Underwriting Underwriting

Steven Tierney Vice President, Senior Underwriting Counsel

Tierney began his title career over 34 years ago with Chicago Title Insurance Company, where he worked until 2003 handling underwriting and claims for both the company’s direct operations and its agency network. He joined Stewart in 2004 as regional counsel for the Mid-American states, being responsible for underwriting and claims for Stewart’s network of title insurance agents in the upper Midwest. Recognized as an authority in the local and national arena, he is adept at finding solutions for complex real estate transactions.

Tierney graduated from the University of Minnesota College of Education and its law school. He is a certified real property specialist and member of the Hennepin County and Minnesota State Bar Associations as well as the American Bar Association. He has served as president of the Minnesota Land Title Association and is a frequent lecturer at various continuing legal and real estate education courses.