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Gil Isidro Joins Woodruff Sawyer As Lead Coverage Counsel

San Francisco, California – Woodruff Sawyer, one of the largest insurance brokerages in the US, today announced that Gil Isidro has joined as Lead Coverage Counsel for the firm’s Management Liability Practice. Prior to joining Woodruff Sawyer, Gil was the Senior Vice President and Associate General Counsel of AIG Property Casualty where he was responsible for the legal oversight of AIG Financial Lines’ management liability division. In that role, Gil penned many market-leading products, such as the Executive Edge and Side-A Select policy forms, and his work on the Halliburton Event Study Endorsement resulted in an “Innovation of the Year” award from Advisen.

In his role as Lead Coverage Counsel, Gil will work with the Management Liability team on policy interpretation and underwriter intent and counsel clients regarding their legal exposure, risk management, corporate governance, and policy coverage. In addition, Gil will track legal trends and drive state-of-the-art coverage solutions, aid Account Executives on complex policy negotiations, guide reviews with coverage counsel, and assist with internal best practices around coverage reviews and client deliverables.

Seth Pfalzer, SVP and Northern California’s Management Liability Practice Leader, comments,

“Gil’s experience and wealth of knowledge is a tremendous addition to our team. His expertise will ensure Woodruff Sawyer’s Management Liability practices continues to deliver innovative coverage solutions for our clients.”

About Woodruff Sawyer

As one of the largest insurance brokerage and consulting firms in the US, Woodruff Sawyer protects the people and assets of more than 4,000 companies. We provide expert counsel and fierce advocacy to protect clients against their most critical risks in property and casualty, management liability, cyber liability, employee benefits, and personal wealth management. An active partner of Assurex Global and International Benefits Network, we provide expertise and customized solutions where clients need it, with headquarters in San Francisco, offices throughout the US, and global reach on six continents. For more information, call 844.972.6326, or visit

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