American Association of Insurance Management Consultants

Kevin Quinley

Expert Consultants

Kevin Quinley, AIC, AIM, ARM, ARe, CPCU, RPA

Professional Member


Quinley Risk Associates LLC

(804) 796-1939

Kevin M. Quinley is a thought leader in the realm of insurance claims.  Currently, he is the Principal of Quinley Risk Associates  LLC in the Richmond, VA area and assists clients throughout the country.  He has 30+ years experience in managing casualty claims and litigation. He has a BA from Wake Forest University and an MA from the College of William & Mary.

He holds the Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation and specialty designations from the American Insurance Institute in Risk Management (ARM), in Claims (AIC), in Reinsurance (ARe) and in Management (AIM) along with the Registered Professional Adjuster (RPA) designation.   A Contributing Editor of Claims Magazine, Kevin has written over 700 published articles and ten books on various aspects of insurance claims and risk management.  He is a Contributing Author to the following training and reference textbooks published by the Insurance Institute of America:

  • Claims Handling Principles and Practices (Edited by Donna Popow)
  • Principles of Workers Compensation Claims (Edited by James Markham)
  • Principles of Workers Compensation Claims ((Edited by James Jones)
  • The Claims Environment (Edited by Doris Hoopes)  Second Edition
  • Enterprise-Wide Risk Management: Developing and Implementing (Edited by Jean-Paul Louisot and Christopher Ketcham)

Kevin has served as an expert on insurance claim practices and standards in over 90 cases — in state and federal courts, in depositions and at trials — including those in Alabama, Arizona, California, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New Mexico, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Texas, Utah and Washington.

He has been a course instructor for CPCU classes on Commercial Liability Risk Management and Insurance, the Legal Environment of Insurance and Management. He has also served as an instructor for courses developed by the Insurance Institute of America for its Associate in Claims designation program.  Currently he co-moderates the LinkedIn forum, “Insurance Bad Faith and Extra-Contractual Liability.”

He is a past President of the Washington D.C. Chapter of CPCU and is a frequent writer and speaker on insurance and legal topics.He serves as an expert witness for clients nationwide on issues of bad faith, claims-handling, extracontractual liability and adjuster standards-of-care.You can reach him at or at his website,

Company Info

Quinley Risk Associates LLC

8924 Whistling Swan Road

Chesterfield, VA 23838


(804) 796-1939


(703) 894-2672