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Leighton Insurance Agency provides comprehensive insurance options.

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The Leighton Insurance Agency prides itself on providing superb customer service while identifying every clients’ needs. Our team focuses on determining the appropriate coverage and finding comprehensive solutions, all at competitive rates.

The founding of a family-focused agency.

In 1995, Chuck and Peggy Leighton established Leighton Insurance Agency in Pittsford, NY. Since its foundation, the agency has been serving individuals and businesses of Monroe County and the Southern Tier with professional insurance advice and quality solutions.

Traditional integrity with a modern approach.

In August 2019, Chuck and Peggy sold their agency to Scott Hughes, who had been working at the agency for five years prior. Scott, along with his team, is eager to continue serving their local community and promise to continue to serve the community as Chuck and Peggy had done for 24 years. In addition to this commitment, Leighton Insurance Agency will continue to advance services by staying up-to-date on insurance policies and integrating technological solutions for clients through the ever-changing circumstances of society. We take the necessary steps to monitor your coverage so you can be best protected for today, tomorrow, and the future.

25 years in business
90 years combined experience
75+ coverage solutions
Our Mission Statement

At Leighton Insurance Agency, our mission is very simple. We aim to provide great rates with superb customer service. As an independent agency, we have a variety of carriers at our fingertips to ensure proper coverage for whatever your needs require.

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The Advantage of an Independent Agency Working for You

What makes our independent agency different?

  • Personalized insurance solutions.
  • Friendly, knowledgeable service.
  • Building trusted relationships.
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Get the power of choice when it comes to finding the right insurance for your situation. We offer a wide variety of policies and price points to choose from.


Rely on us to simplify the insurance process, from advising you on your risks and solutions, to advocating on your behalf to the insurance company.


Count on us to be there for you every step of the way with personable and professional service so you always have the right coverage for your insurance needs.

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