Form 8-K





Washington, D.C. 20549



Form 8-K




Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of

the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

September 5, 2012

Date of Report: (Date of earliest event reported)




(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   1-9761   36-2151613

(State or other jurisdiction of

incorporation or organization)



File Number)


(I.R.S. Employer

Identification Number)

Two Pierce Place, Itasca, Illinois 60143-3141, (630) 773-3800

(Address, including zip code and telephone number, including area code, of registrant’s principal executive offices)

Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)



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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (the “Company”) issued a press release on August 24, 2012 announcing that J. Patrick Gallagher Jr., the Company’s Chairman, President and CEO, will speak at the Keefe Bruyette & Woods 2012 Insurance Conference in New York on Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 11:05 a.m. ET.

The presentation slides for this conference are attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1. In addition, the Company’s August 2012 Investment Profile, to be distributed to attendees at the conference, is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2. Both documents may also be used at other investor conferences, and can be accessed at the Company’s website at


Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.


99.1    Presentation slides for Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.’s presentation at the Keefe Bruyette & Woods 2012 Insurance Conference.
99.2    Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. August 2012 Investment Profile.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


    Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.
Date: September 5, 2012       /S/ RICHARD C. CARY

Richard C. Cary

Chief Accounting Officer