Jim Cunningham

Jim Cunningham

President - CEO
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Jim Cunningham began his insurance career in 1973 as an underwriter for the Insurance Company of North America (INA). In 1975 he joined the J. H. Cunningham Insurance Agency, a family-owned insurance agency, as an account sales representative. In 1980 Mr. Cunningham began to focus entirely on the sales and marketing of physician and surgeon medical malpractice insurance. In 1986 Mr. Cunningham was instrumental in the formation of Associated Physicians Insurance Company, which was subsequently acquired by ProNational Insurance Company. In 1991 Mr. Cunningham established an exclusive arrangement with The Doctors Company to offer their program to Illinois doctors. Through Mr. Cunningham’s efforts, Cunningham Insurance grew to become one of the nations’ largest independent agents specializing in medical malpractice insurance.

In 2003 Mr. Cunningham purchased and became the publisher of the Medical Liability Monitor, the leading publication reporting on medical liability issues. In 2009 Mr. Cunningham established MyMedicalMalpracticeInsurance.com (MMMI), a national online medical malpractice insurance shopping site. MMMI was rolled under the Cunningham Group brand in 2015 (CunninghamGroupIns.com).