TORONTO, June 4 /CNW/ - LAWPRO has announced that Raymond G. Leclair has
assumed the role of Vice President, TitlePLUS effective June 2, 2008.
Leclair takes over the position vacated by Kathleen Waters who was
appointed LAWPRO President and CEO in March.
"Ray's history with the TitlePLUS program goes back to 1997 when he was
one of our first beta-testers for our TitlePLUS software," said Waters. "Since
then he's been a strong supporter of the program and what we're working to
achieve. We know he will bring that same commitment and dedication to his new
Formerly General Counsel for the Kanata Research Park Corporation in
Ottawa, Ray Leclair has practised in both major national law firms and as a
sole practitioner, and was a part-time professor at the University of Ottawa
Law School and Cité Collégiale instructing the French language portion of the
real estate law course. He has also served for nearly 15 years as the Ottawa
senior instructor for the French and English Real Estate Sections of the Bar
Called to the bar in 1984, Leclair is Past-Chair of the Real Estate
Section of the Ontario Bar Association and is currently Vice-Chair of the
National Real Property Section of the Canadian Bar Association. He is Co-Chair
of the Working Group on Lawyers & Real Estate and is President of both the
Ontario Real Estate Lawyers Association (ORELA) and the Advisory Committee for
the Cité Collégiale Legal Assistants Program.
About TitlePLUS title insurance
TitlePLUS title insurance was developed by Lawyers' Professional
Indemnity Company (LAWPRO(R)), a wholly Canadian-owned insurance company
providing title insurance and professional liability insurance in the Canadian
marketplace. TitlePLUS insurance is the only all-Canadian and the only
Bar-related(R) title insurance product available in Canada today. It is used
by more than 4,200 lawyers across Canada to better protect their home
buyer/owner and lender clients. In 2007, the TitlePLUS program celebrated its
(R) LAWPRO, TitlePLUS, Assurance LAWPRO and LawPRO logo are registered
trademarks of Lawyers' Professional Indemnity Company.
(R) Bar-related is a registered trademark of North American Bar Related
Title Insurers used by LAWPRO under Licence.
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