One Huntington Quadrangle, Suite 1S07, Melville, NY 11747

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We are a trusted benefits advisory firm focused on helping our clients manage and protect their health, financial security, and assets.

About Us

JM Brassill Group Inc. is a New York based employee benefit insurance and consulting firm. Our commitment to this insurance specialty distinguishes us from our competitors who sell multiple lines of insurance coverage. We offer insurance plans that help employers and their employees transfer risk so they can protect their health, families, financial security and assets.

Our firm is broken down into three specialty areas:

  • Full Spectrum of Employee Benefit Solutions
  • Executive & Individual Benefits
  • Retirement Planning

We are dedicated to establishing ourselves as a well respected firm in the insurance industry that specializes in the employee benefit arena. We are guided to reach our goals by the basic principles of honesty and fair play. We will strive to develop life long relationships with our policyholders built upon truth and trust.

We believe that our clients choose to do business with us because they know that we will meet or beat their needs when it comes to price, service and experience. Our commitment to this type of quality is a true measure of success.

Executive Team

James W. Brassill

Partner & President

James is a Partner and President at JM Brassill Group Inc. He works primarily with large and medium size employers and has particular expertise in managing insurance plans, strategic risk consulting, employee benefits, human resources, plan compliance and wellness programs.

James has built his career upon a tradition of integrity, industry leadership and excellence. James is committed to delivering tailored benefit solutions with thoughtful strategic planning, valuable professional services and technology-based solutions that result in sustained customer and employee satisfaction. Through initiative and follow-through, James helps his customers find answers, implement solutions and anticipate consequences.

James has been practicing in the employee benefit arena since 1993 and received his bachelor’s degree in business management from Hofstra University. James resides in Port Washington, NY with his wife and son.

Michael J. Brassill

Partner & Vice President

Michael is Vice President and a Partner of JM Brassill Group Inc, an insurance and risk management company located in Melville, New York. Michael is a graduate of St. John’s University with a BS in Finance.

Michael started his insurance career in 1998, with a specialization in the employee benefit sector. He has implemented and managed hundreds of employee benefit programs for mid-sized companies, including both profit and non-profit organizations. His expertise includes plan design management, renewal underwriting and negotiation of both fully and self-insured programs.

Michael and his wife Tara reside in Merrick, NY with their two daughters.

TRUE Network

JM Brassill Group Inc. is a proud member of the TRUE Network of Advisors

TRUE Network of Advisors is a nationwide exclusive group of independent benefit consulting firms. Membership in TRUE provides JM Brassill Group Inc. and our clients with collaboration of the best minds in the industry to drive the evolution of world class employee benefit solutions. A TRUE Network Advisor has deep roots in the local community with all the tools, resources and negotiating strength of a national organization.


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  • Plan Design & Selection Support
  • Medical & Rx Analytics
  • Plan Disruption Analysis
  • Employee Retention Strategies
  • ACA & DOL Compliance/Tools
  • 6055/6056 Reporting
  • 1094/1095 Filing
  • HR Assistance
  • Employee Benefits Statements
  • Employee Handbook
  • Vacation Tracking
  • Online Enrollment
  • On/Off Boarding Assistance
  • Plan Design Decision Support
  • Employee Portal/HR Intranet
  • Health & Wellness Information
  • Healthy Lifestyles/Fitness Programs
  • Employee Newsletters & Videos
  • Employee Benefits Communications
  • Quote Plans
  • Claims & Billing Assistance
  • Negotiate Renewal
  • Plan Comparison
  • Coverage & Policy Expertise
  • Applications Submission

Executive Benefits

We understand the importance of having attractive executive benefits for finding and retaining top talent for your business. We are here to provide the guidance and expertise to develop the best executive benefit solutions to fit your company and needs to help you grow and be successful.

Retirement Planning

Our team of retirement professionals are dedicated to the design of innovative and company sponsored plans of real value. Some of the many aspects of what we provide our clients include:

  • In-depth Investment Due Diligence and Analysis
  • Extensive Benchmarking on Services and Fees
  • Full RFP Vendor Searches
  • Complete Plan Resources and Fiduciary Support
  • Best Practices in Planning, Execution and Service
  • Investment Policy Statements

Having a solid financial services plan for your employees and key executives is vital for attracting new talent and retaining the staff you already have.


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Client Learning Management System

JM Brassill Group offers all of their clients an innovative Learning Management System, delivering high-quality, on-demand courses you need to promote a safe and compliant workplace. All courses feature easy-to-understand, professionally produced training content with interactive quizzes. In addition, many courses are available in English and Spanish, and all courses are mobile-friendly. All of these features allow for a quality, engaging learning experience.

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