LandAmerica Names Bill James Southwest Agency Manager

March 25, 2003

RICHMOND, Va., /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Richmond-based LandAmerica Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: LFG) has promoted Bill James to vice president and Southwest agency manager for one of its principal underwriting subsidiaries, Lawyers Title Insurance Corporation.

James will be responsible for managing and growing LandAmerica Lawyers Title agency operations for Texas, Oklahoma, and New Mexico. With 22 years of industry experience, James most recently served as area agency manager, developing new agency business in Texas and Oklahoma for LandAmerica Lawyers Title.

Source: LandAmerica Financial Group, Inc.

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North American Title Insurance Company (NATIC) is a seasoned title insurance underwriter, helping title agents to achieve their individual business goals for more than 50 years. Today, the company conducts real estate settlement services in 39 states and the District of Columbia through a network of experienced, independent agents.