• 500 West Madison Street, Suite 2700
    Chicago, IL 60661
  • Phone: (312)-630-0800
  • Fax: (312)-630-0833


Your Surety Bond needs are handled efficiently and effectively with the professional services of Schwartz Brothers Insurance.



Schwartz Brothers, a leader in the field of contract surety bonds for over 50 years, combines substantial underwriting knowledge, access to a wide variety of surety markets, and strong market relationships at both local and national levels to bring our clients the expertise to maximize their surety programs.


While our main focus is on our local business and construction communities, we have the relationships and capabilities to handle our national and international clients as well. We thoroughly analyze each client's needs, research viable options, and develop the appropriate bond program with the surety company that can best meet that client's requirements.


Our services are provided for all types of construction accounts, from small, emerging contractors to large, national accounts. These include

  • Contractors bidding public work
  • Contractors involved in private work requiring bonds
  • Subcontractors providing bonds to general contractors
  • Developers with public improvement obligations
  • Non contractor clients with commercial bond needs


Schwartz Brothers is proud to be a member of the Contractor Trade Associations

  • Builders Association of Greater Chicago
  • American Subcontractors Association
  • Associated General Contractors
  • Illinois Road and Transportation Association
  • Underground Contractors

We are very active in The National Association of Surety Bond Producers (NASBP) and the Surety Association of Illinois. Members of SBIA have served in many leadership positions within NASBP, and our continued involvement with NASBP benefits both our clients and our firm.

Proper development and management of a surety program requires knowledge of the underwriting process, surety company access to present our accounts appropriately, and the ability to bring together the necessary professional support members to assist when needed.