Richard G. Clarke

Independent Instructor/Consultant:

Dick Clarke is a veteran of the property/liability insurance industry, having worked as underwriter, broker and consultant through hard and soft market cycles. He was formerly Senior Vice President with the regional brokerage, J. Smith Lanier & Co. headquartered in Georgia, having retired late in 2016. He publishes articles and teaches on a variety of executive liability, cyber and E&O subjects. In addition to being a consultant to financial institutions around the USA, he is a teacher in CE programs for several professional insurance organizations. His books are listed for purchase on, or at, with the most recent, Executive Liability Insurance: Evolving Times, Evolving Exposures and Evolving Insurance, appearing as a revised, sixth edition. Additionally, this book was translated into Japanese for the Risk Management community in Japan, in 2013. Clarke provided content and editing for The National Alliance’s on-line course on Directors and Officers Liability insurance (2015 to 2018), and was an original recipient of the CPCU Society’s “Distinguished Instructor in Insurance” award, in 1996.