About Us
 

ProAccess was established in March of 2001 as a Wholesale Broker specializing in professional liability coverage’s.  ProAccess is lead by Jim Young who has over 30 years of professional liability experience, as an underwriter, broker and managing general agent.  As one of the founders and fourteen year board member of the Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS), Jim brings a wealth of knowledge and valuable relationships to retail agents.  We utilize admitted and surplus lines carriers.  We specialize in the following:

  • Lawyers
  • Accountants
  • Health Care professionals & Health Care Facilities
  • Miscellaneous professional
  • Employment practices
  • Excess coverage
 

ProAccess Mission

ProAccess is the Managing General Agent for ProSight Specialty Insurance Co. Lawyers Professional Liability program for law firms on a country-wide basis.  We are writing Primary, Excess and quota share lines on 4 Attorney size firms and up. 
ProAccess is a Select Agent for the Fireman’s Fund lawyer’s professional liability program including primary and excess lines on a nationwide basis.

Open Brokerage
ProAccess has appointments with AM Best A rated carriers to place all classes of professional liability insurance.

 

West Orange, NJ:

Marc Favata – Vice President and underwriting manager.  Over ten years professional liability experience, underwriting and brokering of larger risks.

Susan Dobosh – Assistant Vice President, underwriting lawyers and brokering CRNAs.  Over fifteen years of professional liability experience, including underwriting accountants.

Vanessa Fung – Senior Account Executive, underwriting law firms with over eight years of professional liability experience.

Connie Weber-McCrae – Account Executive small firm underwriter duties, billing, collecting, policy issuance, with over fifteen years of insurance experience.

Gary Johnson – Senior Account Executive small and large firm underwriter duties, billing, collecting, policy issuance.  Four years of professional liability experience.

Catherine Salvatoriello – Administrative Manager, submissions management, billing, collecting, policy issuance, renewal and new business solicitations.

Jerica Cortes – Administrative Assistant – Submissions management, policy issuance, marketing management

 

Chicago, IL:

Tim Nessner – Vice President and Office Manager.  Performing marketing duties for all lines of professional liability. Eight years of professional liability experience.

Jim Stewart – Senior Vice President and head of business development for Healthcare lines of professional liability. Over thirty years professional liability experience.

Sarah Scheidler – Account Executive performing marketing duties for all lines of professional liability.  Seven years of professional liability experience.

Carlos Montanez - Account Executive performing marketing and underwriting for all lines of coverage.  Ten years professional liability experience.

Kenya Conley - Administrative Assistant two years of professional liability experience.

Tarah Wilson – Administrative Assistant one year of professional liability experience.
           

Redondo Beach, CA:

Jennifer McKenzie-Cocco – Assistant Vice President marketing and underwriting responsibilities for West Coast territories.