgough.com
Phone: 610.547.0663

News

Underwriting Consideration for D&O Insurance

Underwriting Consideration for D&O Insurance

Directors and officers (D&O) liability insurance is an insurance coverage sought by private and non-profit organizations to help protect their executives from costly legal actions. Over the years, insurance companies have refined their underwriting practices for D&O insurance to reward organizations that implement proactive risk management measures.

Compromising Your Payment at the End of a Project

Compromising Your Payment at the End of a Project

Frequently at my first meeting or discussion with the designer of a project where a problem had arisen, I would learn that the design firm had a significant account receivable pending with the client. Read More …

2022 Mid-Year Market Outlook – Cyber Insurance

2022 Mid-Year Market Outlook – Cyber Insurance

The past year has seen a rapidly hardening cyber insurance market as cyberattacks have surged in both cost and frequency. This increase in attacks has, in turn, resulted in a rise in cyber insurance claims and subsequent underwriting losses. Amid these market conditions, most policyholders experienced higher cyber insurance rates at their 2022 renewals, with many insureds seeing double-digit rate increases.

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