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Providing strategic risk management and insurance solutions to high-performance businesses and successful individuals.

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Insurance and Risk Management Since 1928

Since 1928, Hodge, Hart & Schleifer, Inc. has strived to deliver our clients extraordinary performance. Exceeding our clients’ expectations is made possible by our extraordinary people who forged from our high-performance culture.

One of the oldest and largest independent insurance agencies in Washington, D.C.

Hodge, Hart & Schleifer, Inc. has been providing professional insurance and risk management services since 1928. Having been in business for nine decades, we are private, local and active, going above the expectations of our clients at every level. In addition, we have a national footprint, as we are licensed in nearly all 50 states. Based out of Bethesda, MD, we serve high-performance businesses and successful individuals throughout Washington, D.C., as well as the surrounding suburbs in Maryland and Northern Virginia.

Expertise you can count on.

Our agency specializes in providing personal service and a high level of expertise to organizations and individuals. Our account teams provide a client-centric, solutions-oriented approach that goes well beyond the placement and management of insurance. Our team is small enough to offer personable service to each and every one of our clients, and large enough to have both stability and leverage to allow us to meet the needs of our clients.


Years in Business

80 Million+

Premiums Managed

5 Million+

In Revenue


Insurance Professionals

Our capabilities.

Whether we are able to use an off-the-shelf product or we need to create a completely customized program, we can execute your risk transfer needs. We have brokering capabilities around the world; we can utilize our excellent market and underwriter relationships to negotiate competitive programs and premiums on behalf of our clients.

Client-centic approach.

At HHS, our corporate philosophy is based on a teamwork approach made possible by an atmosphere that promotes the interaction of empowered employees working toward a common goal: exceeding our clients’ expectations.

Best of class insurance companies.

By partnering with the best carriers and excess and surplus lines companies in the industry, we have access to business insurance, employee benefits, specialty insurance and personal insurance coverage options.

Our Risk Management Process

Learn About our 4-step Strategic Risk Management process, SRM28®

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Strategic Partners and Alliances


As an independent insurance agency we have great relationships with many well-known, reputable insurance companies, giving you the power of choice.


Our insurance advisors have years of experience in the insurance industry and serve as your advocate from selecting coverage through filing a claim.


Our insurance advisors have a strong passion for insurance and protecting what you value most in business and in life. We treat our customers like family.

Find out what HHS stands for and what we are striving to achieve through our core values, as well as our risk management and insurance solutions.

Our Mission & Vision

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