New Addition: Al Frazier

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Old Republic Title is pleased to announce that, effective December 16, 2016, Al Frazier joined Old Republic Title as Underwriting Counsel. He is based out of the Nashville, TN, office and reports to Valerie Perry, Vice President of Old Republic National Title Insurance Company and Tennessee State Manager. In this role, Al answers underwriting questions for title agents across the state of Tennessee.

Al has more than 10 years of experience in the title industry. Prior to joining Old Republic Title, he was a principal with an attorneys' title office in Dickson, TN, where he built successful relationships with REALTORSĀ®, mortgage bankers, builders, developers and many others in the community who are involved in the real estate transfer process.

He is a member of the Nashville Bar Association, American Bar Association, ABA General/Solo Section Member and has served on the Editorial Committee of the Nashville Bar Journal. In addition, Al is a frequent speaker and continuing legal education instructor on real estate legal issues, especially in the areas of title insurance and probate.

Al earned a bachelor's degree in English from the University of Tennessee in Martin, TN. He also is a graduate of Nashville School of Law, where he earned his juris doctor degree.

We are excited that Al has joined our team and will be bringing his industry knowledge and experience to benefit Old Republic Title. We welcome him to the Company.

Headquartered in Tampa, FL, the Old Republic Title Insurance Group, Inc. (ORTIG) is comprised of a multitude of title and related services companies. Its underwriters are Old Republic National Title Insurance Company, formed in 1907, and American Guaranty Title Insurance Company, dating back to 1896. Since 1992, no other title insurer has had higher overall financial-strength ratings than the ORTIG. The ORTIG (known widely as Old Republic Title) offers a full complement of title insurance underwriting and related services such as: Internal Revenue Code (IRC) Section 1031 exchanges, notary services, commercial real estate due diligence, UCC insurance, bankruptcy reporting, national timeshare and relocation services, document recording, real estate appraisal, commercial real estate transaction coordination, mortgage servicer solutions, default management, flood reporting, and centralized national order placement services. It is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Old Republic International Corporation (NYSE: ORI), one of the nation's 50 largest publicly held insurance organizations.