Fey Consulting LLC


Protect Your Clients and Insureds With Insurance Consulting and Expert Witness Services From a True Insurance Professional

Available Nationally

Used Frequently In:

  • Louisiana
  • Georgia
  • Maryland
  • California
  • North Carolina
  • Virginia
  • Arizona
  • Mississippi
  • Kentucky
  • South Carolina
  • Texas
  • Colorado
  • Ohio
  • District of Columbia

Experience You Can Count On

Louis has been acting as an insurance consultant and expert witness since September 2007 and has evenly balanced his litigation support efforts between insurance defense and plaintiff’s work.


  • 1981—B.B.A. Bachelors of Business Administration – University of Cincinnati
  • 1985—Certificate in General Insurance – INS
  • 1994—Associate in Claims – AIC
  • 1995—Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter – CPCU
  • 2003—Certified Insurance Counselor – CIC


2007–Present: Fey Consulting LLC

  • Litigation Support, Consulting, and Expert Testimony
  • Consultation on Risk Management Opportunities
  • Assist Clients on Claims, Coverage, and Insurance Disputes
  • Act as a Liaison and Consultant for Insureds and Insurers
  • Assist With Contractual Risk Management and CRT
  • Technical Resource for Insurance Producers, Insureds, and Insurers

2000–2007: St. Paul/Travelers Insurance, Atlanta, GA
(Director of Major Case-Construction Claims Services)

  • Handled Very Large Exposure and Complex Liability Cases
  • Mentored, Directed, and Oversaw Multiple Construction Claim Regions
  • Directed Investigation and Litigation
  • Negotiated Settlements
  • Attended Trials and Mediated Cases
  • Provided Coverage and Contract Analyses and Interpretations
Shaking Hands

1996–2000: Lumber Mutual Ins. Co., Greer, SC
(Regional Claims and Underwriting Manager, Southern Region)

  • Trained, Organized, and Implemented This Start-Up Claims Operation
  • Oversaw Claims for Southern Region
  • Oversaw Underwriting Department in Southern Region
  • Managed a Staff of More Than 40 People
  • Handled Large Exposure Cases, All Lines
  • Handled Large Exposure Law Suits (Mediations, Negotiations, and Trials)
  • Negotiated and Implemented Managed Care Program
  • Implemented a W.C. Telephonic Nurse Program for In-House Managed Care
  • Developed a Triage Program to Reduce Frequency of Surgery on W.C. Claims

1981–1996: Ohio Casualty Ins. Co., Hamilton, OH
(Senior Claims Supervisor)

  • Oversaw Litigation and Claims in Home and Branch Office Settings
  • Oversaw Hurricane Andrew Cleanup
  • Developed and Implemented Training Program for New Adjusters
  • Conducted Various Instructional Seminars for Adjuster Training
  • Was a Member of the Company’s “Swat Team” (Cleanup of Distressed Offices)
  • Help to Revamp the Company’s Claim Manual
  • Assisted in Establishing the Company’s Special Investigation Unit (SIU)

Related Experience

Other Relationships or Accomplishments

  • Member of the State of Louisiana P&C Commission (Past Chair)
  • Former Member of the State Board of the Professional Insurance Agents of Louisiana (PIA)
  • Past-member of AIG’s Insurance Company’s Claim Advisory Council
  • Former Member of Travelers Services Agency Advisory Council
  • Assisted in Authoring the Claims Manual for Ohio Casualty’s Claim Department in the Mid-1980s
  • Assisted in Authoring Various Endorsements for Both Lumber Mutual Insurance and Travelers Insurance
  • Faculty – The National Alliance for Insurance Education and Research
  • Past-President of the Professional Insurance Agents of Louisiana (PIA)
  • Chairman of the Professional Insurance Agents of Louisiana (PIA) Governmental Affairs Committee

Articles and Publications

  • IRMI Update: Risk Management & Insurance Commentary, Tips, and Tactics February 6, 2013, I Issue 287 I ISSN: 1530-7980 – “Don’t Use ATIMA in Builders Risk Policies.”
  • What Has Happened to Our Industry? The PIA Agent’s Voice Vol. XLIV, NO. 10 December 2017 Republished by Insurancethoughtleadership.com, The CPCU – CLEW, Insurance Commentary.com
  • Droning On About Drones – The Agent’s Voice – Vol. XLII. No. 10 December 2015
  • The Case for Paying COVID BII Claims – InsuranceThoughtLeadership.com

