E&O Insurance

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Professional Liability for the Texas Independent Agent

Superior coverage for IIAT members through Westport Insurance Corp., Allianz and others.


IIAT Advantage E&O is part of IIAT representing your interests for more than 100 years. The E&O team is nationally renowned for its depth of knowledge in the industry.


IIAT Advantage E&O uses “A” rated carriers with extensive backgrounds in agent E&O providing superior coverage and expert claims teams. This, combined with decades of experience, offers unwavering protection for your long-term peace of mind.

Customer Service

IIAT’s superior operation standards ensure you receive individual customer care. Building long-term relationships is our objective and helping our agents is our number one goal.

Why IIAT Advantage for Your E&O?

  • Serving Texas insurance agents for more than 20 years
  • Superior customer service and expertise
  • Dedicated insurance professionals you know and trust
  • Revenues generated by the E&O program support the education and information needs of all IIAT members
  • E&O loss control information to help you prevent claims and lower your premium

If you’re insured through IIAT Advantage E&O, you may be eligible for premium discounts by completing IIAT’s E&O Risk Management: Meeting the Challenge of Change class. 

Learn more.

IIAT Advantage is endorsed by and consideration is paid to the Independent Insurance Agents of Texas. IIAT offers more than just coverage. Revenues generated by the IIAT Services Co. support the education and information needs of all IIAT members.

If Westport or Allianz can't underwrite your application, the agency has other E&O markets available for all kinds of agencies.

Westport Insurance Corporation

A division of Swiss Re

Why Westport?

  • An exclusive policy form and premium credits filed on a risk purchasing group basis
  • Dedicated claims staff focuses solely on defending insurance agents
  • Rated "A" by A.M. Best
  • Loss prevention tools to reduce the chance of a claim and improve business processes
  • Limit of liability up to $20 million
  • Defense outside the limit
  • Aggregate deductible offered (subject to underwriting)
  • First dollar defense coverage available (subject to underwriting)
  • Two choices: "Preferred" form provides Catastrophe Extra Expense, Regulatory Defense, and Subpoena Reimbursement coverages. "Standard" form provides basic coverage at a reduced price.
  • Also available: Real estate agents E&O and employment practices liability

Westport E&O Applications

Westport E&O 
E&O application helpful hints for new independent agencies
E&O application helpful hints for pre-filled renewal applications
EPL coverage endorsement on E&O policy – 10 or fewer employees

Save completed application to a file on your computer, then send by e-mail to IIAT Advantage E&O or fax to 512.472.1563


Allianz (formerly Fireman's Fund)

Underwritten by American Auto Insurance Co.

Why Allianz?

  • An exclusive policy form and premium credits file on a risk purchasing group basis
  • Dedicated 24-hour claims expertise with multi-line background
  • Rated “A-“ by A.M. Best
  • Direct bill payment plans
  • Up to $10 million in limits available
  • Defense outside the limits
  • First dollar defense coverage available (loss only deductible)
  • Aggregate deductible
  • Additional coverages included for regulatory defense, catastrophe extra expense, subpoena reimbursement and first party personal data breach 

Fireman's Fund E&O Application

Allianz E&O Application
Allianz E&O Renewal

Save completed application to a file on your computer, then send by e-mail to IIAT Advantage E&O or fax to 512.472.1563.

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Advantage E&O


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Director of Professional Liability

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Gunnar Kephart
New E&O Clients
E&O Specialist
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MaryPeyton Sumners, RPLU
New Business E&O Specialist
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Account Manager

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Account Manager

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Account Manager

E&O Loss Control Training & Information

10 Things You Don't Want to See in Your E&O Policy 

Loss control training  

Online loss control webinars

An Agency Guide to E&O Loss Control

E&O Happens interactive website from IIABA - exclusively for policyholders of Westport Insurance Corp.

IIABA's Virtual Risk Consultant - a web-based sales and service resource powered by Rough Notes, including questionnaires and checklists