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National General Adjuster

Michael Ornelas

National General Adjuster


Michael joined McLarens in 2018. Previously, he was a branch manager with GAB for several years. He also served as branch manager for Norcross (at the time known as Washington Oregon Claims Service) in Portland for seven years. Michael has owned Heart to Heart Claims for 15 years as well.  He is a member of OCAA.


  • Dairy Farm: Fire (USD 5 Million)
  • Horse Ranches: liability and property damage
  • Wineries: liability and property damage
  • High School: Fire (USD 8 Million)
  • Local fire district: Fire (USD 1.5 Million)
  • School fatality: Final Judgement Sealed
  • School injury: Final Judgement Sealed
  • School District: Water damages (USD 500 K)
  • Golf Course: Wind damage (USD 150 K)
  • Heavy equipment: Fire (USD 125 K)
  • Heavy equipment: Roll over (USD 100 K)
  • Petroleum services: Diesel spill (USD 5 Million)
  • Hurricane Andrew 1992 4 month tour (USD 1.5 Million)

Office Address / Contact Information

3439 NE Sandy Blvd., #850
Portland, OR 97232
United States
Local Time: 08:04 pm
Local Date: 08 June, 2023

Industry Certification

CAT Certified, Advanced Property & Casualty Course Completion GAB- 1988


BS Portland State University- Psychology & Mathematics

Adjuster Experience

35 years 1988