Janet Raap is the Vice President of Underwriting with ISBA Mutual, charged with leading the underwriting and production strategy for the leading provider of Legal Malpractice Insurance in Illinois. Raap is a highly credentialed insurance industry expert with over 20 years of underwriting experience to her credit.
She joined ISBA Mutual in 2017 and has applied her skills across a variety of client-critical areas. Most notably, this has included the rewriting of ISBA Mutual’s policy to include major expansions and revisions designed to more effectively meet the needs of Illinois lawyers. She also has streamlined the application process and successfully partnered with midsize and larger firms to develop customized coverage that reflect their policy requirements.
She has been involved in professional liability underwriting for much of her career, including dentists, accountants and medical malpractice. In addition, she has developed particular expertise in the strategic redesign of policies and programs and has also led several technology projects to modernize employers’ systems.
Raap holds the Registered Professional Liability Underwriter (RPLU) and the RPLU+ desigations and is a licensed Illinois Property and Casualty Producer. She is a graduate of the University of Arizona in Tucson.