Pennsylvania Underwriting Counsel
Dwight Edwards, Esq., CLTP
Vice President and Pennsylvania State Manager
Dwight is Vice President and
Pennsylvania State Manager, providing underwriting and claims
advice in Pennsylvania and Delaware since 1989. A member of the
Pennsylvania Bar Association, Dwight is a past President of the
Pennsylvania Land Title Association (PL TA), has served on and
chaired a number of its committees, and was the recipient of the
PL TA's Distinguished Service Award in 2009. He currently serves
as the Chairman of the Board of Trustees for the Pennsylvania
Land Title Institute. Dwight received his BA from LaSalle
College and his JD from the University of Pennsylvania School of
Steve Gratman, Esq., CLTP, CRA, CTE, RMU
Assistant Vice President and
Steven joined ORNTIC in 2004. He received his Juris Doctoris
in 1993 from The Thomas M. Cooley Law School and is admitted to
the Pennsylvania Bar. Steven is a licensed Title Producer in New
Jersey and a Title Agent in Pennsylvania. He is a member of
the Philadelphia Bar Associations. He has served on
the Legislative & Judicial, Public Records, Title Issues
Committees of the Pennsylvania Land Title Association. He is the
PLTA Southeastern Chapter Chair and Vice President of the
Association of Title Examiners. He is also an approved
instructor with the Pennsylvania Insurance Department. His past
experience includes working on commercial real estate
transactions and matters involving Predatory Lending, Housing
Discrimination, and Civil Rights.
Swick, Esq., CLTP
Assistant Vice President,
Associate Counsel and Western Pennsylvania Agency Manager
Sue has over 30 years of diversified real estate
experience in complex commercial transactions and underwriting.
She is licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania, Indiana, and
Maine, and has been admitted to the United States Supreme Court.
Sue earned her BA and JD degrees from the University of
Bill brings with him almost 45 years title
industry experience including 26 years as General Counsel for a
Pennsylvania domestic underwriter and five as Claims Counsel for
a large national underwriter.
Bill attended Rutgers University for his Bachelors of
Science in Management and Bachelors of Arts in Political
Science. He then went on to receive his Juris Doctorate from
Delaware Law School and was admitted to both the Pennsylvania
and New Jersey Bars.
is also past
president of the Pennsylvania Land Title Association (PLTA) and
also the past Chairman of the Pennsylvania Land Title Institute
He currently serves as the Convention Committee Chairperson for the
Paula Mack, Esq.
After receiving both her BA and
JD degrees from the University of Pittsburgh, Paula was admitted
to the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and the US Court for the
Western District of Pennsylvania. With nearly 30 years of real
estate and title insurance experience, Paula's expertise ties in everything from
title searching, to residential and commercial underwriting
support, to claims resolution and training services.