Edward T. McNally II Esq.

National EPL Practice Leader Commercial and Financial Institutions

Edward T. McNally II, Esq. is a Vice President & Underwriting officer for CNA's Management Liability and Financial Institution portfolios.  Edward reports to the Chief Underwriting Officer of Specialty and leads a team of Product leaders engaged in the strategic development, portfolio management, product management, and line of business discipline for the management liability suite of products across CNA.  Edward formerly served as the National EPL practice leader for CNA until 2014,  where he was responsible for the overall profit and loss, underwriting strategy, strategic implementation, and portfolio management of the global Employment Practices Liability (EPL) Insurance product across CNA.  In that role, Edward led the development of strategic and tactical capabilities to allow profitable growth as well as turn-around business segments with profitability issues. He developed the industry leading EPL Solutions product established CNA as a preferred EPL carrier in the Public company and Financial Institution Space.   Edward has lectured extensively at regional and national conferences on insurance coverage issues and the exposures companies face from employment litigation. Edward was a two sport collegiate Athlete, has a B.A. in Political Science from Benedictine College and a law degree from Washburn University.