MarketScout Launches National Professional Liability Practice

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DALLAS, November 18, 2015 – MarketScout, the national electronic insurance exchange and specialty MGA headquartered in Dallas, Texas, today announced the formation of a national professional liability practice with the addition of insurance industry veteran, Laura McCormick. McCormick joins MarketScout as the senior vice president and national practice leader of the newly formed Professional Liability practice. In her new role, McCormick will be responsible for the development, growth, and expansion of all lines of professional liability as both a wholesale broker and an MGA.

“The MarketScout Exchange has enabled us to successfully venture into new practice areas over the last several years,” said Richard Kerr, CEO of MarketScout. “The key to success is securing the right leadership. We feel we have the right leader in Laura McCormick. Professional lines are a massive opportunity.”

For more information about MarketScout’s Professional Liability practice, please contact Laura McCormick at or by phone at 972.934.4297.

About MarketScout
MarketScout is an insurance distribution and underwriting company headquartered in Dallas, Texas with specialty expertise in many areas. The firm is a Lloyd’s Coverholder and MGA for U.S. insurers. MarketScout owns and operates the MarketScout Exchange as well as over 40 other online and traditional underwriting and distribution venues. MarketScout founded the Council for Insuring Private Clients (CIPC) and the Entrepreneurial Insurance Alliance (EIA). MarketScout has offices in California, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Nebraska, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Washington, D.C. For more information, please visit us at; follow us on Facebook ( and Twitter


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