Jeffrey (Jeff) Wactlar
Jeffrey (Jeff) Wactlar joined AXIS in 2017 as an Assistant Vice President in the Lawyers Professional Liability group. Before joining AXIS, he was a director at AIG for six years, where he managed direct actions against AIG for complex toxic tort exposures, and a claims director for Houston International Insurance Group (HIIG), where he handled various professional liability claims. Earlier in his career, Jeff spent 13 years in private practice, focusing on litigation and trial work, including professional liability matters. Jeff was appointed by the NJ Supreme Court, and served for a period of 10 years, as a member of the NJ District Ethics Committee, where he prosecuted grievances filed against NJ lawyers. Jeff received a J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law and a B.A. from Hofstra University.