Press Release


Sams & Associates Announces Northern California Adjuster, Richard Portmann

Sacramento, California, October 21, 2014 - Sams & Associates Inc., the leader in providing quality, consistency and timeliness in independent claims handling, announces the addition of Richard Portmann as their new property adjuster. Bringing over 35 years of adjusting experience, Richard joins Sams & Associates following time spent as a claims adjuster for Farmers Insurance Group. He also spent time with Antrim Engineering & Construction. Located in Roseville, Richard will cover Northern California and surrounding areas for Sams and Associates.
As a seasoned adjuster, Richard gained a vast knowledge in handling claims working directly with Farmers Insurance Group.  In addition, Richard is proficient in Xactimate and has demonstrated his ability to provide great customer service with attention to detail. With such hands on experience, Richard will be an asset to the team.
“Richard has the professionalism necessary to handle our claims and the personal touch our clients have come to know as Sams & Associates.  We are excited to have Richard on board and looking forward to what he will continue to bring to the table as time goes on.” president, Don Sams, stated.
Richard, can be reached by phone at (913) 708-3993.  He can also be reach via email at  

About Sams & Associates:
Sams & Associates is a leading independent insurance adjusting firm serving California, Nevada, Arizona, Colorado, Oregon, Washington and Idaho. With claims adjusters throughout the Western United States, Sams & Associates investigates, inspects and adjusts all types of commercial and residential property and liability claims. Sams & Associates has the required licensing and experienced staff for SIU insurance investigations and administration. For more information contact 800-566-7267 or on the web at


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