Thomas L. O'Carroll Authors Article for The Quarter Hour on Claims-Made Professional Insurance Policies

July 2, 2013

Hinshaw Medical Litigation attorney Thomas L. O'Carroll authored an article for The Quarter Hour, a risk management publication published by Aon. The article, titled "What to Expect When You're Expecting a Claim — A Discussion of Claims-Made Professional Insurance Policies," addresses the ins-and-outs of a "claims-made" policy and gives instructions to professionals who are anticipating a claim.

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Tom O’Carroll is a member of the Medical Litigation practice group and is an experienced trial lawyer who defends individuals and businesses from professional liability claims and disciplinary actions. He focuses practice in the representation of physicians, hospitals, nursing homes, and other medical providers in medical malpractice claims and related health care litigation. Mr. O’Carroll also represents attorneys in legal malpractice claims with an emphasis on actions where the underlying claim involves personal injury.

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