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Janet B. Dreifuss

Alliant Insurance Services
Senior Vice President
Executive Risk
New York, NY, USA

Janet Dreifuss is the Senior Vice President in the Executive Risk Group at Alliant Insurance Services, Inc.  Janet specializes in Executive Risk liability exposures and provides claim advocacy for Alliant clientele in the areas of Directors and Officers Liability, Financial Institutions Professional Liability, Employment Practices Liability, Fiduciary Liability and Fidelity coverages.  Janet also drafts language and assists brokers on policy wording and enhancements. 

Prior to joining Alliant, Janet was a Senior Vice President and managed the HRH Executive Risk National Claim Practice which was a resource that provided claim advocacy services to its Executive Risk clientele. Before her entrance into the brokerage arena, Janet was at AIG where she managed a staff that serviced claims submitted under Directors and Officers, Professional liability, Employment Practice Liability, Security Broker Dealer, Insurance Company and Insurance Agent policies. 

Janet began her career by practicing law with a New York law firm where she litigated various commercial matters in State and Federal Courts, as well as in Administrative Hearings. She also spent several years with the Regional Counsel's Office of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in which she handled and was involved in various litigation and transactional matters. Janet has also served as an Administrative Law Judge for the City of New York. 

Janet received her undergraduate degree from the State University of New York at Albany and her Juris Doctor from Hofstra University School of Law where she was a member of the Law Review. Janet is a frequent speaker on various panels that address industry related issues including claims and coverage matters. Janet is admitted to practice law in both New York and Connecticut, and holds a New York State Brokers License.


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