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Stewart Expands Maryland Operations with New Commercial Underwriter


Stewart Title Guaranty Company today announced that Pamela Raymond,
formerly of Miles and Stockbridge P.C., has joined the Commercial
Services Division in the Baltimore office as a Commercial Underwriter.

"We are pleased to welcome Pamela to our Baltimore Commercial Services
team," said Gary Cortellessa, Senior Vice President and Regional
Commercial Services Manager. "Pamela is a seasoned underwriter who is
known throughout the area as responsive, knowledgeable, and successful,
and we look to her to enable Stewart to maintain and grow our services
in the marketplace."

Ms. Raymond has worked in the Baltimore community for more than 30
years, serving as Vice President in Commercial Loan Administration at
the former Maryland National Bank, managing the acquisition, sale, and
leasing for the Mid-Atlantic real estate portfolio for BP, and more
recently, working in the Commercial Real Estate Practice Group at Miles
and Stockbridge.

"Pamela brings a wealth of underwriting and closing experience to
Stewart," said Simon Smith, Jr., Vice President – Commercial Services
Operations Manager, Stewart Title Guaranty Company. "Her knowledge and
understanding of the Baltimore real estate market, as well as her
comprehensive understanding of the nuances and intricacies to reviewing
titles, makes her a great fit for our Maryland team."

Her background includes experience with commercial real estate
development, institutional finance in the middle and large markets,
office, retail and warehouse leasing, commercial real estate brokerage,
environmental liability, and title insurance production.

Pamela served for many years on the Board of Directors for the Baltimore
Chapter of Commercial Real Estate women, including as the chapter's
President in 2008.

Ms. Raymond will be working out of the Baltimore, Maryland office
located at 401 E. Pratt Street and can be reached at

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