Professionalism and Ethics Committee

Mission Statement
To enhance relations between policyholder counsel and insurer coverage counsel and strive for the highest professionalism and ethics among ACCEC members.

2017-2018 Co-chairs
Douglas McIntosh
Neil Posner
John Bonnie

2017-2018 Committee
William T. Barker
Richard Bryan
Timothy W. Burns
Doug Christian
Marialuisa Gallozzi
Sue Jacobs
Dan Kohane
Scott Newman
A. Hugh Scott
Spence Taylor
John Wilkerson

Selected Presentations and Papers

The Rise of Attorney Mistakes In Legal Malpractice Claims – Balancing Insurer Cost-Cutting and Billing Guidelines With the Lawyer’s Duties of Competence and Diligence
By Spencer Taylor

Insurance Defense Counsel Must Be Cautious in Sharing Information with the Insurer
By William Barker

Insurer Guidelines and Third Party Bill Reviews: Ethical and Practical Ramifications
By Douglas M. McIntosh, Neil Posner and James R. Sutterfield

Locking Others Out Of Your Confidential Communications With Coverage Counsel
By Dan D. Kohane, Sean Griffin, and John R. Ewell

Past Co-Chairs
Douglas McIntosh
Neil Posner
Jim Sutterfield

Douglas McIntosh
Jim Sutterfield
Neil Posner

Douglas McIntosh
Jim Sutterfield
Neil Posner