Douglas Moat

Your Source For Experienced Insurance Litigation Support

Douglas Moat is an expert insurance agency consultant who has impeccable insurance credentials and extensive trial experience supporting cases involving insurance agency valuation and insurance industry custom and practice. His career spans over 45 years in all aspects of the insurance industry – property, casualty and life as an agent, consultant, insurance company executive and director.

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The Art Of Writing An Evaluation Report

WHY EXPERT REPORTS OFTEN DISAPPOINT While it appears that few valuation reports are denied outright, many are subject to such obvious issues that they fail to be convincing to the court. Too often reports are diminished in their worth for reasons that should have been obvious in peer review, to supporting counsel or any lay [...]


ACQUIRING AN INSURANCE AGENCY?

Ten Points That Contribute To a Successful Acquisition Strategic 1.  Look for the right targets. An acquirer is in the best position to offer competitive pricing when it can merge most, if not all, of the acquired business.  This involves two separate/distinct valuation Issues – What is the target worth as a stand-alone entity? and, [...]


Selling Your Agency? – Ten Points To Consider

Selling Your Agency? – Ten Points To Consider 1.  Prepare a personal “WISH LIST.” Know why you are selling and what you want.  Don’t be hesitant about being selfish but be prepared to support your wishes. 2.  Recognize that you will need experienced advice. Whatever the size of your agency, you will have technical insurance, [...]