In-House Counsel

mario1MARIO LAN joined Horizon Land Services of NY in 2002.  He was formerly Counsel at First American Title Insurance Company’s New York City branch office.

As an expert at the underwriting and agency levels, Mario brings both a broad perspective and comprehensive approach to his position as In-House Counsel at Horizon.  He has authored and presented educational materials on topics including Condominium Law and the applicability of the Hill-Burton Act on real estate transactions involving medical facilities. His “Introduction to Title Insurance” presentation has been offered at several law firms throughout the Metropolitan area.

Mario received a Bachelor’s degree from Hunter College and both his Masters and Juris Doctorate degree from New York University.  He is also fluent in Spanish.

“I joined Horizon because I felt that, as agents, we are better able to service our clients.  As a team, we have a thorough knowledge of title insurance and, in an industry where ‘time is of the essence,’ this can really make the difference when it comes to getting a deal done.”

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