Michael W. Born to Speak at 2010 Council on Litigation Management Conference

New York, NY, January 11, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Michael W. Born, Vice President – Claims at AXIS PRO Insurance, has been selected to speak at the 2010 Annual Conference of the Council on Litigation Management (CLM). Mr. Born is slated to speak on the topic “The Choice is Yours . . . Or is it? - Choice of Counsel Issues in Professional Liability Litigation.”

The conference will be one of the largest, fully inclusive defense industry conferences in 2010. It will be held March 24-26 in Ponte Vedra, Florida, will feature approximately 150 speakers and is expected to draw attendees from around the world. Registration for the conference is now open at www.litmgmt.org/annual-conference.

Michael W. Born graduated with honors from Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Philosophy. He received his Juris Doctorate degree from Boston University School of Law, graduating in the top third of his class. Since receiving his law degree, Michael has distinguished himself in various areas of insurance law representing corporate and individual clients at defense firms in Dallas, TX and Chicago, IL, and as in-house counsel for American Family and Zurich American Insurance. Michael is admitted to practice law in the state courts of Missouri, Kansas, Illinois, and Texas as well as several federal jurisdictions.

Michael joined Media Professional Insurance in April of 2002 as claims counsel and was promoted to Vice President of Claims in November of 2004. He has continued in this role for AXIS Insurance after they acquired Media/Professional in May of 2007. Michael oversees the claims department for AXIS PRO’s Professional Liability programs which include Technology, Specialty Errors and Omissions, Lawyers and Accountants. Michael is a frequent speaker and panelist on various topics surrounding the cyber liability and errors and omissions insurance industry.

About the Council on Litigation Management
The Council is a nonpartisan alliance of thousands of insurance companies, corporations, general counsel, risk managers, claims adjusters and attorneys. Through education and collaboration, its goals are to create a common interest in the representation by firms of companies, and to promote and further the highest standards of litigation management in pursuit of client defense. To learn more about the Council, please visit www.litmgmt.org or contact Adam Potter.

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