Established 1992

Based in Kirkland, Washington, First Underwriters, Inc. provides insurance and risk management solutions through exclusive independent insurance professionals across North America. Our clients benefit from competitive, sophisticated insurance and risk management solutions that are tailored for their specific needs. First Underwriters’ team of professionals consists of individuals with a wide range of expertise, many of whom are considered regional and national leaders in their respective fields.

Since our beginning, we have had one steady goal in mind; providing outstanding service and value to you, our client.  By utilizing the latest in technology we achieve what few other organizations have; immediate turnaround, unbeatable service, and great value for our clients.

We believe in operating with complete integrity and transparency. We have a long history based on this principle, and it is a vital part of our culture. As we bring people into our organization, we look for those who share our values, thus fostering relationships based on trust – for employees, insurance companies and mostly our clients.

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Our values

At First Underwriters’ every single member of the team is committed to providing our clients with their best.

The professionals at First Underwriters are dedicated to our clients success. We know that our services along with the recommendations play an integral role in your business and life.

We are here to serve you.

Kathryn Oskouian
CEO, Co-Founder

Why we’re different

When it comes to insurance, First Underwriters’ offers more than just products. It is our breadth of services and the way we take care of our clients that differentiate us from the rest of the insurance industry.

Our suite of service solutions includes:

What our customers say

"Thanks again for all that your company does in working with us. Timely, professional and great to work with… You were our hero when dealing with this claim and the voice of reason."
Emilia Clarke
Tracy Kent
Risk Manager
"Thanks again for your help with all of this, insurance stuff! It was refreshing to actually talk with someone who "knows" construction and understands the nature of the business."
Emilia Clarke
Kip Harrison
KH Construction
"All in all, collectively, a completely satisfactory and professional execution. You guys are true pro's. Everything handled wonderfully."
Emilia Clarke
Peter S.


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