AmTrust Appoints Pennsylvania State Underwriting Counsel

June 7, 2018

AmTrust Title Insurance Company announced that Gerard Simon Jr. has joined the company as vice president and Pennsylvania state underwriting counsel.

Simon, who has more than two decades of experience as legal counsel to title insurance, settlement companies and corporations, will be focused on helping AmTrust Title expand its agency network throughout the state and to serve as underwriting counsel to the network. 

“We are very excited to welcome Gerry as Counsel for Pennsylvania, a crucial region for us,” said Jason Gordon, president of AmTrust Title.  “He has many years of experience and brings a wealth of knowledge about regulatory affairs, compliance, title underwriting and more to our team.”

Prior to joining AmTrust Title, Simon was senior vice president/general counsel for Pittsburgh-based iMortgage Services and SingleSource Property Solutions where he oversaw corporate, regulatory and operational matters for both companies. Before that, he held in-house counsel positions for a wide variety of Pittsburgh-based enterprises, including Ticor Title Insurance Company and United General Title Insurance Company. 

In a completely different vein, Simon began his career in 1984 serving as a Physician Assistant at Allegheny General Hospital in the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery.

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