Bartlow Surety

Insurance Agency

Kathy A. Bartlow

Kathy is licensed by the California Department of Insurance, license number 0591675; and under Bartlow Bonding Services Inc., license number 0G98530.

Probate Bonds

  • Administrators
  • Conservatorships
  • Custodian
  • Executors
  • Guardianships
  • In Lieu of Probate
  • Personal Representation
  • Preliminary Distribution
  • Trusts/Trustee
  • Professional Fiduciaries

Civil Bonds

  • Appeal for Labor Commission
  • Appeal/Supersedeas
  • Appointment of Receiver
  • Attachment with (or without) TPO
  • Bond of Claimant (Stop Not)
  • Bond of Indemnity
  • Claim & Delivery
  • Corporations Code
  • Expunge Lis Pendens
  • Lis Pendens

Civil Bonds

  • Lost Instrument Trust Deed
  • Non Resident Cost Bond
  • Preliminary Injunction
  • Receiver/Re-Delivery
  • Release of Attachment
  • Release of Mechanics Lien
  • Release of Stop Notice
  • Stop Notice/Lost Stock
  • Third Party Claimant

Other Bonds

  • Notary Bond
  • Indemnity / Lost Note Bond
  • Seizure Bonds in any state
  • Any bond required by the State of California for licenses
  • Any bonds required by the Department of Airport or Department of Corporations
  • Value Writ of Seizure
  • Writ of Possession

Our Clients

Some of Kathy's satisfied customers.

Kathy's knowledge of California civil and probate bonds, dating back to the 1980s, her personable nature and positive attitude leave her clients saying:

"Whenever I need a bond for our clients, Kathy is the number one person I call."

Where We Practice


Our firm has jurisdictions to practice law in the following areas:

Los Angeles

  • Santa Monica
  • Malibu
  • Beverly Hills
  • Burbank
  • Pasadena

Orange County

  • Anaheim
  • Huntington Beach
  • Newport Beach
  • Santa Ana
  • Laguna Niguel

Ventura County

  • Thousand Oaks
  • Simi Valley
  • Camarillo
  • Oxnard
  • Ojai


Rates and premiums vary by surety company and by the type of bond issued, so finding a bonding agent who works with several surety companies is the key to securing the best rate. Kathy earned her license in 1984 and is appointed by several companies, which means she is able to shop around for the best rate for your needs. Whether you're in need of a civil, probate, or licensure bond, Kathy can assist you through the application process. Contact her with more information to receive your customized service today. Or, to apply for a probate bond, fill out one or more of the application forms found on the apply page and fax or email it in (email preferred).

Kathy is authorized to transact on behalf of the following insurers:

  • Capital Indemnity Corporation
  • CNA (Western Surety Company)
  • Hartford Fire Insurance Company
  • Platte River Insurance Company
  • Contractors Bonding/Insurance
  • RLI Insurance Company

Apply for a Probate Bond

  • Please select the company/companies from which you'd like to seek funding from the list below. Then, fill out, print and sign the form(s).

  • In addition to filling out the above form(s), please also print and sign the credit authorization form which can be found by clicking here.

  • Fax or email the completed forms to Kathy. To start other bond types, or if you have any questions about the process, contact Kathy.

Contact Us

Kathy Bartlow

Phone: (310)-568-8496

Fax: (310)-568-8694


Please tell us about your bond and we will let you know what we can do to help you.

Apply for a Probate bond now!