Casualty reinsurance


Markel’s casualty reinsurance team provides reinsurance for all types of casualty risks, including general casualty, medical malpractice, professional liability, environmental liability, and automobile liability.

Target classes

Professional liability

  • Management and professional liability with a focus on D&O and ancillary lines, all types of E&O including lawyers / solicitors, design, surveyors, miscellaneous and cyber

General liability

  • General liability, umbrella, excess casualty, clash, employers liability, public liability, products liability, products recall, and multi-line products

Transaction liability

  • Mergers and acquisitions (representation, warranty and indemnity), tax, contingent liability, and specific litigation

Environmental liability

  • Pollution legal liability, contractors pollution, professional liability, and associated lines

Medical malpractice

  • Physicians, surgeons, hospitals, and allied health care, long-term care, managed care

Automobile liability

  • Nonstandard, commercial and personal lines

Product sheet

Casualty treaty reinsurance leadership

Jed Rhoads
President and Chief Underwriting Officer

Don Bahr
Head of Casualty Reinsurance

Markel Global Reinsurance underwriting contacts

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Casualty treaty offices

  • Bermuda
  • London, England
  • Summit, New Jersey
  • Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Tokyo, Japan

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