Madison Title Names Director of Texas Operations

March 13, 2012

Madison Title Agency, a full-service, nationwide title agency affiliated with Madison Commercial Real Estate Services (MCRES), named Ronald D. Addison, Esq. as its director of Texas operations and state counsel. Based in Madison ’s regional offices in Dallas, the veteran real estate attorney will be responsible for managing the agency’s southwest client portfolio. As part of Madison 's growth strategy, he will be developing and expanding services for commercial and residential property acquisitions, development and management. “Bringing onboard an attorney with Ron Addison’s strengths reflects our continued growth in the real estate market in Texas and throughout the region,” said Joseph Rosenbaum, president of Lakewood, N.J.-based MCRES. “His thorough understanding of this competitive market will greatly benefit Madison, our affiliates and our clients.”

Addison has experience in property acquisition, land development and ad valorem taxes, along with broad knowledge of contract preparation and negotiation, conveyances and lender documentation. In 2006, he founded a private law practice located in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, concentrating in real property (commercial and residential), business organizations, and wills and probate. He consulted with clients regarding business formation and operations, property sales, finances and development, and mediation, with responsibility as co-counsel for several large cases that were resolved and settled without the necessity of litigation. From 1997 to 2006, Addison was vice president and associate counsel at Stewart Title North Texas, Inc., where he provided legal expertise and interpreted case law, legislation, and Department of Insurance rules, regulations and bulletins. With a bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Arlington, he holds a Juris Doctor from Texas Tech University School of Law. He is licensed to practice law in Texas and the U.S. District Court, North District of Texas. Madison recently relocated its Texas operations from Plano to Dallas. Handling transactions throughout the United States, Madison Title processes over 10,000 transactions a year in all 50 states and facilitates commercial deals in the billions of dollars. The company also provides customized REO solutions for individuals and institutions acquiring distressed assets in volume.

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