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Real Estate Attorney in Santa Ana, CA

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Company name

First American Financial Corporation

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Real Estate

Years of Experience

Min 8 yrs required


Santa Ana, CA

Date Last Verified

Apr 19,2018

Posted on

Jan 04,2018

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Commercial Agency Underwriter (remote) The candidate will work in partnership with regional agency leadership and commercial agency underwriting group to identify, target and grow relationships with agents engaged in large commercial transactions. Underwrite the issuance of title insurance and provide underwriting support and expertise to agents related to the issuance of real estate title insurance commitments and policies in large commercial transactions. Develop and retain a commercial agent client base through the support and maintenance of agents engaged in commercial transactions. Act in the most senior capacity for a region providing commercial underwriting service and support to the region’s agents involved in commercial transactions. Develop and maintain effective business relationships with assigned agents, internal and other external clients in order to attract, develop and retain profitable business for the region. Retain and expand agency relationships throughout region/market by assessing the agents’ potential for growth in the commercial market and serving their underwriting needs. Use underwriting standards and guidelines within delegated authority limits to underwrite the issuance of title insurance and provide guidance in the performance of real estate settlement services. Communicate proactively with and respond to agents in a timely manner. Provides multi-state commercial underwriting support. Participates in underwriting education with agents through seminars and webinars. Assignments are broad and highly complex in nature, requiring originality and ingenuity. Operates with substantial latitude for un-reviewed action or decisions. Work independently setting own short term priorities and objectives, with senior management consultation relative to the identification of target agent customers. JD degree required. Must be admitted to practice law with license in good standing. Should have 8+ years of title underwriting experience, with focus on complex commercial transactions. Must be familiar with commercial real estate law. Familiarity with review and approval of escrow and closing instruction documents a plus.

Additional info

Requisition Number: R001874LOC_92707D

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
First American Financial Corporation
1 First American Way
Santa Ana, CA 92707