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Allisha Clark

Commercial Department Managing Attorney at Linear Title & Closing

Brockton, MA

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Work Experience

Commercial Department Managing Attorney

Linear Title & Closing
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Middletown, RI
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June 2011 to Present

• Reviewing Contracts and Business Agreements 
• Managing client relationships 
• Managing Department Profit and Loss 
• Handling staffing and training for current and new staff 
• Creating detailed reports tailored to client needs 
• Managing commercial closing from order entry to closing 
• Creating a detailed internal process of reviewing and clearing files 
• Handling and Curing Title Escalations 
• Searching for missing documents on land records 
• Draft Agreements 
• Keeping fast paced file turn around

Curative Refinance Department Manager

Linear Title & Closing
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Middletown, RI
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October 2010 to June 2011

Curative REO Department Manager 
• Reviewing foreclosure documents and making risk decisions 
• Searching for missing documents on land records 
• Handling staffing and training for current and new staff 
• Creating a detailed internal process of reviewing and clearing files 
• Handling and Curing File Escalations 
• Draft Agreements 
• Reviewing and clearing files 
• Keeping fast paced file turn around

Curative Escalations Manager

Linear Title & Closing
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Middletown, RI
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April 2010 to October 2010

• Assign Curative Tasks 
• Handling and Curing File Escalations 
• Draft Agreements 
• Reviewing and clearing files 
• Keeping fast paced file turn around

Title Attorney

Linear Title & Closing
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Middletown, RI
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January 2010 to April 2010

• Addressing and researching claims 
• Drafting affidavits 
• Drafting deeds 
• Drafting and editing title commitments and policies 
• Drafting hold harmless agreements 
• Reviewing and approving surveys 
• Reviewing and approving trusts 
• Drafting trust certifications and trust opinion letters for investors 
• Training new employees on how to clear judgments, order mortgages and home equity line of credit payoffs, order releases for liens on the property, 
• Reviewing divorce and separation agreements 
• Applying orders in the divorce to the title policy and closing process 
• Researching state specific property law and title compliance 
• Producing title packages for commercial leases 
o Confirming chain of title on the leased property 
o Verifying the taxes 
o Verifying the parcel's legal description 
o Drafting the title commitment 
o Drafting the title policy

Curative Specialist

Linear Title & Closing
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Middletown, RI
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October 2009 to January 2010

• Conducted judgment searches on borrowers 
• Cleared judgments on title 
• Trained new employees on conducting and clearing judgment searches 
• Ordered payoffs and releases for mortgages and home equity lines of credit 
• Researched the foreclosure process in all fifty states 
• Researched and cleared judgments on title

Roger Williams University School of Law Mediation Clinic
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Bristol, RI
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January 2009 to May 2009

• Used facilitative mediation to resolve issues between opposing parties 
• Conducted over twenty mediations resulting in an 83% settlement rate 
• Conducted mediations in both Family and District Court 
• Wrote stipulations for the court to be entered into the case file 
• Presented the agreements to the court for entry in the court record

Dean of Students Assistant

Roger Williams University School of Law
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Bristol, RI
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June 2008 to May 2009

• Organized orientation programs, greeted incoming students, and performed related administrative work 
• Ran several academic programs dealing with legal writing and test taking. Also developed and ran a program introducing incoming students to "the life of the law student." 
• Wrote new policies, which are now in place at the University, regarding the Honor Board Code, and test-taking procedure for both students and proctors. 
• Wrote proposals for changes to school policies 
• Researched state policies on Bar Administration Procedures 
• Wrote proposals for changes to Bar Administration Procedures in Rhode Island

Teller

Webster Bank
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Easton, MA
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2005 to 2008

• Provided banking services 
• Customer service 
• Account Maintenance 
• Teller training 
• Administrative work

Education

Juris Doctor

Roger Williams University School of Law -
Bristol, RI

May 2009

Additional Information

COMMUNITY SERVICE: 
• Roger Williams University Undergraduate Mock Trial Advisor and Judge (February 2009) 
• Organized 5k race to raise money for children in Djibouti, Africa (November 2008) 
 
REFERENCES  
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