Kathy J. Franks

Assistant Vice President

Kathy attended Ohio State University, majoring in Business Administration. Her work history includes 40 years of insurance industry experience, of which 16 years were spent with CNA Insurance Company. Her responsibilities included managing a department of 75 claim handlers and oversight of the large loss claims nationwide to ensure they were timely and properly investigated, reserved and managed aggressively to conclusion. Kathy also worked for Browning Ferris Industries as a Large Loss Claims Manager, responsible for all AL/GL large losses nationwide. In her role she managed claims, attended mediations and attended trials as a Corporate Representattive for "BFI". Kathy originally came to WLI in May of 2000, and in September 2002, she left to accept a position with Duke Energy managing their world-wide Self Insured Property and General Liability program. She returned to WLI in 2004 and is an Assistant Vice President.

Phone Number: 713-935-2422

Email: Kathy_Franks@westernlitigation.com