Cecilia joined the firm in the Fall of 2011 as a Prelitigation and Litigation Paralegal.
Prior to joining the firm, Cecilia retired from Allstate Insurance Company after more than 33 years as Staff Claim Service Adjuster. She originally worked in various Allstate Claims offices in Long Island, New York, prior to transferring to South Florida in 1996. She has extensive experience and knowledge in property (writing estimates on cars and homes) and casualty insurance including the handling of Personal Injury Protection (PIP) claims and evaluating / negotiating and settling Bodily Injury (BI) claims and Uninsured Motorists (UIM/UM) claims. She is a licensed insurance professional for all types of casualty and property insurance in Florida.
Throughout her long career, Cecilia was also an Evaluation Consultant, as well as a Litigation Expert. She has attended hundreds of mediations including Global settlements conferences having resolved complicated injury claims and has handled punitive damages claims. She also trained new adjusters in medical terminology and in the evaluation of an injury claim from its inception to settlement. She has extensive knowledge of personal injury claims and on the defense side of a claim – which is of utmost importance to evaluate our client’s who are Plaintiffs cases.
Cecilia serves as a volunteer Co-Chair of the Risk Management Committee of North Palm Beach’s Arti Gras.
- 1978 – 2011: Allstate Insurance Company- Staff Claim Service Adjuster – 4443 Lyons Road Suite 201A, Coconut Creek, FL 33073
- Bachelor of Arts – State University of New York @ Stony Brook – 1977
Honors & Awards:
- Chairman’s Award – AllState
- 620 All Lines Florida Adjuster License
- Palm Beach County Bar Association – Paralegal