Albert J. Lagomarsino named second vice president- California Land Title Association ...

November 4, 1996, SANTA ANA, CALIFORNIA

Albert J. Lagomarsino has been named second vice president-California Land Title Association Board of Governors. Lagomarsino is a regional vice president for First American Title Insurance Company.

Lagomarsino began his career with First American Title Insurance Company as assistant vice president of the San Francisco branch upon First American's 1964 purchase of the title company for which he worked. Since 1977 he has served as regional vice president of northern California coastal counties. Highlights of Lagomarsino's history of involvement in associations include serving as a director of First American Title Company of Mendocino County Board, director of Redwood City-San Mateo County Chamber of Commerce and a director of San Mateo County Development Association.

Born in Colma, California, Lagomarsino attended the College of San Mateo and currently lives with his wife, Happy, in Menlo Park, California. They have three grown daughters and five grandchildren.

First American Title Insurance Company, principal subsidiary of The First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF), traces its history to 1889. 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 throughout the United 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. The company has its headquarters in Santa Ana, California.