About Us


Mike whitlock, p. J. Longstreth and bill carmichael

American Surety Company – The Bail Insurance Company

Acquired in 1993, American Surety Company is a Property & Casualty company specializing in the writing of bail bonds through independent licensed bail bond agents. American Surety Company grew from being licensed in only one state, California, in 1993 to 50 states today. American Surety Company had measured growth during this period while continuing to focus on signing quality bail agent representatives and hiring knowledgeable staff and customer support. American Surety Company currently enjoys a rating of B++ (Good) with A.M. Best Ratings.

American Surety Company’s team has more than 100 years of experience working in the bail bond insurance industry. American Surety Company together with its sister company Underwriters Surety, Inc., a general agency, devotes a tremendous amount of resources towards preserving the commercial bail industry, an industry critical to the management of offenders released from jail pending trial.

American Surety Company is a privately held company which was built on characteristics of excellence and integrity. The staff at American Surety Company and Underwriters Surety, Inc. understands the importance of working with our agents toward a common goal of wealth and prosperity.