Stewart Title Guaranty Company® Names Jonathan Sayas as Wisconsin State Counsel

HOUSTON (December 8, 2014) – Stewart Title Guaranty Company announced today the appointment of Jonathan Sayas as Wisconsin State Counsel. Sayas will provide underwriting guidance to Stewart’s independent title agencies and affiliated offices in Wisconsin. Additionally he will monitor legislation, participate in the Wisconsin Land Title Association, provide webinars and training to Stewart agencies and offices, as well as issue pertinent bulletins on topics specific to the state.

For the past nine years, Sayas partnered a Wisconsin-based private law practice and served as general practitioner specializing in real estate, litigation and estate planning. He also worked as president and owner of a title company servicing both residential and commercial real estate. Sayas is active in a number of professional organizations including the Wisconsin Realtors® Association and holds licenses with the State Bar of Wisconsin, Resident Title Insurance (Wis.) and The United States District Court (Wis. eastern district).

“I’m thrilled to welcome Jon to the team,” said Marsha Laner, regional underwriting counsel for Stewart Title Guaranty Company. “His unparalleled legal expertise and profound knowledge of the intricacies in the real estate industry will greatly benefit our local customers and agents.”

Sayas can be contacted at (414) 203-1070 or

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