Senior Underwriting Counsel / Regional Underwriting Counsel
Before joining Stewart Title Guaranty Company in 2007, Melanie gained 15 years’ experience underwriting both residential and commercial real estate transactions for title companies and in private practice prior to being named vice president, senior underwriting counsel and regional underwriting counsel, Northeast region.
Melanie is admitted to the bar associations in California and Massachusetts. Her professional affiliations include the Real Estate Bar Association (“REBA”); REBA’s Title Insurance and National Affairs Committee; Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Boston; National Network of Commercial Real Estate Women; and the New England Land Title Association.
Melanie co-authored Chapter 12 of Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Massachusetts Mortgages, Foreclosures and Workouts, 6th Edition (2015). She has been a panelist for REBA, Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, and the Massachusetts Bar Association; and is an active industry speaker and author. She earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Irvine, and her J.D. from Boston University.