Gonzalo Sandoval was born in Santiago, Chile, and came to the United States in 1976. He attended schools in Florida and Alaska before settling in Sacramento and earning a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from the California State University. In 2007, Mr. Sandoval became the Arnold Law Firms first case manager. While working full-time, he attended law school and obtained his Juris Doctor degree in 2011.
Mr. Sandoval worked in the insurance industry for more than 25 years as a claims adjuster. He was a highly regarded executive general adjuster with extensive experience in large property and casualty losses. He traveled around the country and overseas as the designated large-exposure adjuster for surplus coverage underwriters. From 1999 through 2003, Mr. Sandoval was a court-appointed independent adjuster for the Los Angeles County Superior Court, retained to conduct post-earthquake investigation and readjustment of Northridge earthquake claims in the Sherman v. Allstate Class Action Settlement.
His many years of work in the insurance industry give Mr. Sandoval a unique perspective of the plight of individuals injured through the negligence of others. He knows the system well and understands the importance of competently representing the interests of injured victims.