About Us

We aim to be your one-stop market of choice for all of your inland and ocean marine product needs. Mike Hartley, President of Marine Underwriters of America (MUA), has been a marine underwriter for over 32 years and holds a CPCU. Additionally, as a former marine wholesaler, Mike and his staff uniquely understand the daily challenges of the marine producer in today’s competitive market.

MUA underwrites on behalf of only A-rated carriers, both admitted and non-admitted, to meet your needs.

We specialize in:

  • Accounts of any size. Our minimum premium starts at $1,500
  • Hard to place accounts
  • Accounts requiring specialized underwriting (for example, project risks, business interruption, difficult cat underwriting, etc.)
  • Accounts which bridge different lines of marine business (inland and ocean marine) as well as packaging different products within those lines (for example, packaging marine liabilities, hull, cargo and excess)
  • Small hull fleets
  • Small artisan marine operations – EZ Artisan Program – NEW!!

We promise only one thing – solutions that exceed your expectations.

Whether by land or sea, we’ve got you covered.