Professional Liability Insurance
protects Mediators and Arbitrators from incidents arising from services rendered as a
Mediator or Arbitrator. It protects you for liability arising from negligence while rendering or failure to render
professional services or for damages resulting from
negligent acts, errors or omissions in the conduct of professional services in Arbitration Proceedings, Dispute
Resolution Services, Domestic Relations Disputes and/or Parenting Coordination.
Holman Insurance Brokers Ltd. specializes in Professional Liability and Errors & Omissions Insurance and has
been a trusted Insurance advisor for over 35 years.
Mediators need Professional Liability insurance
to cover their services which could be any of the following:
Child Protection Mediation
Family Law information
Information and Referral Coordination
Related Legal Services
Special Advocate Services
Provides coverage for Damages resulting from negligent acts, errors or omissions in
the conduct of professional services in Mediating domestic relations disputes, Cost of defense even where the
insured is found at fault, Prior acts coverage claims arising from acts, errors or omissions committed or
alleged to have been committed prior to the inception date of the insurance and which are unknown at the time
of the insurance application.
Staff at no additional cost ( includes
secretaries, clerks, etc.).
Volunteers can be included for coverage.
Prior Acts Coverage for claims arising from acts, errors or omissions committed
or alleged to have been committed prior to the inception date of the policy.
Costs of Defence is provided the Insured even of alleged dishonest, fraudulent,
criminal or intentionally wrongful acts or omissions.
Optional ” Add-on” Coverage is available
All types of mediation service (business, community, etc.)
Counsellors Professional Liability Insurance
Parent Coordination services
Training and supervising of mediators in training
Fact Finding services
Mandatory Information Program (MIP)
Information Referral Coordination (IRC)
Extended claims reporting period
Unauthorized Practice of Law
Related legal servcies
Ministry of the Attorney General
at $220 annually for $1,000,000 per claim / $1,000,000 annual aggregate Coverage is effected with certain Underwriters at Lloyd’s, London, England.
Our specialty is Professional
Liability Insurance for the Family Mediation however all type of mediation and arbitration and ADR is
To read an informative article on the liability faced by
arbitrators and mediators, please click
To Apply for
To receive an application and premium
rates for Mediators Professional Liability Insurance please download the appropriate application for your
Family Mediation Canada Family Mediation Can app.pdf
Ontario Association of Family Meditors
Arbitrators and Mediators OAFM App.pdf
ADR, Mediate BC and Non-Association
members and other provinces Non-Association Can
Our practice is not just limited to Mediator Insurance. We
also have programs for related services such as for Lawyers, Legal Consultants, Wellness and
Life Coaching, Psychotherapists, Psychologists, Drug, Alcohol, Addiction and Abuse Counselors,
Spiritual and Mental Health practitions (policies compliant with CRPO) to name a
Paul D. Holman, B.A.(Hons), CAIB, CRM, RIB(Ont.)
Holman Insurance Brokers, Ltd.
3100 Steeles Ave. East, Suite 101
Markham ON L3R 8T3
Phone: 905-886-5630 Fax