Underwriting Underwriting

Rich Blumenthal Senior Vice President, Senior Underwriting Counsel, Stewart Title Guaranty Company; Manager, Stewart National Title Services

  • (415) 403-9080 ex. 14 office
    (800) 366-7839 toll free
  • 100 Pine Street, Suite 450
    San Francisco, CA 94111

With over 30 years of experience in the industry, Blumenthal evaluates underwriting practices and title procedures throughout the nation for the company. He has extensive experience with major commercial and multi-site real estate projects, enabling him to effectively coordinate and develop creative solutions to the issuance of appropriate title coverage for complex commercial transactions. He is a recognized expert in tax-exempt bond financing transactions involving governmental entities, multi-site financings and power plant/energy-related transactions, including renewable energy, geothermal leaseholds, oil and gas leaseholds, office building and shopping center financing, as well as synthetic leaseholds.

Blumenthal has a J.D. from the Memphis State University School of Law and was admitted to the state bar in Tennessee and California in 1978. He has presented numerous seminars on title and escrow related topics for the legal Community and the continuing education section of the state bar association.