WINTER PARK, Fla.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Westcor Land Title Insurance Company (Westcor), today announced Richard Bramhall, formerly Westcor’s Senior Underwriter and Director of National Services, has been named Corporate Counsel. In this capacity, he will be Westcor’s primary contact with Federal and state regulatory authorities, serve as intermediary on all legal matters requiring engagement of outside counsel, and develop uniform policies and procedures for Westcor contracts, agency agreements, and national underwriting guidance.
“Richard’s familiarity with the complexities and unique characteristics of the title insurance business as well as his understanding of the legal and regulatory environment from a national perspective fit perfectly with our needs as Westcor continues to increase its market presence as a national underwriter.”
Previously Bramhall had served as Chief Title Officer at Bank of America, where he provided title underwriting guidance for the LandSafe Services Division. A veteran of the multi-state title industry, Bramhall was the original Title Agency Counsel for Chesapeake Appraisal & Settlement Services, one of the first lender-owned Vendor Management companies. He currently serves as a member of the Board of the Real Estate Services Providers Council (RESPRO) and the Property Records Industry Association (PRIA). He is also a contributing editor for Ernst Publishing, publisher of the Real Estate Recording Guide. Bramhall is a graduate of Princeton University and Emory University School of Law.
“We are delighted with the talent and experience that Richard brings to this role,” said Mary O’Donnell, president and CEO. “Richard’s familiarity with the complexities and unique characteristics of the title insurance business as well as his understanding of the legal and regulatory environment from a national perspective fit perfectly with our needs as Westcor continues to increase its market presence as a national underwriter.”
About Westcor Land Title Insurance Company
Westcor Land Title Insurance Company is a leading national title insurance underwriter that has emerged as a source of local and national market expertise. Utilizing rigorous and multi-layered qualification processes, Westcor recruits and maintains a highly qualified nationwide title and closing agent network. Westcor’s team of high caliber title professionals has earned a reputation as industry leaders in providing value-added solutions to agents, lenders, and services.
Its National Lender Services division offers products and services that concentrate on assisting loan originators and services in achieving their goals and meeting the highest standards of regulatory compliance.