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In preparation for this practical, nuts and bolts instruction, veteran title practitioners across the nation were asked what they consider the top defects they've had to resolve over the last few years. The responses were compiled and now experienced faculty is ready to take you through the list of problems most often encountered and increasingly litigated. They'll provide you with best practices for curing each one, complete with real-life scenarios and examples. Collect years of experience in resolving defects in one briefing. Order today!
6. Break in Chain of Title
5. Mortgage-Related Defects
4. Easements/Encroachments/Setback Issues
3. Legal Description Errors
2. Foreclosure Issues
1. Estate Issues
#6 - Break in Chain of Title
9:00 - 10:00, Katie Jo Johnson
#5 - Mortgage-Related Defects
10:15 - 11:15, John M. Thomas
#4 - Easements/Encroachments/Setback Issues
11:15 - 12:15, Alan K. Brickley
#3 - Legal Description Errors
1:15 - 2:15, Katie Jo Johnson
#2 - Foreclosure Issues
2:30 - 3:30, Alan K. Brickley
#1 - Estate Issues
3:30 - 4:30, John M. Thomas
This program may qualify for up to 6.0 hours of Washington continuing legal education (Self Study) A/V credit, which includes 6.0 hours of Law and Legal Procedure and 0.0 hour of ethics.
ALAN K. BRICKLEY is retired counsel, First American Title Insurance Company. Mr. Brickley has been involved in the title insurance and real estate legal industry for more than 55 years beginning as a poster/locater in Oregon City. He is active in industry matters, particularly as a member of various legislative committees. He attended Portland State University; earned his J.D. degree from Northwestern College of Law, Lewis and Clark College; and his M.B.A. degree from the University of Oregon. Mr. Brickley is currently an adjunct professor at Portland State University and has also taught at Clackamas Community College, Marylhurst University, Northwestern College of Law at Lewis and Clark College, Willamette University and various presentations to groups, such as the Real Estate and Land Use Section of the Oregon State Bar, where he was chosen Outstanding Member 2015. In addition to his career in the title industry, he has been involved in civic affairs as the mayor of West Linn and a member of City Club of Portland.
KATIE JO JOHNSON is a partner with the Portland law firm of McEwen Gisvold LLP. Ms. Johnson's practice focuses on real estate, business and construction litigation, as well as legal malpractice defense. Prior to entering private practice, Ms. Johnson served as a judicial clerk to the Honorable Jerome LaBarre in the Multnomah County Circuit Court. She is a member of the Oregon and Washington State bars, and serves as an elected member of the Oregon State Bar's House of Delegates. Ms. Johnson earned her bachelor's degree, cum laude, from Seattle University; and her J.D. degree, cum laude, from Lewis & Clark Law School.
JOHN M. THOMAS is the managing attorney of the Oregon office of McCarthy & Holthus, LLP. He has spent most of his professional career working in the mortgage banking industry, including serving as in-house counsel at a national loan servicer. Mr. Thomas received both his M.B.A. and his J.D. degree from Willamette University. He is licensed in all state and appellate courts in Oregon and Washington.