Law Firms

With our profound industry knowledge, understanding and key underwriting relationships we see ourselves and an extension of our client’s businesses

Law Firms

Ames & Gough has proven expertise assisting law firms, large and small, to protect their assets and reduce their cost of risk. Today’s commercial market vary greatly, for that reason, we maintain deep knowledge and understanding of the professional liability insurance marketplace and foster personal relationships with key underwriters. We see ourselves and an extension of our client’s businesses and place great importance on developing an replica in-depth understanding of the business including practice profile, client selection and internal conflict procedures, lateral hires, mergers, etc. Bottom line, you and your partners deserve expert advice and counsel to navigate the right course to success. Let Ames & Gough help today!

Key Contacts

Eileen Garczynski
Senior Vice President/Partner
Washington, DC
Email: egarczynski@amesgough.com
Phone: 703.827.2277

 

Uri Gutfreund, RPLU
Senior Vice President/Managing Principal
Washington, DC
Email: ugutfreund@amesgough.com
Phone: 703.827.2277

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

News

Why Warranties Are Not Covered by Professional Liability Policies

Why Warranties Are Not Covered by Professional Liability Policies

Contractors warrant their work in every contract. This is appropriate because they are doing work and have agreed to do it correctly or fix it if it is incorrect. Likewise, equipment is warranted. It works or doesn’t, and if it doesn’t, it should be made to work. When providing work or equipment, warranties and guarantees are appropriate. The expectation is that you will provide what you’ve promised to deliver. Read More

HR Insight: Inflation’s Impact on 2023 Open Enrollment

HR Insight: Inflation’s Impact on 2023 Open Enrollment

Many employees are currently feeling financially strained because of inflation. With open enrollment fast approaching, inflation could impact the choices employees make when it comes to their benefits. Employees are likely to consider which benefits matter the most and how to optimize the money they spend on those offerings. As a result, this year’s open enrollment may be more challenging than usual for employers and benefits providers. This article explores how inflation is impacting employees’ benefits selections and approaches to open enrollment and outlines what employers can do to help. Read More

News Brief: Wages Increase Near the Pace of Inflation

News Brief: Wages Increase Near the Pace of Inflation

According to HR services provider ADP, salaries have been rising rapidly, nearly on par with inflation. Year-over-year pay raises increased by 7.6% leading up to August 2022, compared to an average of around 2% in early 2021. While pay has increased overall, its growth has flattened since April. Read More

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