Womble Bond Dickinson attorney ​Jef​f Simpson will present on "Captive Advocacy Engagement: Changing the Narrative" at the Self-Insurance Institute of America's (SIIA) 40th Annual National Conference and Expo. The SIIA National Conference & Expo is the world’s largest event focused exclusively on the self-insurance/captive insurance marketplace and typically attracts more than 1,700 attendees from around the United States and from a growing number of countries around the world. ​

This session will explore the role of, and solicit input on, SIIA member advocacy activities with policymakers and regulators on behalf of enterprise risk captives in the current environment. This interactive panel will discuss the impacts of recent IRS activities, court cases and legislation, and discuss specifically how industry participants and owners can shape the narrative moving forward. The panel will also solicit audience ideas and involvement as to how to better demonstrate appropriate risk management solutions and increase stakeholder involvement.

*This event is not hosted by Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP. We encourage all of our attorneys to be actively involved in outside organizations as both leaders and presenters. Our attorney is serving as a presenter at this event. Any registration fee for this event is set by the outside organization and not by Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP.  


  • Jef​f Simpson, Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP
  • Josh Miller, The KeyState Companies
  • Clay Dean, First Mid Bank & Trust