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John Belton

National General Adjuster


John began his career in the insurance industry in 1997 as a staff adjuster for MetLife as an auto adjuster. John began his Property adjusting career with Travelers from 1999 – 2003 as a staff adjuster, followed by a Regional General Adjuster position with Fireman’s Fund and became an Assistant Vice President during his tenure at York Risk Services from 2010 – 2017. Most recently, John was a National General Adjuster with Charles Taylor.

John joined McLarens in 2020; as a National General Adjuster, he specializes in large and complex losses related to Agriculture & Food, Building & Construction, Hospitality, Manufacturing & Industrial, Energy, Retail and various other business segments. He is licensed in multiple states throughout the country.


  • Winery: Wildfire – Structure and Production loss (USD 45 Million)
  • Multi-Unit Habitational Risk: Fire (USD 5.5 Million)
  • High-rise Hotel Risk: Water / Mold (USD 5.3 Million)
  • Agricultural Production: Fire (USD 800 K)
  • Galvanizing Plant: Fire (USD 350 K)
  • Warehouse: Fire (USD 2.5 Million)
  • Winery: Production loss (USD 300 K)
  • Motel: Fire (USD 2.75 Million)
  • Auto Parts Retailer: Fire (USD 2.25 Million)

Office Address / Contact Information

180 Montgomery Street
Suite 1260
San Francisco, CA 94104
United States
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Industry Certification

CEA (California Earthquake Authority) Earthquake Certified, FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) Flood Certified, Vale National Building Damage Estimating, Phase I, II & III, Various BI / EE training seminars

Additional Expertise

Agriculture & Food (Wineries & vineyards, Contamination, E. Coli, Product Recall), Building & Construction (Builders Risk), Hospitality (Hotels& Resorts, Motels, Restaurants & Cafes, Nightclubs & Bars), Manufacturing & Industrial (Steel), Power & Energy (Solar), Retail (Supermarkets, Convenience & Discount Retailers)

Adjuster Experience

27 years 1997