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Our expertise, your partnership

The E&S Brokerage team at Nationwide specializes in opportunity — opportunity to grow your business, fuel your ambition and get ahead in the market.


With Nationwide, you get:

  • A dynamic mix of financial strength, stability and leadership
  • Excellent products, solid relationships, strong numbers and an open and inspired approach to underwriting

Whether we're writing new products or finding creative solutions in this dynamic market, we continually explore new avenues to better serve your needs.

Partnering for growth

Each opportunity we pursue is a true avenue for growth and profitability. Our experienced, dedicated team understands the complexity of brokerage risks and has valuable expertise in niche markets. Our primary focus is to work with you to meet your unique risk requirements with fast and efficient service.

Specializing in unique risks

We specialize in complex and hard-to-place commercial risks with underwriting solutions not readily available in the standard market. Our Brokerage division has earned a reputation for its talented underwriters, lightning-fast service and strong relationships with our entrepreneurial and performance-driven business partners.

News & Insights

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3 commercial real estate trends for 2024

3 commercial real estate trends for 2024

Industry insiders have been watching the commercial real estate market with a mix of curiosity and cautious optimism. “It’s going to be an interesting year,” says Brett Dailey, Executive Underwriting Director, E&S Brokerage Primary Casualty. “It’s a transition year.”

The four pillars of an insurance culture that retains top talent

The four pillars of an insurance culture that retains top talent

Specialized underwriting and claims expertise set carriers apart, but competition for top talent is fierce. To attract and retain the best candidates for the job, insurers need to create a culture that makes their staff feel supported, fulfilled and empowered to keep growing.

The sting of ongoing inflation for manufacturers

The sting of ongoing inflation for manufacturers

Although the experts diverge on how long it will take for inflation to reach the desired level, they do agree on one point: above-average inflation is not going anywhere anytime soon.

Our complex risk solutions include

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