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Michael Gilliland

Regional General Adjuster


Michael came to McLarens with experience in adjusting property claims, farm and ranch claims, as well as special investigations claims. He has also held supervisory level positions overseeing the claims process and managing personnel. Michael’s experience includes attending professional training schools as well as field experience in various capacities. In addition to working for insurance carriers, he was a co-owner/operator of a roofing company as well as an independent adjusting firm. Before returning back to the claims industry, Michael worked as a building consultant, where he gained a greater understanding of assessing and estimating losses.

In December of 2019 Michael came to McLarens and has been instrumental in handling an assortment of assignments including fires, vandalisms, and various weather-related events including hailstorms, wind, freezes and hurricanes. Additional assignments include liability and subrogation losses. Michael is proficient in damage assessment, estimating, coverage analysis, as well as reporting. Michael continues to expand his expertise by gaining knowledge with each new assignment.


1997 – 2007            State Farm Insurance
                                 Property Adjuster/Special Investigation Unit/Team Supervisor

2008 – 2013           Global Claim Solutions
                                 Co-owner/President of Independent Property Adjusting Firm

2014 – 2017            American Farmers & Ranchers Insurance Co
                                 Property Adjuster

2017 – 2019           YOUNG & Associates Consulting
                                Building Consultant

2019 – Present     McLarens
                               Regional General Adjuster


  • Recycling Plant Fire (USD 10 Million)
  • Energy Plant Fire (USD 9 Million)
  • Freeze Claim/Multiple Schools (5 Million)
  • Charter School: Hurricane Loss (5 Million)
  • Multiple Schools: Hail Claim (3 Million)
  • Restaurant: Tornado Loss (1.8 Million)
  • Multi-Family: Fire Loss (1.4 Million)
  • Warehouse: Hurricane Loss (1 Million)
  • Multi-Family: Water Loss (200 K)

Office Address / Contact Information

624 S. Denver
Suite 300
Tulsa, OK 74119
Local Time: 09:44 am
Local Date: 05 June, 2023

Industry Certification

NFIP Certified


Missouri Southern State University - B.S. - Administration of Criminal Justice, Licensed Adjuster - Oklahoma, Arkansas, Property Claim Training School - State Farm Insurance, Special Investigation Training School - State Farm Insurance, Claim Management School - State Farm Insurance

Additional Expertise

Building Consultant, Farm & Ranch Losses, Roofing Company - Owner/Operator, Claim Supervisor, Special Investigations Unit

Adjuster Experience

26 years 1997