First American Title names Joseph P. Munger as legal accounts manager


Joseph P. Munger has been named legal accounts manager for First American Title Insurance Company, based in Santa Ana, according to A.W. "Buz" Smith, regional vice president. Munger will be the first representative of the company to focus strictly on attorney customers in Orange County.

Munger has an extensive background in mortgage and commercial banking, dating from 1960. In addition to 12 years as president of his own two companies, he has held top management positions in other firms. He also spent a year with First American in 1988 as a major account executive.

Munger holds a bachelor of science degree in marketing and finance from Arizona State University, and also attended Stanford University's Mortgage Banking School. He is active in civic organizations, including Priority Golf Association and Orange County Mortgage Bankers. He and his wife Barbara live in Seal Beach.

First American Title Insurance Company, based in Santa Ana, Calif., celebrated its 100th anniversary in 1989. One of the largest title insurers in the nation, it offers title services through a network of more than 5,500 offices or agents in all 50 states. It also provides title services abroad in Guam, Mexico, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.


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