M.J.Hall is one of the longest-running surplus lines brokerage firms in the US. We represent 75+ insurance carriers and offer products covering the most typical to the most unique risks imaginable. M.J. Hall continues to approach transportation-focused carriers so we can offer the best coverages and pricing possible for your clients. Our market penetration, speed to market, and turnaround time are unmatched.


Miscellaneous professional liability sometimes called errors and omissions (E&O) liability results from errors or omissions in the performance of professional services. Companies that perform professional services for others can make mistakes— overlook a critical piece of  information, misstate a fact, be misunderstood, forget to do something, misplace something, etc.—and be sued by their clients over allegations such as:

• Error, omission, or misrepresentation in providing a service.

• Failure to provide a service in a timely fashion, or at all.

• Failure to keep client information confidential.

Actuary - health
Actuary - life
Actuary - P&C
Actuary - pension
Advertising services - including media liability
Alarm monitoring (direct, with no installation / product sales)
Answering service
Appraisers - art antiques collectibles
Appraisers - real property
Associations - all types, trade, and non-profit
Background checks / credentialing
Billing services - medicare / caid, insurance
Billing services - non-medical
Breeders - animal
Business appraiser
Business broker
Business manager
Calibration - scientific testing equipment $750
Call center - inbound or outbound
Campaign media liability
Claims adjuster - liability
Claims adjuster - property
Claims administration
Code compliance inspection
Collection agencies
Construction inspection
Construction research
Consulting - agricultural
Consulting - communication
Consulting - construction
Consulting - energy - other than purchase negotiation or hedging
Consulting - engineer
Consulting - environmental - involving hazardous waste
Consulting - environmental - not involving hazardous waste
Consulting - financial - other than investment advisor or planners
Consulting - forestry
Consulting - geological
Consulting - health / social issues or advocacy
Consulting - hospital - other than mgmt
Consulting - human resource
Consulting - industrial engineering
Consulting - insurance
Consulting - legal
Consulting - management
Consulting - manufacturing
Consulting - marketing
Consulting - medical practice mgmt
Consulting - oil & gas
Consulting - property
Consulting - safety
Consulting - scientific
Consulting - security
Consulting - tax
Consulting - transportation
Contract research - medical or scientific basic research
Court appointed guardian
Court clerk
Court reporter
Crane inspection
Credit bureau / credit counseling
Customs brokers
Document preparation services
Document storage / destruction
Drafting - construction or planning but no design responsibility
Elevator inspection
Employee leasing service
Employee placement service - executive recruiting
Employee placement service - permanent
Employee placement service - temporary
Energy auditor
Energy monitoring
Event planner
Expert witness
Fire alarm system inspection
Franchisors professional
Freight forwarder
Home inspection - exterior only
Home inspection services
Insurance inspections
Insurance premium auditors
Interior decorator
Investigation - unarmed only
Leasing agents
Manufacturing engineering / design
Marine surveyor
Medical statistical analysis
Mortgage broker
Notary public
Patent agent - non-attorney
Payroll processing
Personal coaching / lifestyle coaching
Pipeline inspection - above ground
Pipeline inspection - below ground
Premium finance
Process servers
Professional employer organization (PEO) $5,000
Promoter - special events
Property management
Public relations firms
Publishing - including media liability
Railroad inspection
Real estate agents & brokers
Right of way agents
Risk managers
Safety engineer
Safety inspection
Scientific R&D
Social security administration representative
Structure settlement firm
Study abroad coordination
Tax preparation
Testing laboratories
Title agent / escrow / closing services
Tour brokers
TPA or benefit plan administrator
Training - business skills
Training - computer skills
Training - office skills
Training, safety - in classroom only
Training, security - in classroom only
Transcription - medical or non-medical
Travel agents
Trustees professional - dissolution of an estate or bankruptcy trustees
Turnaround managers
Utility locators
Utility one call service - without locating
Utilization review


Hard work, tenacity and commitment to customer service best describe John Tatum’s journey from college-aged supply clerk to M.J. Hall’s top Broker, a distinction he has held for 9 years running.

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