Berkley Asset Protection was created to provide jewelers block, fine art, package, and specialized product lines for individuals and companies with high value asset exposures.
Berkley Asset Protection writes on behalf of five W.R. Berkley Corporation member companies for domestic risks, utilizing StarNet Insurance Company, Berkley Regional Insurance Company, Carolina Casualty, and Tri-State Insurance Company on an admitted basis, and Gemini Insurance Company on a non-admitted basis. These companies’ ratings are among the highest in the industry.
A.M. Best - A+ (Superior)
Standard and Poor’s - A+ (Strong)
Moody’s A2 (Strong)
Berkley Asset Protection also has the ability to guide our agents to other W.R. Berkley companies when dealing with international and unique risks.
Who We Are
Berkley Asset Protection was established with a strong foundation of specific market knowledge and specialized expertise in underwriting, loss control, and claims, in the high value asset arena. Our management team brings long-standing industry relationships with clients and brokers who understand our products. We look forward to further developing our relationships for the best benefit to the insured, the broker, and our company.
At Berkley Asset Protection we combine underwriting, claims, and loss control expertise with personalized service to develop and provide the most creative solutions for customers with high value assets and fidelity/crime exposures. We have created a professional working environment that is focused on providing a stable market for products that meet each client’s unique needs.
Committed to Excellence at Every Level
Expansive Product and Market Knowledge
In a small and highly specialized area of the market, Berkley Asset Protection has assembled a team of the industry’s leading professionals, well known and highly respected in industry circles. Our underwriting team, with its unique, specialized experience, has in-depth product knowledge in each of our target markets, to offer the best solutions to our clients.
Prompt, Fair Claims Service
Our in-house claims department offers the best claims service and most experienced perspective in the marketplace. When you work with our claims department, you can expect losses to be settled fairly and expeditiously. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and we respond to all claims within 24 hours of notice. At Berkley Asset Protection, our claims philosophy is based upon knowledge of our products, and respect for our customers.
Experienced Loss Control
Depth of knowledge across our product lines allows us to provide loss control expertise not just from the perspective of the company, but from the viewpoint of the insured. We offer comprehensive loss control programs to help identify and eliminate potential problems that could result in expensive claims. Our loss control recommendations are based on unparalleled expertise in our market, and are tailored to the unique needs of our customers.
How Berkley Asset Protection is Different
In a small and highly specialized area of the market, Berkley Asset Protection has assembled a team of the industry’s leading professionals, well known and highly respected in industry circles. Our underwriting team, with its unique, specialized experience, has the very specific product knowledge in each of our target areas to offer the best solutions to our customers. Our depth of knowledge across our product lines allows us to provide extensive loss control expertise. With its unparalleled expertise in our product lines, our in-house claims department is able to offer the best claims service and most experienced perspective in the market. And, at Berkley Asset Protection, our claims philosophy is based upon knowledge of our products and respect for our customers.
About W. R. Berkley Corporation
W. R. Berkley Corporation, founded in 1967, is one of the nation’s premier commercial lines property casualty insurance providers. Each of the operating units in the Berkley group participates in a niche market requiring specialized knowledge about a territory or product. Our competitive advantage lies in our long-term strategy of decentralized operations, allowing each of our units to identify and respond quickly and effectively to changing market conditions and local customer needs.
This decentralized structure provides financial accountability and incentives to local management and enables us to attract and retain the highest caliber professionals. We have the expertise and resources to utilize our strengths in the present environment, and the flexibility to anticipate, innovate, and respond to whatever opportunities and challenges the future may hold. For more information about W. R. Berkley Corporation please visit www.wrberkley.com.