Who We Are

Family owned and operated, Maritime Coverage Corp has deep roots in the American Marine Industry. We have been providing quality insurance coverage for over forty years, from the shipyard to the marina, from lakes and rivers to the ocean, for your charter vessels, fishing fleets and yachts of distinction, we proudly serve the marine community. Coast to coast, we are there to assist you!

What We Do

We will handle the needs of your charter business, fishing fleet, or yacht with the personalized attention and respect deserving of the professional mariner and the risks that you take.  We serve our clients with experience, honesty, and outstanding customer service.

Why Consider Us?

We partner exclusively with top-rated carriers to ensure that you receive the highest quality coverage possible. These relationships, coupled with our extensive industry knowledge, allow us to provide you with competitive rates, detailed policies crafted to meet your individual risk requirements and the peace of mind that purchasing a high quality marine insurance policy should afford.

What You Get With Us

  • Courteous & professional, personal service
  • 1-on-1 access to knowledgeable claim professionals & expedited payment processing
  • Emergency access to your agent and/or underwriter

Where We Insure

  • All 50 States
  • Puerto Rico
  • Worldwide Navigation Available

Meet The Team


CJ is a seasoned insurance professional with over 25 years of experience, most of those years focused on marine insurance. He is active in sales, production, and the underwriting of both recreational & commercial marine accounts. He is also a member of the Florida and New York Bar / Bar Associations, the American Bar Association, and the Florida PIA. Originally from Long Island, New York, he has been a resident of Florida for over 20 years. CJ currently resides in Ormond Beach Florida with his wife Carol and 3 sons. An avid baseball fan and community minded leader, he has been active in the Ormond Beach Youth Baseball/Softball Association for the last 10 years.  Not only volunteering as a Coach but he also serves as the Executive Director of Baseball and is the former President of the Ormond Beach Golden Spikes Competitive Baseball Organization.

Christian J. Mahlstedt

Upon graduation from the State University of New York (BA Business) he enlisted in the U.S. Army where he achieved the rank of Lieutenant. Chris was awarded an ocean operator’s license in 1964. A licensed captain for almost 50 years, he operated numerous passenger and commercial vessels on the East Coast of the United States. Chris has been a licensed insurance broker since 1974.  As the founder, he has been underwriting and placing marine insurance since 1977.  He resides in Ormond Beach, Florida with Mary his wife of more than 50 years.

Linda Longo

Northeast Regional Manager since 1992

Irene Overton

National Office/Billing Manager and Senior Account Manager since 1985

Elizabeth Mahlstedt

Operations Coordinator & Southern Region Underwriting Manager

Carol Mahlstedt

Southern Region Accounting Manager

Deborah Campbell

Southern Region Accounts Manager

Aly Hoskins

Customer Service Representative / Underwriters Assistant