Freedom Specialty Insurance Company


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Contact our Surety Leadership team:
Antonio Albanese
Vice President
Bruce Bergstrom
Associate Vice President — Contract Surety
Daniel Carlson
Associate Vice President — Commercial Surety
Jeff Cose
Associate Vice President — National Bond Center
Bogda Clarke, Esq.
Associate Vice President — Claims
Martino Sessa
Associate Vice President — International Reverse Flow Surety

Strength. Stability. Solutions.


We are Nationwide©, a Fortune 100 company with more than 16 million policies in force and an A.M. Best rating of A+ (Superior), FSC XV.


When you work with Nationwide surety, you know you are working with a strong and stable carrier. We're professional, we're experienced, and we know the surety industry.


Our expertise allows us to be innovative. Our relationships help us to understand the surety needs of your business. The result: a unique and analytical approach unparalleled by any other surety. Add to that, we have 50-state capacity and a flexible, multi-tiered rating plan. We are the source for comprehensive surety bond solutions for small, medium and large contractors and companies.

We service companies in various industries including:

Contract - learn more

  • General contractors
  • Heavy/Highway contractors
  • Subcontractors
  • Service firms
  • Manufacturers
  • Property owners

Commercial - learn more

  • Consulting firms
  • Financial institutions
  • Manufacturers
  • Pharmaceutical companies
  • Service contractors
  • Transportation firms

Financial Ratings

  • A.M. Best Rating of A+ (Superior), FSC XV1
  • U.S. Treasury listed and approved with a T-listing in excess of $1 billion, one of the largest in the industry2
  • S&P A+ rating3
  • Moody's A1 rating4

Marketing Materials

1Affirmed April, 2016

2Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company®, 2014, Coverage is provided by Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company® and affiliated companies.

3Standard and Poors May 2018

4Moody's May 2018

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