Appeal & Supersedeas Bonds

These bonds are required by state and federal courts to secure the right to appeal and stay a judgment.

Colonial is the easy choice.

Colonial Surety is a leading provider of appeal bonds, which are also referred to as supersedeas bonds. We’re licensed in all 50 states and U.S. territories and make it easy to obtain.

  • A party appealing a court ruling may be required by the court to purchase an appeal or supersedeas bond to secure their right to appeal and stay execution of the lower court judgment.

  • While both state and federal courts require appeal or supersedeas bonds, the amount of those bonds may vary by jurisdiction.

  • Colonial offers the direct and digital way to obtain an appeal or supersedeas bond. We are the insurance company—which means no agent, no broker, and no middleman. We make it easy to obtain your bond instantly. The steps are easy—get a quote online, fill out your information, satisfy underwriting requirements, and enter your payment method. Print or e-file your bond from your office. It’s that simple!

  • An appeal or supersedeas bond is reasonably priced and easy to obtain. You may notice that with other insurance agents and middlemen companies, your premium rate will fluctuate and include additional hidden fees and costs. Colonial offers our lowest possible rate. The premium is based on the amount of the bond required by the applicable court.

  • It is important to understand how surety bonds work and whom the insurance company is issuing your bonds. It is easy to obtain appeal and supersedeas bonds when you deal direct with a quality insurance company licensed to write surety bonds. Colonial is an A (Excellent) rated bond and insurance company by A.M. Best, that has been incorporated since 1930. We are Treasury listed, and licensed and admitted in all U.S. states and territories.

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