Pedersen & Sons Surety Bond
Agency, Inc.

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Supersedeas/ Appeal Bond

When a Judgment is entered against you and you wish to Appeal the Decision without paying the other side pending Appeal, obtain an Appeal Bond or Supersedeas Bond.

Administration Bond/ Preliminary Executors Bond

When you are appointed to administer an estate, a bond can be required. We issue every type of bond related to estate matters.

TRO/ Preliminary Injunction Bond

When Injunction relief is granted, some Judges may require either an undertaking or bond to protect the enjoined party from damages in the event the Injunction was granted improperly.

Guardianship/ Conservatorship Bond

When an individual is appointed to handle another person’s affairs, the court requires a bond in the amount of the liquid assets of the incompetent person. This is commonly referred to as a guardianship bond or a conservator bond.

Discharge of Mechanics Lien Bond

When a lien is filed against a property, it can cause several problems for the property owner. Instead of paying the lienor, you can obtain a bond which stands in place of the lien while you litigate the lien.

General Undertakings/ General Surety Ship

There are thousands of different types of surety bonds and undertakings. Is there a matter you need help with that wasn’t listed above? Feel free to contact us with a brief description of the type of bond you need.

William J. Pedersen, AFSB, ARM

Founder and shareholder
Tel: 212-227-7277

Bill began his career as a surety bond underwriter in 1986 and has over 30 years of surety underwriting experience. Bill followed his family’s entrepreneurial path and founded Pedersen & Sons Surety Bond Agency in 1992. Bill listens carefully when an initial bond inquiry is made and asks many questions which uncover novel, creative solutions to court bond underwriting and saves a client’s time by getting it right the first time.

Neil P. Pedersen, AFSB, ARM

Tel: 212-227-7277

Neil P. Pedersen is a second generation owner of Pedersen & Sons Surety Bond Agency, Inc. Neil began his surety career at Pedersen & Sons while in college and also worked at two other surety bond agencies. Part of Neil’s unique underwriting approach was learning from three different, seasoned surety agency owners.

Neil has been a part of Pedersen & Sons since its founding in 1992. When founder William Pedersen’s business partner was retiring, she proposed that Neil work for her so that she could train him to take her place.

Who We Are

PEDERSEN & SONS SURETY BOND AGENCY, INCf/k/a OFFENHARTZ & PEDERSEN, LTD, established in 1992, is an independent insurance agency specializing in issuing court surety bonds pursuant to Judicial Proceedings.


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Appellate Bonds Cont’d. [VIDEO]

 In my last video on this topic, I covered the reasons why you would use an appellate bond.  In New York State, once a judgment is entered, the other side

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Appellate Bonds [VIDEO]

This is the first of a multi-part series about appellate bonds, also known as supersedeas bonds, undertakings on appeal, and stay bonds. This part of the series describes the purpose

Supply Bonds [VIDEO]

When you have a contract to supply certain items, a supply bond guarantees the buyer that the purchased items will be supplied. If the items are not delivered or the

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The Importance of Insurance Coverage for Bonds

Today I want to talk about the importance of insurance coverage and help you understand when an insurance policy provides or requires the insurer to indemnify a surety company for

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Third Party Indemnity Related to Court Bonds

There are times when a client needs to obtain a bond and is unable to do so. In cases like these, a third party could be willing to guarantee the

Courts Reopening: Get Those Bonds Prepared Now [VIDEO]

The COVID-19 pandemic closed non-essential businesses, restaurants, and courts. Now that the curve is flattening, courts are reopening, but the line of attorneys trying to file things will be out

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Cancelling a Notice of Pendency

(3 minutes to read) Today, I'd like to talk about the New York Consolidated Laws, Civil Practice Law, and Rules — CVP § 6515 subsection (2), which concerns the cancellation

Out-of-State Insurers Need Bonds to File in New York

Insurance Law ISC 1213 provides that, when a non-admitted insurer is involved with a court proceeding involving one of their insurance contracts, they can be required to post a surety

Neil Pedersen: Guardianship Bonds Explained [Video]

  If you have been named a Guardian of someone, either because they are incapacitated or a minor, you are required to obtain a Guardianship Bond. Learn more about the

What Is a Money Transmitter Bond?

A Money Transmitter Bond is a surety bond that represents a three party agreement between a principal, an obligee, and a surety. The principal is the one who needs the

What our customers are saying

    5 star review  Great and prompt job helping me obtain a bond ordered by a judge to secure an injunction on real property. Thank you Neil for being so professional and helpful!

    thumb Jared Rosen

    5 star review  Neil is knowledgeable, ultra-responsive and from calling him to filing with the Court was a matter of hours. Highly recommended.

    thumb Justine Clare Moran

    5 star review  I highly recommend Pedersen & Sons Surety Bond Agency. I had to urgently become bonded due to a complicated Elder Guardianship situation and Neil took care of everything within hours. He was efficient while also being patient and understanding.

    thumb Eric De Cordova

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New York, NY
15 Maiden Lane Suite #800
New York, NY 10038

Tel: 212-227-7277
Fax: 212-233-1405
Toll Free (only NJ and NY): 800-720-7277