Welcome to Lexington Insurance

Lexington Insurance Company is a leading U.S.-based surplus lines insurer. For more than 50 years, we have provided innovative property, casualty, healthcare, architects & engineers, and professional liability insurance coverages and services to companies and organizations of all sizes – from Fortune 100 corporations to small and middle market entities. Lexington is renowned for its ability to help brokers find solutions to the most challenging insurance needs of their clients.

Drawing on our entrepreneurial spirit, our employees are encouraged each day to rise to challenges and embrace opportunities to make a difference. Our diverse workforce generates ground-breaking ideas that provide innovative solutions for our clients and help solidify Lexington’s position as a market leader.

What's New

Lexington's Neil Smallcombe Named by Risk & Insurance on 2022 Executives to Watch List

Smallcombe plans to continue strengthening his team, which is already known for its underwriting expertise in a wide variety of lines. Risks are continuing to evolve at an astonishingly fast pace and Smallcombe is committed to developing fast-paced insurance solutions in tandem with the company’s wholesale broker partners. These solutions allow the company to proactively address new risks by providing specialty casualty products that complement products offered by AIG’s other business groups.

AM Best - State of the Surplus Lines Market 2021

Lou Levinson, President and CEO of Lexington Insurance, joins a panel of E&S experts hosted by AM Best to discuss the state of the surplus lines market.  

Panelists include: Lou Levinson (President and CEO, Lexington Insurance Company) Brenda Ballard Austenfeld (President National Property Practice and Managing Director, RT Specialty),  Davis Moore (Vice Chairman, Brokerage, Amwins), James Drinkwater (President, Amwins), David Blades (Associate Director, AM Best), Brady Kelley (Executive Director, WSIA).

Debra Goldberg Appointed Head of Lexington Healthcare

As we continue to position Lexington Insurance as a leader in providing solutions for the Healthcare market, we are pleased to announce the appointment of Debra Goldberg, J.D., MPH, RPLU, as Head of Lexington Healthcare. 

Susan Chmieleski Appointed Head of Lexington Professional Lines.

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Susan Chmieleski as Head of Lexington Professional Lines. In this new role, Sue will oversee our Lexington Healthcare, Architects & Engineers and LexPro businesses and be responsible for executing a consistent strategy across Professional Lines to drive underwriting alignment, process efficiency and growth. Sue previously served as Head of Lexington Healthcare.  

Insurance Business America - Lexington CEO confident in surplus lines market’s ongoing momentum

Lou Levinson, President and CEO of Lexington Insurance Company said he feels “absolutely fantastic” about the industry’s ability to sustain the momentum in the surplus lines market.  

Liability Rates Continue to Surge Upward

January 2021 Business Insurance article: "General and excess liability policyholders saw another round of rate increases during Jan. 1 renewals as insurers further restricted capacity. Increased litigation funding and higher court awards continued to influence pricing and availability of limits, experts say. And infectious disease exclusions are frequently..."