Employers EdgeSM: Employment Practices Liability Insurance for Law Firms
Employers EdgeSM offers law firms a comprehensive solution to their unique employment practices exposures. Employers Edge was designed specifically for the law firm community and is complemented by Chubb’s superior claims-handling and risk management services.
Employers Edge offers broad coverage for claims brought by partners and for claims for failure to make partner, and also includes:
Punitive damages coverages – often the largest financial exposure presented by EPL claims, where those damages are insurable by law
Third-party coverage for claims for harassment or discrimination brought by clients or other third parties
Independent contractor, leased employee and volunteer coverage
Defense expense coverage for breach of written employment contract claims
Advancement of defense expenses on a current basis prior to the disposition of a claim