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James O'Brien

Farmers Insurance Agent in Latham, NY
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Farmers Insurance Agent in Latham, NY

About Me

As your local Farmers® agent in Latham, NY, I help customers like you identify the insurance coverage that best fits your needs. This process is straightforward and personalized to help make you smarter about insurance. I have the knowledge and experience to help you better understand your coverage options--whether that's auto, home, renters, business insurance and more. James O'Brien opened the first Farmers Insurance Office in Albany County NY, based in Latham, New York. Albany and Capital Region residents now have a new choice for auto, home, life and business insurance. James and his team are proud to be a community resource for personal lines and business insurance questions and quotes. Our office is here to assist and help people "Get Smarter About Their Insurance".

Give me a call at (518) 783-0100 and I'll be happy to answer any questions you might have.

Languages Spoken: English

Years of Experience

I have over 3 years of experience as a Farmers Insurance agent.


BA, Siena College, 1989

Neighborhoods Served

Latham NY, Albany NY, Loudonville NY, and Capital Region NY


Insurance Products Offered

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We Know From Experience

We Know From Experience
We Know From Experience
At Farmers® we've seen almost everything, so we know how to cover almost anything – like a bear turning a garage upside down. So do you have a plan for the unexpected? I'm happy to lay out the insurance options for you to select the coverage you want.

The New and Improved My Farmers®

The New and Improved My Farmers®
The New and Improved My Farmers®
Introducing the new My Farmers - now managing your insurance is simpler and more convenient than ever. With the new look and feel, My Farmers gives you access to your insurance at your convenience, from almost any device.

We've completely redesigned the My Farmers experience, giving you easy access to:

- Pay bills and manage payment options
- Print your digital ID card
- View your agents' information
- View valuable perks
- Policy documents all in one place
- Sign up for bill and new document notifications
Pet Owner?
Pet Owner?
Vet visits are twice as expensive as they were 10 years ago, but that shouldn't keep you from caring for your pet.

Pet insurance coverage offered and administered by Pets Best Insurance Services, LLC is underwritten by Independence American Insurance Company, a Delaware insurance company.

My Hobbies and Favorite Activities
Music - Guitar player, writing, and recording
Fitness - Boxing and Muay Thai
Family - Being with family is my favorite past time
Reading - Love reading about the Civil War
Pets - Love hanging out with our furry friends
Business Insurance
Business Insurance
As a small business owner myself, I know you want to improve your small business every single day. Let's start with your Business Insurance policy. Is that the coverage you want? Come by my office and let's find out together.
Home Insurance
Home Insurance
Teach your son that success usually starts with a plan.

My Hardworking Team

Phyllis Jones
Licensed Agent