Get appointed

Interested in an appointment with Markel Specialty?  

We partner with independent agencies with premium potential of $50,000 or more in our specialty niches through Markel Specialty Commercial.

Our appointment guidelines request you:

  • Have E&O coverage of at least $1 million/$1 million
  • Are an independent, licensed agency in good standing
  • Complete and pass background checks
  • Have premium potential of $50K+ within target appetite
  • Currently write business within a target niche
  • Bind first account within three months of appointment

We also request you provide the following information to begin the appointment process:

  • Agency information (name, FEIN, address, contacts)
  • Programs and types of business that your agency specializes in
  • Volume information by program and line of business
  • Office information (satellite and/or cluster)
  • Producers/CSR information (name and email)

Our Agency Services and Sales team will review your application for eligibility and contact you shortly. Upon initial approval, additional instructions for completing the appointment process will be provided.
Please note: submissions will not be accepted until an agency contract is in place.

For questions, please contact us at 888-500-3344 or email

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