LandAmerica Names Christopher D. Palmer Vice President

November 14, 2005

RICHMOND, Va.,/PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LandAmerica Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: LFG), a provider of real estate transaction services, announces that Christopher D. Palmer has been named a Vice President of the LandAmerica family of companies. Palmer currently serves as Branch Manager of the Sandusky, Ohio, office of its Lawyers Title Insurance Corporation subsidiary. He has 20 years of experience in the industry and has been with LandAmerica Lawyers Title since 1997.

"We are fortunate to have Chris leading our team in Sandusky and greater Erie County," said Michael A. Pollack, Vice President - Ohio State Manager for LandAmerica. "His dedication to superior service continues to benefit our growing customer base in this strategically-important market."

Palmer is a member of several professional and community organizations. He is a past winner of the Erie County Board of Realtors® Affiliate of the Year Award and the Lorain County Board of Realtors® Affiliate of the Year Award. He was also honored with the LandAmerica Achievers Circle Award in 2003.

Source: LandAmerica Financial Group, Inc.