About Us

Marvin HughesLocated in Birmingham, AL near Homewood and Mountain Brook, O. M. Hughes Insurance, Inc. was founded by O.M. Hughes, Sr. In 1946. Before beginning his insurance career, Mr. Hughes served in the 29th Division of the U.S. Army from Omaha Beach D-Day to Victory in Europe Day in Berlin. Following his service during World War II, Mr. Hughes began his insurance career and developed a great reputation built on the values of excellent service and helping others unconditionally.

Marvin Hughes (O.M. Hughes , Jr.) joined his father at the agency in 1971 after graduating from college and serving in the U.S. Army. Following in his father’s footsteps, Marvin has served on many committees with the Alabama Independent Insurance Agents and has enjoyed serving his community with involvement in organizations such as Sertoma Club.

Email: marvin@omhughesinsurance.com


Mark HughesMarvins’ son, Mark Hughes, joined the agency in 2002 after working as a Certified Public Accountant with a “Big 4” accounting firm for 5 years. Mark has served on the Board of Directors of the Alabama Independent Insurance Agents and Birmingham Independent Insurance Agents. Mark has completed the Pacesetters Producer School developed and taught by State Auto Insurance Companies and is a Certified Professional Insurance Agent.

Email: mark@omhughesinsurance.com


In addition to focusing on relationships with our customers, O.M. Hughes Insurance, Inc. has developed strong relationships with the many insurance companies that we represent. These relationships translate into our ability to offer our clients a broad array of comprehensive insurance products backed by financially sound and stable insurance companies. Among others, our products and services include Home, Auto, and Life insurance for individuals. We also provide many business insurance products including Commercial Property, General Liability and Professional Liability, Workers Compensation, Auto, and Bonding.

Here at O.M. Hughes Insurance, Inc. we take pride in the high level of service we are able to provide by combining our experience along with our knlowledge and technology. Our staff includes both Certified Insurance Service Representives and Certified Insurance Counselors. Give us the opportunity to get to know you so that we can earn your trust and build the kind of relationship required to develop insurance solutions to truly meet your needs.

Why Choose O.M. Hughes?

  • We've been here for a whileWe’ve been professionally serving the Birmingham, Alabama area since 1945. In all these years, we’ve built a reputation that we stand by.
  • Excellent Customer ServiceCommitted to giving our customers top notch service, in most cases we return all customer calls within the same business day. We want to be there for you when you need us.
  • We custom tailor your insuranceWe have the experience to give you the coverage you need. Not more, not less, just right.

information If you have any questions regarding insurance products and coverages, please contact our office. We have also provided a link below to a glossary of some common insurance terms. If you have any questions regarding this information, please give us a call!

Insurance Term Glossary