San Diego, CA (PRWEB) February 02, 2012
Ahern Insurance Brokerage, one of the largest independently owned brokerages specializing in the insurance needs of law firms, is pleased to announce that Rian Jorgensen has joined the firm as Senior Vice President and Counsel. Jorgensen will be located in Ahern’s San Francisco office.
Drawing upon his 25 years of experience in claims advocacy, risk management and the practice of law, Jorgensen will be responsible for launching Ahern’s In House Risk Management Program and Services.
“I have worked with Rian since the early 1990’s and know he’ll be a great asset to our team,” states W. Brian Ahern, RPLU, President and CEO of Ahern. “His position is unique for an agency of our size and I believe it will cast the next chapter of Ahern’s continued success in insuring law firms.”
Jorgensen comes to Ahern from Marsh Risk and Insurance Services where he was Senior Vice President in the Financial and Professional Liability Practice Group.
Jorgensen began his career in insurance with J.H. Minet, the Lloyd’s brokerage that pioneered lawyer’s professional liability insurance.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Texas A&M University and earned his Juris Doctor degree from Santa Clara University.
Jorgensen resides in Menlo Park with his family. His professional affiliations include the American Bar Association, Bar Association of San Francisco and the Professional Liability Underwriting Society.
About Ahern Insurance Brokerage
Ahern Insurance Brokerage (AHERN) is an independently owned insurance brokerage firm specializing in the insurance needs of law firms. With a philosophy founded on building long-term business relationships, AHERN and founder W. Brian Ahern have been providing Professional Liability Insurance to attorneys for over 20 years. As a result of this considerable experience, AHERN has developed strong industry partnerships that enable the agency to provide its clients with superior service, professional representation, and the ability to deliver the most comprehensive programs at the most favorable premiums. Today AHERN insures and consults nearly 3,400 law firm clients making it the largest independently owned insurance brokerage firm in the Western region specializing in the insurance needs of law firms. For more information on AHERN, please visit http://www.aherninsurance.com/