Ames & Gough News

Ames & Gough Acquires Bixby Insurance Agency in Rhode Island

Ames & Gough, an insurance broker and risk management consultant specializing in serving design professionals, law firms, associations/nonprofits and other professional service firms, announced it has acquired the business of Bixby Insurance Agency Inc., a Providence, R.I., agency serving architects …

Ames & Gough Appoints Senior VP in Virginia

Ames & Gough, an insurance broker and risk management consultant specializing in serving design professionals, law firms, associations/nonprofits and other professional service firms, has appointed Charlie Vonderheid as a senior vice president. He will be based in the firm’s McLean, …

Ames & Gough Appoints VP in Virginia

Ames & Gough, an insurance broker and risk management consultant serving design professionals, law firms and other professional organizations, promoted Tom Marchetti to vice president from assistant vice president. In his new role, Marchetti will lead the firm’s practice serving …

Ames & Gough Names Senior Broker in Virginia Office

Ames & Gough, an insurance broker and risk management consultant serving design professionals, law firms, associations/non-profits and other professional service firms, appointed Allison Barefoot as assistant vice president and senior broker in the firm’s property/casualty department. She will be based …

Brokerage Ames & Gough Names P/C Operations Manager in Virginia

Ames & Gough, an insurance broker and risk management consultant specializing in serving design professionals, law firms and other professional organizations and consulting firms, appointed Amy Hotaling as vice president and manager of property/casualty operations.Hotaling will be based in the …

Law Firms Facing Rise in Large Malpractice Claims: Study

Although the frequency of malpractice claims brought against law firms in the U.S. appears to be leveling office, the number of large claims is rising sharply. A new study by insurance broker Ames & Gough finds a growing number of …

Washington, D.C.-based Broker Ames & Gough Promotes Four Executives

Ames & Gough, an insurance broker and risk management consultant specializing in serving design professionals, law firms and other professional organizations and consulting firms, has promoted four officers. Ames & Gough partners Joan Delorey, Frances Railey and Matthew Gough have …

Architects, Engineers Liability Rates to Go Up: Report

Rates for architects and engineers professional liability insurance, which have been stable, are expected to go up this year, a new study reports. A number of leading insurance companies offering this coverage expect to raise premium rates in 2011 up …