First American Title names James Marlin assistant vice president- state counsel in Wisconsin


James M. Marlin has been named assistant vice president-state counsel in Wisconsin for First American Title Insurance Company. He will be headquartered in the Milwaukee office.

Marlin has 14 years of experience in the title insurance industry. For the past three years, he served as agency counsel for another national title insurer. Marlin began his career as a title examiner in 1978 and has also held the positions of commercial sales representative, sales manager, national business manager and branch manager.

Marlin received his bachelor's degree in english/political science as well as his juris doctor from Marquette University. He is a member of the American, Wisconsin, Milwaukee and Waukesha Bar Associations.

Marlin has been a member of the Wisconsin Mortgage Bankers Association since 1981. He is also a member of the Wisconsin Land Title Association. From 1986 until 1988, Marlin instructed real estate classes at Milwaukee Area Technical College.

Marlin and his wife, Pam, live in Pewaukee, Wisconsin, with their two children.

First American Title Insurance Company, principal subsidiary of The First American Financial Corporation, 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 300 offices and 4,000 agents in all 50 states. It also provides title services abroad in the Bahama Islands, Bermuda, Canada, Guam, Mexico, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom. National headquarters are located in Santa Ana, California.


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