Zack Stamp


Practice Areas
Governmental Affairs
Insurance Law
Regulatory and Compliance Law

Southern Illinois University, Juris Doctor
Western Illinois University, Bachelor of Arts

Bar Admissions

Chair, Board of Trustees, Western Illinois University
Member, Governing Committee of the Illinois Mine
     Subsidence Insurance Fund
Member, Illinois FAIR Plan Association
Member, Board of Directors,
     Illinois Channel (2002-2008)
Adjunct Professor, Western Illinois University
Director of Insurance, State of Illinois
Director of Legislative Affairs,
      Governor James R. Thompson
General Counsel, Senate Republican Staff,
     Illinois General Assembly
Judge - Illinois Court of Claims
Acting President/CEO of Kemper Ins. Group (9/04-1/05)
Pleasant Plains School District School Board (1999-2007; President 2001-2007)
Chairman, 62nd, 63rd and 64th Annual Lincoln Pilgrimage (2007-2009)

Insurance Company Boards
Apollo Casualty Company
Delphi Casualty Company
Omni Insurance Company
Omni Indemnity Company
PACO Assurance Company, Inc.
Podiatry Insurance Company of America (PICA)
Affirmative Insurance Holdings, Inc. (2005-2006)
American Manufacturer Mutual and Lumberman Mutual (Kemper Group) (2003-2006)
Bond Safeguard Insurance Company (2001-2013)
Insura Property & Casualty Ins. Company (2005-2006)
Warner Insurance Company (2001-2005)

Professional and Civic Activities
ALEC Private Sector Co-Chair for Illinois
Old State Capitol Foundation Board of Directors (2010-2015)
Pleasant Plains Historical Society Board of Directors
Member, Illinois State Bar Association
Member, College of Arts & Sciences Advancement Board
     Western Illinois University
Elected Member, Sangamon Co. Regional Board of School Trustees (2007-2015)

Author of three articles in Best's Review - Property/ Casualty Edition:
State Regulation of Insurance: Can We Be Saved From Ourselves, October 1990;
A Modest Proposal, January 1991; and
Can We Talk, July 1993.
Copyrighted A.M. Best Company, Inc. 1990, 1991, 1993
All Rights Reserved, Reprinted with Permission

Mr. Stamp is the principal partner in the firm of Zack Stamp, Ltd. His practice focuses on the areas of representing clients with interests before the Illinois General Assembly and Illinois Department of Insurance.

As Director of Insurance, Mr. Stamp was active in the NAIC. During his tenure, Illinois implemented mandatory auto insurance and the Comprehensive Health Insurance Program (CHIP) which he chaired.

He served three years as Governor Thompson's Director of Legislative Affairs. In this position he was responsible for coordinating the Governor's interaction with the General Assembly and overseeing the legislative activities of the departments and agencies under the office of the Governor.

In addition, Stamp served on the Senate Republican Staff from 1980 through 1985, holding a number of different positions, including staff for the Insurance Committee, Assistant to the then Minority Leader James "Pate" Philip, and General Counsel.

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