Stan Sterna | ENGAGE 2020

Stan Sterna

Vice President, Aon
Chicago, IL

Stan is Vice President for Aon, the broker for the AICPA’s Insurance Programs. Stan has specialized in the defense of professionals for almost 30 years. Since 1998, he has been exclusively involved in accountants’ professional liability.

Stan serves as Claim and Risk Management Lead, providing strategic quality control, claim/litigation management services and risk control advice for some of the country's largest accounting firms. He also supports client relations and business development initiatives for Aon. Stan is a frequent lecturer and published author on the subject of accountants’ professional liability. He is a past winner of the Florida State Society of CPAs "Excellence in Writing Award" and the Florida Magazine Association’s "Charlie Award" (the association’s highest honor).

Stan is a member of the Illinois and Federal bar. He is past Vice Chair of the Defense Research Institute (DRI) Professional Liability Committee's Accountants Specialized Litigation Group and the American Arbitration Association's Accountants Professional Liability Rules Committee.
Prior to his insurance career, Stan practiced law in the Chicago area, specializing in the defense of professionals.