Underwriting Underwriting

Marsha Laner Senior Vice President, Regional Underwriting Counsel, Midwest Region, Senior Underwriting Counsel, Stewart Title Guaranty Company

Laner has more than 35 years’ experience as an attorney, coming to Stewart in 2000 from Chicago Title Insurance Company after having worked for a variety of title companies. She was a law clerk at the Missouri State Court of Appeals and was in private practice in Kansas City, focusing on commercial real estate and bankruptcy.

In addition to the Missouri Bar, she is a member of the Metropolitan Bar Association of Kansas City; the Missouri Land Title Association (MLTA); and a member of the Property Law Committee of both the Kansas Land Title Association and the Nebraska Land Title Association. She is a past president of Kansas City Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) and served as a delegate to the National CREW Network. She served two, two-year terms as a director of the MLTA. She is Martindale Peer Review rated AV® Preeminent 5 out of 5 and has been listed as a Super Lawyer, Kansas and Missouri, in real estate and corporate. She is a frequent lecturer at title and bar association continuing education seminars.

Laner received a B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from Furman University and a J.D. from the University of Missouri – Kansas City.