Shawn Smith is the firm’s Case Manager. He is a dedicated and motivated
professional with over thirty years of extensive experience in all aspects
of insurance claims handling and investigative procedures, including litigation
and resolving complex personal liability claims. He is highly versed in
liability claims for autos, homes, commercial, and property damage. He
has excellent skills in problem solving, negotiation and investigation.
Shawn joined Van Der Walde & Associates in 2013 and has been with our
firm through the transition to Caputo & Van Der Walde. Shawn conducts
initial investigations, reviews and analyzes medical records, drafts detailed
settlement demand letters, is involved in negotiation and settlement of
claims, and assists in trial preparation. He works directly with the clients
to answer any questions that they may have regarding liability, injuries,
or applicable insurance.