Louis Fey, Author at Insurance Thought Leadership




Louis Fey

Louis Fey

Louis Fey has provided claims management and oversight for large insurance carrier and brokerage firms for more than 39 years and has claims, underwriting and agency expertise.

Fey graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a bachelor of business administration with an emphasis in management and economics. Fey also holds the chartered property casualty underwriter (CPCU), certified insurance counselor (CIC), certified risk manager (CRM) and associate in claims (AIC) designations.

As principal of Fey Consulting, Fey provides litigation support and expert witness testimony on insurance-related litigation, and he has been recognized by numerous state and federal courts as an insurance expert, based on Daubert standards. Fey also specializes in contract review, coverage, complex claims, mediation and litigation strategy.
Prior to joining BXS Insurance Services, Fey served as director of major case claims-construction claims services at Travelers Insurance, where he helped establish the construction division when it was split off from Travelers Commercial Lines. Fey joined BXS Insurance Services in 2007 as vice president of risk management, leveraging his experience to help identify and manage client risk.

Fey currently serves as chairman of the state of Louisiana property casualty commission, serves on the state of Louisiana’s insurance commissioner’s advisory council and serves as chair for the professional insurance agents (PIA) of Louisiana’s governmental affairs committee, through which he has spearheaded numerous legislative initiatives, with a goal of lowering insurance premiums in Louisiana.

Fey regularly gives seminars on insurance coverage and related topics, including insurance industry standards and practice, unfair claim practices and agency E&O. Fey previously served as a member of the faculty of the National Alliance for Insurance Education and Research, where he taught commercial general liability coverage (CGL).

Recent Articles by Louis Fey

The Case for Paying COVID BII Claims

The property insurance industry has been steadfast in its position that COVID-19 does not constitute a “risk of direct physical loss,” the coverage trigger for business interruption (BII) coverage under the Insurance Services Office (ISO) “Special Causes of Loss” property form.  However, this position raises the question: If a virus does not pose a “risk […]

What Is Wrong With Our Industry?

While there has been a lot written over the years regarding the “brain drain” in the insurance industry, I think the industry as a whole has done a fairly good job of educating the next generation (no, this is not an article about millennials). The problem our industry now faces is even more insidious, as […]

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