Numerous Seminars and Lectures Given on Insurance Coverage and Related Issues

  • Commercial Underwriting: Principles and Property
  • Principles of Suretyship
  • Economics in Insurance
  • Insurance Management
  • Liability Claim Practices
  • Insurance Issues and Professional Ethics
  • Property Loss Adjusting
  • Insurance Accounting and Finance
  • Commercial Liability Insurance and Risk Management
  • Insurance Operations
  • Commercial Property Insurance and Risk Management
  • Principles of Risk Management and Insurance
  • Principles of Insurance-Liability Claims Adjusting
  • Principles of Insurance and Property Loss Adjusting
  • Casualty Insurance
  • Property Insurance
  • Commercial General Liability Coverage, Conditions, Exclusions, and Endorsements
  • Occurrence Law – Various Jurisdictional Interpretations and Their Effect on CGL Coverage
  • Occurrence Law – Manifestation, Multiple, and Continuous Triggers
  • Additional Insured Endorsements and Related Issues
  • Certificate of Insurance Issues
  • Contractual Defense and Indemnity Provisions
  • The Anti-Indemnity Statutes of Various Jurisdictions and How They Interact With the Contractual Provisions of the CGL Policy
  • Contractual Provisions to Look For: What to Include in Contracts and How They Impact One’s Liability Exposure and Insurance Coverage
  • Waiver of Subrogation Contractual Provisions and Policy Endorsements
  • Professional Liability Endorsements
  • W.C. Immunity, the Statutes Regarding Statutory Employer Status; How They’re Treated in Various Jurisdictions and Their Impact on CGL Coverage
  • Excess/Umbrella Coverage and Related Issues
  • Litigation Management
  • Negotiations and Mediation
  • Claim Operation Policy and Procedures – Fair Claims Practice
  • Business Continuity, a Non-Insurance Alternative to Business Income Protection
  • Effectively Monitoring the Claim Process Louisiana Indemnity
  • What to Do in the Event of a Claim
  • Effectively Managing the Claims Process
  • Coverage “Gaps” and “Traps”
  • LSU – E. J. Ourso College of Business – Louisiana Business and Technology Centers Legal and Technology Panel “Is Your Business Disaster-Ready?”
  • “Contractual Risk Transfer” – A Moving Target
  • Overview of Construction Insurance – BRBA CLE Program: Construction Law Section
  • Professional Liability Insurance for Engineers – Engineering Law Seminar – Half Moon Ed.
  • Managing Cyber Risks, Threats, and Insurance Implications
  • Do You Have a Cyber Liability Exposure?
  • Coverage “Gaps” and “Traps” – August 19, 2013 – Jackson, MS
  • Cyber Liability: Could You Be at Risk? June 6, 2013 – Baton Rouge, LA
  • Professional Liability Insurance for Engineers – Engineering Law Seminar – Half Moon Education – June 20, 2013 – Baton Rouge, LA
  • Managing Cyber Risks, Threats, and Insurance Implications – April 30, 2013 – Gulfport, MS
  • Do You Have a Cyber Liability Exposure? – June 6, 2013 – Baton Rouge, LA
  • Agent’s Duty – Jackson, MS – August 8, 2013 – Jackson, MS
  • Cyber Liability: What You Need To Know – November 14, 2013 – Webinar
  • Certificates of Insurance – February 26, 2013 – Baton Rouge, LA
  • Employee Leasing: A Construction Industry Perspective
  • Cyber Liability: What You Need To Know
  • Contractual Indemnification and Additional Insured Issues
  • Insurance Industry Standards – The CPCU Society of Baton Rouge, April 2016
  • Cyber Insurance for Contractors – Associated Building Contractors State Convention 2016
  • Cyber Insurance – Building Blocks I – IV – BancorpSouth Insurance Services
  • Case Studies of Agents Errors and Omissions – The Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) of Louisiana Annual Convention 2016
  • The Insurance and Operational Implications of Workplace Violence / Active Shooter Events – Associated Building Contractors Pelican Chapter 2016
  • The Insurance Implications of Active Shooter Events – BancorpSouth Insurance Services
  • Agency E@O-Southern University on Behalf of the DOI of Louisiana
  • Agents E@O (November 2021)

Contact Fey Consulting LLC in Baton Rouge, LA, for more details about his excellent qualifications.