Stewart Title Guaranty names Carraux as vice president for legal automation and process management

HOUSTON (Nov. 8, 2007) – Denise Carraux has been named the vice president of legal automation and process management for Stewart Title Guaranty Co. (STGC)

Carraux has been with STGC since 1986, having managed claims recovery and then becoming the research paralegal and librarian for Stewart Legal Services, a division within STGC.

In this new position, she will manage the automation systems handled by Stewart Legal Services, including supervision of the LegalFiles project, the CounselLink project, policy loss systems and accounting system integration.

“Denise has designed and implemented innovative solutions for Stewart Legal Services,” said E. Ashley Smith, STGC general counsel. “Everyone in Stewart Legal will benefit from Denise’s leadership and her professional approach to problem solving. I am very proud of the work she is doing.”

Carraux also will supervise associates within the claims administration group, develop training programs for Stewart associates on various Stewart Legal Services’ systems and procedures, and continue administration of all Stewart trademarks.

Carraux also handles Stewart’s mentor program with Grady Middle School, which is in the Houston Independent School District. The Stewart-Grady program has been active for 13 years.

She has a BBA in management from the University of Houston, summa cum laude.

Stewart Title Guaranty Co. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Stewart Information Services Corp. (NYSE-STC), a customer-driven, technology-enabled, strategically competitive, real estate information, title insurance and transaction management company. Stewart provides title insurance and related information services required for settlement by the real estate and mortgage industries through more than 9,500 policy-issuing offices and agencies in the United States and international markets. Stewart also provides post-closing lender services, automated county clerk land records, property ownership mapping, geographic information systems, property information reports, flood certificates, document preparation, background checks and expertise in tax-deferred exchanges. More information can be found at