Transactional, M&A and Regulatory Compliance Counsel

For Insurance Agents & Brokers

Transactional, M&A and Regulatory Compliance Counsel

For Insurance Agents & Brokers

ACCEL Law Group specializes in insurance agent and broker matters, including transactions and regulatory issues. We bring a sophisticated practice to agencies and principals looking for efficient, cost-effective counsel with in-depth knowledge of the insurance industry.

Our Services

Transactional Counsel

Specialists in representing buyers and sellers of insurance agencies and other insurance intermediaries in merger and acquisition transactions.

Regulatory Counsel

With our deep experience in the property and casualty, life and health insurance and reinsurance industries, we are uniquely able to assist clients in navigating the complicated U.S. insurance regulatory system.

General Counsel On-Call

ACCEL attorneys can serve as your external “general counsel” through a convenient monthly fee arrangement.

Surplus Lines Advisory

Strategic guidance to surplus lines clients covering broker licensing, policy filing requirements, diligent search requirements and associated exemptions, surplus lines broker fee restrictions, and surplus lines taxes.

Counsel for

We help insurtechs, startups and investors navigate transactional, regulatory and compliance matters so they can execute their business plans with confidence.

Our Clients

ACCEL serves clients ranging from independent agencies to some of the industry’s fastest growing private equity backed firms. We are proud to be the firm of choice for bankers and advisors, who turn to ACCEL Law Group as an industry-leading firm dedicated exclusively to representing clients in insurance intermediary transactional and regulatory matters.


“It has been a genuine pleasure working with Yulia. It is great to meet such a capable and kind woman who is clearly great at what she does! When we say we could not have done this transaction without you, it is heartfelt.”

Senior Manager, National Insurance Agency

“I want to express my gratitude for the guidance, patience, and hard work of the ACCEL team as we worked towards the signing of our recap event.  Your support through this process and throughout our firm’s history has been critical to our successful outcome yesterday.  Our shareholders will be meaningfully impacted, and your efforts greatly contributed to this success.”

CFO & Chief Acquisition Officer, National “Top 100” Agency

“Thank you, and the entire ACCEL Team, for once again showing us why you guys are the best in the business!”

Chief Acquisition Officer, Leading National Insurance Brokerage

“We recently sold our brokerage firm, and was glad we had the team from the ACCEL Law Group on our side. They have a keen understanding of the insurance agency and brokerage industry. Their knowledge in purchase and sale transactions was extremely effective in helping us close the deal.”

President, National Brokerage and Consulting Firm
“MJ’s work ethic and attitude are to be commended. This was maybe the most difficult closing I have experienced. MJ and Mike Griffin were superb.”
President, National M&A Brokerage Company
“Whether I was dealing with Chuck Welsh or Dan Kalosieh, I always felt confident throughout the process that ACCEL Team was always looking out for our best interests.”
President, Regional Independent Adjusting Company
“I could not have asked to work with a more committed and diligent team to get us through this transaction. You all fought hard for our best interests and compromised only when it made sense. In addition to your professional advice, your personal advice was equally as valuable and very much appreciated by our team.”
President, National Insurance Agency

“I would recommend the ACCEL Law Group to anyone that is considering the sale of their agency business. Mike Griffin and the ACCEL team are incredibly responsive to the needs of their clients.”

President, Florida P&C Agency
“Yulia has been a tremendous help already, and her work product here has hit the mark – excellent choice for this project and I’m very glad I reached out for help!”
General Counsel, National Insurance Agency
“Dan Kalosieh has been a dream legal partner to work with on this deal and deserves a lot of credit for his calm professional and proactive approach.”
Vice President, National Insurance Agency

“We just completed the acquisition of an agency represented by Chuck Welsh and the ACCEL team. They are are light years ahead when it comes shepherding an insurance agency through the M&A process. This transaction presented several legal challenges, and their efforts made the process run smoothly for both parties.”

Chief Corporate Counsel, Leading Private Equity Backed Independent Insurance Agency
“Because of your hard work and diligence, we were able to secure and close on the sale of my business on our terms. I could not be happier with everything you did for me and I would recommend your firm to anyone in my Industry.”
President, Regional Independent Adjusting Company

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