Paul Dreher Lawley Insurance

Paul DreherCPCU, CIC Director of Personal Insurance

716.849.8239 | pdreher@lawleyinsurance.com | Buffalo, NY

As director of personal insurance, Paul is responsible for a team of more than 55 people spread across all of our locations. His 30+ years of experience in the industry have given him expertise in personal insurance, personal asset protection for affluent families and business owners, risk management and group personal excess.

Specialties


Personal Insurance

Homeowners Insurance

Risk Management

About:

As Director of Personal Insurance, Paul Is responsible for a team of 55 professionals spread across all of Lawley’s 10 locations within New York State, Connecticut and New Jersey. His 30+ years of experience in the industry have given him expertise in personal insurance, personal asset protection for affluent families and business owners, risk management and group personal excess.

Experience:

Paul began his insurance career in 1979 with Kaiser Agency, Inc. after attending Syracuse University. In 1988 Paul acquired ownership of the Kaiser Agency and merged with Costello Agency, forming Costello, Dreher, Kaiser Insurance Corp. In July 2003 he merged with First Niagara Risk Management, Inc. as Executive Vice President. In 2011 he joined Lawley as Director of Personal Insurance.

Accreditations:

Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation

Certified Insurance Counselors (CIC) Designation

NYS Insurance Broker and Life Insurance Licenses

Education:

Syracuse University

Honors:

Recognized as the Insurance Person of the Year in 2004 by the Independent Insurance Agents of Monroe County (IIAMC)

Community and Pro Bono:

Independent Insurance Agents of Monroe County (IIAMC)- Past President

Serves on the National Producers Council for Kemper Preferred

West Irondequoit Foundation– Formerly member of Board of Directors

Travelers Insurance Company’s National Personal Lines Producers Council

Ridgemont Country Club- The Greens Committee

Paul has been associated with various youth hockey and soccer programs in the Rochester area as a coach for over 10 years and has obtained the Advanced Coaching Certification from USA Hockey

“I am proud to be an independent insurance agent. We are not employees of an insurance company; we work for you.”