Lockton Companies, an insurance broker, has expanded its insurance services for law firms and other professional services organizations with the addition of Alaina Walls as its new vice president and account executive.

Ms Walls is primarily responsible for evaluating the errors and omissions insurance needs of client law firms. In addition to helping firms interpret policy language, at renewal she will negotiate with insurance carriers on the firms’ behalf to secure appropriate limits and coverage.

Ms Walls also helps client organizations secure other types of professional liability insurance including cyber-risk, management liability and employment practices coverage.

Prior to joining Lockton, Ms Walls was with Marsh’s New York-based national law firm. While there, she was responsible for servicing middle-market and large law firms throughout the US. Ms Walls received her law degree graduating from the New York Law School. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Rutgers University.