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Legal Description Errors, Chain of Title Issues, Boundary Problems and More
Many mistakes can occur when examining title, preparing documents or closing a real estate transaction. Knowing how title issues occur, how to avoid them and how to resolve them is key to any successful real estate practice. How does your knowledge and skills stack up? Our seasoned faculty will delve into common title defects and provide practice pointers for preventing or fixing them. Safeguard clients (and yourself) from problems - register today!
This is a rebroadcast of the original webcast delivered by Sarah Hedtke, Brad L.F. Hoeschen and Pam Kahn-Stein on February 25, 2019. Faculty will be available to answer your questions after the program.
This program on preventing and curing title defects is geared toward attorneys. Title insurance agents, title and abstract professionals, real estate professionals and paralegals may also benefit from attending.
10:00 am to 5:00 pm Eastern Standard Time
including - Ethics: 1.20
This program may qualify for up to 7.20 hours of self-study credit, which includes 1.20 hour of self-study ethics credit, under the West Virginia Rules for Mandatory Continuing Legal Education. No more than 12.0 hours of self-study CLE credit may be earned during a reporting period.
SARAH HEDTKE is general counsel for Midwest Title Group LLC. Ms. Hedtke joined Midwest Title Group in May of 2015. She assists Midwest Title Group management and staff on various legal matters. She also provides underwriting counsel, oversees Midwest Title Group’s 1031 exchanges, and prepares educational materials for staff on real estate and title insurance topics. Prior to joining Midwest Title Group, Ms. Hedtke worked in a general practice law firm. She focused her practice on real estate, estate planning, probate, business, family, and landlord/tenant law. Ms. Hedtke earned her J.D. degree from the University of Wisconsin Law School and frequently returns as a guest faculty member for the lawyering skills course. She is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin, the Price-Taylor Bar Association, and the Wisconsin Land Title Association.
BRAD L.F. HOESCHEN is the North Central Division agency manager and underwriting counsel for Old Republic National Title Insurance Company. In his capacity as vice president, he managers Old Republic’s agency network in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin. Mr. Hoeschen works to strengthen Old Republic’s agency network in the North Central Division and provides underwriting support to agents in all four states. He is a member of the Wisconsin Land Title Association's Board of Directors. Mr. Hoeschen was also the lead drafter of Wisconsin’s Remote Online Notary legislation, which is currently pending in the Wisconsin Legislature. Prior to his current position, he was Old Republic Title’s Wisconsin state manager and underwriting counsel. He served in that capacity from June of 2016 through April of 2019. Before joining Old Republic, he worked in private practice in litigation, defending title insurance companies and agents. He also worked in transactional practice, assisting individuals and corporations in acquiring real property. Mr. Hoeschen currently serves on the Milwaukee Administrative Review Appeals Board, hearing appeals of various violations of municipal ordinances. He was appointed to the position by the mayor of Milwaukee. Mr. Hoeschen is a graduate of Marquette University Law School and Loyola University-New Orleans. He has served as adjunct faculty at Marquette University Law School.
PAM KAHN-STEIN is with Marian Center International, LLC, and has more than 25 years in the title insurance industry. Ms. Kahn-Stein has worked both for an underwriter as assistant state counsel, manager, and trainer, as well as working for agencies as general counsel, manager, examiner, closer, and trainer. Ms. Kahn-Stein is active in the Wisconsin Land Title Association. She has been on the WLTA Board of Directors and is a past president of the association. She still serves the association by sitting on several WLTA committees. Also, she developed and wrote the curriculum, as well as being the instructor for the WLTA pre-licensing seminar, and is co-instructor for the WLTA Residential Closing class. Ms. Kahn-Stein was appointed to serve on the Wisconsin Land Title Professional Council. She has held several board positions with civic groups and has received commendation for her service to Girl Scouts Wisconsin Southeast. She received her B.A. degree from UW-Madison and her J.D. degree from Western Michigan University, Cooley School of Law. She is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin.
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