Stewart Title Hires New Associate Senior Underwriting Counsel

HOUSTON (Dec. 17, 2015) – Stewart Title® announced today that John Spencer has been named associate senior underwriting counsel for commercial services. Spencer will report to Senior Vice President, Senior Underwriting Counsel, Manager Don Wade and work out of Stewart’s Atlanta Commercial Services Center.  He is a member of the State Bar of Georgia.

Spencer has 30-plus years’ experience supplementing his real estate attorney knowledge with a strong focus in the commercial real estate business, as well as in closing related local and national transactions.

“John’s proven ability in achieving successful business results during his seasoned career made him an ideal person to fill this role,” said Wade. “His team approach and emphasis on fostering working partnerships will fit seamlessly into Stewart’s culture.”

Spencer earned a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science, double majoring in real estate and urban analysis, and management from Appalachian State University. He went on to earn his Juris Doctorate from the University of Tulsa, College of Law.

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