Conference Partners & Sponsors

A special thanks to our 2021 LMRM Conference sponsors listed below.

If your organization would like to be a sponsor, please see the Become a Sponsor section for more information.

Conference Partners

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Lawyers for the Profession®

The Lawyers for the Profession® practice group of Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, consisting of 60-plus lawyers, is devoted to representing and advising lawyers and law firms on all aspects of the "law governing lawyers." We focus on four broad areas: legal malpractice defense; ethics and professional responsibility representation and counseling; law firm organization and structure; and risk management services. We have 11 states well-covered and try lawyers' cases nationally wherever needed. Our lawyers anticipate and preempt professional problems, but when disputes occur we offer sound solutions or, where necessary, effective advocacy.

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When you face significant risk, or are presented with major opportunity, you need strong advisers to support you. Strong advisers who have a deep understanding of your company — your industry — and who can apply their legal expertise to the commercial context in which you operate. You also need people you can trust. And, when all else is equal, people you get along with. That's RPC. Recognised as leaders in industries ranging from retail to insurance, technology to media, and well beyond, RPC have the expertise to handle bet-the-business litigation, complex regulatory challenges, transformational transactions and so much more. As part of the TerraLex network RPC have access to over 150 law firms in 100 jurisdictions across the globe.

Gold Sponsors

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ProQuest, a division of Alliant Insurance Services, Inc.

A division of Alliant Insurance Services, the nation's largest specialty insurance brokerage, ProQuest is dedicated to risk management, advocacy and insurance solutions for the legal profession. As both a trusted advisor and a broker with access to diverse markets, ProQuest serves more than 300 law firms, ranging from those with local and regional practices, to many with national and global reach.
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Williams & Connolly is recognized as one of the world's premier litigation firms. Our lawyers successfully handle significant civil and criminal matters in courts across the country and forums around the world. We bring a unique blend of talent, tenacity and teamwork to every case we handle in the relentless pursuit of the best possible outcomes for our clients.
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Willis Towers Watson

Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW) is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 45,000 employees serving more than 140 countries and markets.

We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas — the dynamic formula that drives business performance.

Silver Sponsors

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Decipher empowers professional services leaders to make informed and just decisions through intelligence-driven transparency in lateral hiring. Unlike basic screening services, we combine quantitative data with human intelligence to accurately assess candidates' business, legal skills, work style and character. Armed with this information, our clients grow safely and more efficiently, with success rates double the industry average. We take pride in helping law firms make better decisions, avoid financial losses and prevent reputational harm.

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Old Republic Professional

Old Republic Professional has a dedicated team of specialized law firm underwriters and has been writing primary and excess LPL, D&O, EPL and Fiduciary insurance for over 30 years.

Bronze Sponsors

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CNA is one of the largest U.S. Commercial Property and Casualty insurance companies. CNA provides a broad range of standard and specialized Property and Casualty insurance products and services for businesses and professionals in the U.S., Canada and Europe, backed by more than 120 years of experience.

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LexisNexis Legal & Professional is a leading global provider of legal, regulatory and business information and analytics that help customers increase productivity, improve decision-making and outcomes, and advance the rule of law around the world.

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Stuart Maue
Stuart Maue is the nation's premier legal fee auditing service, having founded the legal fee industry nearly 35 years ago. Stuart Maue develops customized cost management solutions in the areas of legal audit, legal spend management, analytics and reporting, bankruptcy, and vendor management. A Stuart Maue analysis allows a client to recognize significant savings and gain vital insight into legal and vendor costs. Stuart Maue assists in providing a detailed and accurate picture of legal spending and law firms and vendor performance.

Stuart Maue is unique in its approach. Different than others in our industry, Stuart Maue's full-time staff of experienced attorneys and accountants and state-of-the-art technology provide the most comprehensive results and exceptional customer service. Stuart Maue professionals perform both a line-by-line analysis and sophisticated targeted searches, customized to each particular project, yielding a process far more thorough, accurate, complete, and reliable, than computerized searches or canned and scripted reviews. Stuart Maue's customized approach allows complete independent review or close consultation with client and counsel, as required on a case by case basis.


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The Center for Professional Responsibility provides national leadership in developing and interpreting standards and scholarly resources in legal and judicial ethics, professional regulation, lawyers' professional liability, professionalism and client protection.
  Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers (APRL)
Originally formed over two decades ago primarily as an association of lawyers who represent other lawyers in disciplinary proceedings, APRL membership now encompasses lawyers who provide services in all aspects of legal ethics and professional responsibility. In addition to respondents' counsel work, APRL lawyers also represent and advise lawyers and law firms on ethics and professional responsibility, risk management, legal malpractice, and the law of lawyering. APRL also numbers academics and judges among its members. APRL remains the largest organization of lawyers primarily representing other lawyers in disciplinary proceedings. It has over 500 members world wide.

Become A Sponsor

To become a Conference Sponsor for the 2021 LMRM Conference, or future LMRM conferences, please contact Cheryl Winkowski at As it is the policy of the LMRM Conference that all sponsors show a relationship to lawyer liability or risk management, please explain how your company fulfills that requirement.

Sponsorships are available on a first-come, first-served basis and must be approved by the LMRM Planning Committee.