We are pleased to welcome James C. Boll to the team as Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Deputy Corporate Secretary, Boll has 30 years of legal experience, including litigation and corporate, as well as insurance operations and regulation. Boll joins NGL’s leadership team and will be managing corporate legal operations.
“We are excited for Jim to join us at NGL. His legal expertise and insurance experience coupled with management will be a valuable asset for us as we look toward future growth and expansion,” said Kim Shaul, NGL Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer.
Boll is a former President of the State Bar of Wisconsin and former Board Member of the Dane County Bar Association. His insurance experience includes positions as General Counsel for the Wisconsin Office of Commissioner of Insurance and as litigation counsel for a major insurance company.
Boll has held numerous supervisory positions as senior corporate counsel for a utility company and, most recently, as founding partner of the law firm St. Marie Boll, LCC. He has extensive experience negotiating contracts, developing budgets, supervising outside counsel and managing legal staff.
“I appreciate the opportunity to join NGL during an exciting time of transition and growth,” said Boll. “NGL is a successful, one hundred-year-old insurance company that is committed to serving policyholders and helping them when they need it most. I look forward to working with the legal team as we advise the business units on legal and compliance obligations.”
Boll holds a Juris Doctor from Marquette University Law School. He also has a Bachelor of Science in Political Science from University of Wisconsin-Madison. Boll has received numerous awards and honors, including twice being honored with the State Bar of Wisconsin President’s Award for Outstanding Service to the Bar, as well as receiving the Wisconsin Judicial Council Recognition of Service. He maintains a Martindale-Hubbell – AV Preeminent Rating (highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards).
As an active member of the community, Boll has also held several appointments with the City of Madison, coached youth basketball and football, and served as a Board Director for Attic Angels Prairie Point Retirement Community and Montessori Children’s House.
Boll is married with two adult sons and is a proud supporter of Madison Memorial Spartan athletics.
Established in 1909 National Guardian Life Insurance Company (NGL) is an insurance company headquartered in Madison, Wis. Licensed to do business in 49 states and the District of Columbia, NGL markets preneed and individual life and annuities, as well as group markets products. Information about NGL can be found at http://www.nglic.com; Facebook: Facebook.com/NGLIC and LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/national-guardian-life-insurance-company.
National Guardian Life Insurance Company is not affiliated with The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America a/k/a The Guardian or Guardian Life.