Commercial Underwriting Counsel
Doug has amassed wide regional experience by working in a variety of settings throughout his career. In addition to being well versed in the title insurance industry, Doug has experience working on complex energy projects, including wind farms, refineries, gas plants and pipelines. This broad knowledgebase makes Doug uniquely qualified to deliver insightful solutions to clients.
Prior to working in the title insurance industry, Doug began his career as corporate counsel for a large retailer and a developer. In transitioning into title insurance, he’s held positions as a commercial title examiner, an underwriter and as a production manager. Adding to the breadth of his expertise, Doug is a licensed attorney in Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin as well as being very knowledgeable on title and real estate matters in Iowa and South Dakota.
Doug joined Commercial Partners Title in 2012, assuming responsibility for underwriting, examination and assisting lenders with mortgage priority issues. Patterning the comprehensive approach he’s taken with his career, Doug enjoys spending hours of his free time cross-country skiing or mountain biking. This all-inclusive perspective highlights the way Doug approaches both work and play, which ultimately benefits our clients.