Stewart Names Underwriting Counsel for Carolinas

July 30, 2013

Stewart Title Guaranty Company appointed Brett Kline as underwriting counsel for Carolinas. In this position, he will handle residential and commercial underwriting services for independent issuing agencies and local Stewart offices in the Carolinas.

"I am very pleased to welcome Brett to the Stewart team," said Mark Johnson, regional underwriting counsel, southeast region. "He has a wealth of knowledge of real property law and title insurance, and will be a valuable resource for customers seeking help with underwriting issues."

An attorney in real estate services since 1999, Kline has worked for various law firms, and has served as a licensed South Carolina title insurance agent. His experience includes closings, curing title defects, foreclosure pleadings, documents and hearings.

Kline holds a bachelor's degree from College of Charleston and received his juris doctorate from University of South Carolina School of Law. He is a member of the South Carolina Bar Association and the Richland County (SC) Bar.