Brown & Riding expands Florida presence with key hires

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Brown & Riding expands Florida presence with key hires

Brown & Riding has announced the appointments of Justin Peterson and Brendan Roberson to its national casualty practice. The appointments enhance Brown & Riding’s presence and capabilities in Florida, the company said.

Peterson and Roberson both join the company as casualty brokers. In addition to general complex casualty risks, they specialize in construction (particularly new residential construction in Florida), transportation, and sporting goods manufacturers.

“We are delighted to welcome both Justin and Brendan to Brown & Riding,” said Mike Boseman, chief operating officer of Brown & Riding. “There is no doubt their unique experience and skill sets will be invaluable to the organization, and our client partners will greatly benefit from their expertise in the casualty space.”

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California-headquartered Brown & Riding, founded in 1980, is one of the largest wholesale insurance brokerage firms in the United States. It is the only top-10 wholesaler that is fully independent and owner-operated. The company has 18 offices across the country.