About Us

BL Insurance Brokerage was established in 2003 and became a limited liability company in 2012. Brendan started his insurance career with Aetna Life and Casualty in 1989, as a bodily injury claims adjuster. In 1993, Brendan left Aetna to join his family’s insurance agency as an insurance producer. Lawler Insurance Agency, Inc. was founded by Brendan’s grandfather Francis Lawler and then passed on to Brendan’s father Brian. Both men were former Mayors of the city of New Bedford. Brendan worked at his family’s agency until 2003. Lisa and Brendan were married in 2004 and she joined BL Insurance Brokerage as a partner in 2005. Since then, our company has grown into a multi line insurance brokerage concentrating in the sale of professional liability insurance. As always our focus is on providing our clients with superior insurance coverage and customer service at the lowest possible premiums.

Brendan Lawler

Brendan was born and raised in New Bedford, MA. He has been working in the insurance industry for over 26 years and has a passion to help people. His genuine personality will make any client feel like they've known each other for many years. 

Lisa Lawler

Lisa is from New Bedford as well and joined husband, Brendan at the brokerage in 2005.  Her ability to connect with clients and help them find a solution is paramount. Lisa now has over 10 years of experience in the insurance industry.

Chris Boudreau

Since 1989, Christopher has develped award winning expertise in the disability, life insurance and guarranteed retierment income markets. He owns his own Company which is Boudrea & Boudrea Insurance Inc.  Chris' competence and warm personal touch brings a great partnership with the BL Insurance Brokerage LLC family.

Marissa Lopes

BL insurance administrator, Marissa joined BL Insurance Brokerage, LLC in June of 2016 with a management background. She is a quick learner and is eager to assist our clients with their insurance needs. We are excited to have her as part of our team and is our CSR.

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