"I believe Lemme is the best broker in this market. Their team always impressed me with their presentations and knowledge of our profession at the Major Firms conferences, and the leaders of other firms speak highly of their organization. After working with Lemme for a number of years, I can say my experience proves that reputation was well deserved. The partners who work on my account are knowledgeable, accessible, responsive and do a great job educating us on the program options available each year."

"Lemme does a great job getting us started as early as possible, and guiding us in a way that makes the renewal process relatively painless. In the tough market of recent years, its comforting knowing we are getting expert advice and are seeing the best options available each year. Lemme is well respected in the markets, and enhances our choices in a constantly shifting insurance environment."

Ivan Brown, Partner and Co-Founder
WithumSmith+Brown PC

Brad Barkin

Brad Barkin joined Lemme as Account Executive in 2005, and was promoted to Vice President effective March, 2012. Prior to Lemme, he spent 4 years in consulting, working primarily for Fortune 500 companies. Brad's demonstrated ability to manage complex projects and deliver results made him a valued partner for his clients. While based in Chicago, Brad's focus has been for client operations both in the US and globally.
At Lemme, Brad is focused on our mid-sized and largest clients with an eye towards complex placements, and generating the best risk management solution for their needs. In 2007 he earned the Registered Professional Liability Underwriter (RPLU) designation, which is granted by the Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS).