Raquel Hines currently serves as the Insurance & Affinity Program Coordinator for the State Bar of California. Her oversight includes both the Committee on Professional Liability Insurance as well as the Committee on Group Insurance Programs. Each Committee is comprised of 15 volunteer attorneys with expertise in a number of Insurance markets. Together, they oversee a total of 11 insurance products now available to California admitted attorneys. The Professional Liability Program currently covers over 6,500 attorneys in the state and growing. Since joining the State Bar of California in May 2003, Ms. Hines’ primary responsibilities surrounding the Insurance programs are to oversee contracting and compliance, partner relationships, customer resolution, committee management and attorney education. Prior to joining the Bar, Raquel worked as Insurance Program Manager for AeA, a national High-tech trade association out of Santa Clara, CA for six (6) years. She brings a total of 19-years’ experience in the insurance market.
Ms. Hines attended San Jose State University where she studied Accounting and also earned a minor in Mathematics. In addition to earning her certificate of completion in the Life, Health and Benefit Insurance training, she continues to be a student in this field and works very closely with the managing brokers for each State Bar sponsored program.