TITLE INSURANCE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-068992
This expert began his career in underwriting in the 1960's, managing a regional general agency with broad underwriting authority specializing in property real and personal coverage, running the gamut from simple auto and homeowners’ policies to complex property, inland marine, manufacturer’s output and ocean marine policies. When he sold his agency in 1988, he had 60 employees and annual revenues in excess of $10,000,000. His career also includes a wealth of claims ...
Expert Witness: E-078461
This experienced consumer advocate is currently an actuarial consultant, who for the past two years has been engaged as a plaintiff's expert witness in two title insurance cases in federal court involving fee shifting of closing costs on VA guaranteed loans into title insurance premiums, search and examination fees by two of the largest mortgage originators in the United States. He is also currently engaged in two cases representing consumers alleging failure to pay ...
Expert Witness: E-016683
This title insurance expert spent nearly a decade as a title searcher, title examiner, and title officer before pursuing a 20 year career as an underwriting counsel. He has a keen understanding of how title insurers evaluate risk and interpret their policies. He has represented numerous clients in title insurance claims. A former vice chair of the Title Insurance and Surveys Committee of the American Bar Association, he earned his JD at the Thomas Jefferson School of Law ...
Expert Witness: E-026490
This expert's career in the aviation industry spans 37 years and has included work in turbine power plant, aircraft overhaul and component repair and overhaul. He has performed risk assessment for the insurance industry and both corporate and business aircraft owners have utilized his talents. He has received many awards from the Federal Aviation Administration while maintaining a staff position with the Transportation Safety Institute. He is a graduate of Embry Riddle ...

TITLE INSURANCE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Insurance Company Accused Of Overcharging Customers by Millions TITLE INSURANCE Expert Case

…  case involves a class action suit against a title insurance company. It was alleged that the insurance company failed to follow …  lenders would have denied an alternative version of the title insurance. A mortgage industry expert was sought to review the available …

Mortgage Company Fails to Comply with Property Preservation Standards TITLE INSURANCE Expert Case

This case involves a Utah based mortgage company which did not act in accordance with property preservation. The plaintiff had a mortgage through the defendant. The plaintiff eventually fell behind on his mortgage and the defendant filed for foreclosure.  …

Missing Promissory Note Renders Residential Mortgage Unenforceable TITLE INSURANCE Expert Case

This case involves a woman who executed a mortgage with a valuation of $10,108,000 to finance her purchase of property. The woman also executed a second mortgage for $1,501,433 in favor of one of the sellers. An extended series of re-financing transactions …