NAME: Eugene L. Evans, RPA, CC, APC
DATE OF BIRTH: 15 July 33, New Jersey
POSITION: President - E.L. EVANS ASSOCIATES
ADJUSTERS - SURVEYORS - INVESTIGATORS
Independent Claims Consultants
3310 Airport Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90405
Telephone : (310) 559-4005 or (818) 999-6700
Fax : (310) 390-9669
MARITAL STATUS: Married - 4 children
EDUCATION: Catholic Grade School, High School
L.A. City College, U.C.L.A. - 1958
B.A. - English
Insurance Education Association
Courses in Adjusting and General Insurance. Senior Instructor 1982-90
Community College Courses - Police Science.
Various C.E.B. Seminars.
EMPLOYMENT: DATE EMPLOYER POSITION
1956-57 Associated Business Bureau Investigator
1957-59 Certified Insurance Investigators Investigator
1959-65 G.W. Moore Adjusters Investigator/Adjuster
1965-67 Carl Warren Co. Adjuster
1967-69 Carte Blanche Corp. Chief Spec. Investigator
Los Angeles, CA
1969-71 American States Inc. Adjuster/Examiner
1971-74 Graham Miller Co. Manager/Adjuster
1974-91 E.L. Evans Asso.Inc. President/Adjuster/Investigator
Los Angeles, CA
1991-94 E.L. Evans Asso. Adjuster/Consultant
1994- Associated Insurance Adjusters Sr.Adjuster/Consultant
PUBLICATIONS: 1974 - 1985 Various articles on Adjusting and Investigation in ADJUSTER Magazine, INSURANCE WEEKLY, CAIIA Newsletter
ADDITIONAL 1982 - 1990 Mr. Evans was a Senior Instructor for the INSURANCE EDUCATION
ACTIVITIES: ASSOCIATION for their courses in General Insurance, both beginning and advanced Liability and Property Adjusting
SPECIALTIES: "Bad Faith" Claims, Construction Claims, Loss of Income Claims, Commercial Claims, Fire Claims, General Liability Claims, Water Damage, Security Claims, Construction Defects, Uninsured/Under Insured Auto, Medical & Professional E & O Claims, Transportation and Cargo Claims, and Suspected Fraudulent Insurance Claims
Eugene L. (Gene)
President of E.L. Evans Associates ADJUSTERS, SURVEYORS and INVESTIGATORS, is a
graduate of U.C.L.A. with a B.A. in English.
He is a Licensed Private Investigator and Insurance Adjuster in
E.L. Evans Associates, Inc. was founded in 1974 and used by numerous insurance companies, self-insureds and the Underwriters at Lloyd's of London for the investigation and adjustment of various insurance claims. These include property, casualty and professional liability claims. The company was also used by many attorney firms for the investigation of individuals and companies in connection with insurance claims and other legal actions.
Prior to opening
his own office, Mr. Evans was manager of Graham Miller and Co., Lloyd's
Adjusters, offices in
Mr. Evans has been
concerned with the training of new investigators and adjusters and speaks to
claims personnel and adjusters groups.
He has traveled extensively in Central and
In 1989/90, in the
wake of Hurricane Hugo, Mr. Evans adjusted over 300 claims on businesses
and homes in the
He is a Registered Professional Adjuster, RPA #474. He is a Certified Consultant and Accredited Professional Consultant, Cert. No. 7372 American Consultants League.
His name is listed
in the book "MEN OF ACHIEVEMENT" (12th Edition) published by I.B.C.,
1991 - 1993, the state of South Carolina Coastal Council had Mr. Evans under retainer to "evaluate damage to habitable structures...to determine if the structure is damaged beyond repair..." and to "assist the Council in presenting and defending the conclusions of its investigation ... during subsequent litigation." He is one of only three adjusters to hold this distinction.
Since 1980, Mr.
Evans has been qualified as an Expert Witness in courts in
Mr. Evans is a private pilot and spends whatever free time he has flying both powered aircraft and sailplanes and reading history.
He has been a member of the following organizations and held office in some.
HONORABLE ORDER OF BLUE GOOSE INTERNATIONAL - MLG 1999
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF INDEPENDENT INSURANCE ADJUSTERS
AMERICAN CONSULTANTS LEAGUE #7372, CC, APC
AMERICAN INDOOR AIR QUALITY COUNCIL
From 1992 to 1994
he worked as an adjuster and claims consultant in
Like many of his contemporaries, he started as an investigator and adjuster of motor vehicle claims. Throughout the years he has continued to supervise and indeed become involved in the direct handling of these most basic and prolific of all claims. He also has extensive experience in the investigation and adjustment of medical, engineering and agents E & O claims.
Presently Mr. Evans is an Independent Claims Consultant and is available for consultation on claims involving insurance, construction, "Bad Faith" and fraud. He is also available as an appraiser, arbitrator or umpire in disputes under insurance coverages or construction contract, as well as claims representative at Mandatory Settlement Conferences and Mediations.
He is presently involved in a number of large claims as well as appraisals and arbitrations of a variety of claims.