By Thomas A. Croft, Esq.
Caught with Your Pants Down:
Why the Attorney-Client Privilege Matters
The “advice giving” marketplace in the self-insured world is populated with all sorts of folks with all
sorts of expertise – outside auditors, consultants of various stripes, cost containment experts, subrogation experts, regulatory compliance experts, etc. – and yes, lawyers. This is a good thing, as there are resources available for TPAs, Brokers, MGUs and stop loss carriers and their reinsurers to get the expert advice they need in navigating the shoals that threaten safe passage in the complex, often-changing self-insured environment.