Overmyer Hall Associates offer surety products of all types, for all industries. We specialize in construction bonding and surety. We’re dedicated to partnering with all types of contractors to become a part of your Risk Management Team. Having over 50 combined years of experience, we understand the construction industry’s bonding and insurance needs, and the unique risks. Our proactive, professional and highly trained team is dedicated to working with your company to provide exceptional service and premium results through customized bonding & insurance solutions.


Surety services offered:

  • Advise on how to maximize surety credit
  • Analysis of Financial Statements, and Work in Process schedules
  • Guidance through the sometimes difficult state prequalification process – ODOT is our specialty
  • Assistance with Joint Venture selections and prequalification, including 8a, SBSDVO, HUB Zone Firms
  • Consult on issues between contractor and owners, construction managers, general contractors, architects and engineers
  • Assistance with the selection of a competent construction oriented CPA, attorney or banker
  • Advise contractor on how to increase surety credit and qualify for preferred bonding company rates
  • We provide ALL types of bonds

Customized products for your unique bonding & insurance needs:

  • Property & Liability • Owners & Contractors Protective
  • Umbrella / Excess • Design / Build
  • Employment Practices Liability • Railroad Protective
  • Builders Risk • Professional
  • Pollution / Environmental • All types of surety bonds

Jack Kehl

Jack Kehl, ASFB
Surety Manager
Phone: 614 453 4407

Questions? Ask the experts.


Our professionals are active in the following Industry associations:

  • Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC)
  • Ohio Contractors Association (OCA)
  • American Sub Contractors Association (ASA)
  • Association of General Contractors (AGC)
  • Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA)
  • Builders Exchange (BX)
  • Surety Association of Ohio (SAO)

David Catanese

David Catanese, AFSB

Commercial Lines Specialist
Phone: 614 453 9364