Property Claims Advocate
El Paso, TX
Eric McGinnes joined the CAC Specialty team in March of 2023 as a Property Claims Advocate. He is responsible for providing first notice of claims to appropriate carriers and providing advice and guidance on coverage to facilitate the settlement and payment of claims. In addition, Eric assists in the claim negotiation process with clients, underwriters, and/or their appointed legal representatives or loss adjusters.
Prior to joining CAC, Eric worked as an independent property adjuster handling daily and catastrophe property claims for numerous independent adjusting companies, including performing physical inspections, writing detailed repair estimates, handling claim supplements and, reinspections. Eric started his insurance career in 2003 as a commercial lines producer for John D. Williams Company, which was acquired by HUB International in 2012.
Over his 20-year career in the insurance industry, Eric has developed a broad range of expertise in risk analysis, coverage structure and placement, and claims handling. Eric holds an All-Lines Adjuster license for the state of Texas, in addition to General Agent and Risk Manager licenses. He earned his Bachelor of Science and Master of Business Administration degrees from Texas Tech University.