Underwriting Underwriting

Mark Johnson Vice President, Regional Underwriting Counsel, Southeast Region, Senior Underwriting Counsel, Stewart Title Guaranty Company

Prior to joining Stewart Title Guaranty Company as Florida underwriting and claims counsel in 1994, Johnson spent two years as a deputy district attorney in the state of Colorado and four years in private practice, representing financial institutions in real property related matters. During his 17 years with the company he has progressed to regional underwriting counsel and senior underwriting counsel. He has extensive expertise in underwriting residential and commercial transactions with specific expertise in sovereignty lands, bankruptcy, and trust and estate issues.

Johnson received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Colorado in 1984 and a law degree from the University of North Carolina in 1987. He is a member of the Colorado Bar Association as well as the Florida Bar and the Florida Land Title Association. He has lectured on real estate for financial institutions and title companies throughout the country. He is also a frequent speaker at Title Insurance Professional Seminars throughout the southeastern states.