Welcome to the official site of the Missouri Land Title Association. We hope you find our site both helpful and informative.

The members of MLTA are continually working to develop a professional association that benefits its members and assists their customers in achieving the process of conveying their real estate interests.

Through education and legislation, MLTA strives to assist its members in making the transferring of real estate interest as efficient and economic as possible while adhering to the highest professional standards of our industry. Your suggestions and comments are welcome.

Buzz Shepard

Missouri Land Title Association
P. O. Box 620
Bonne Terre, MO 63628

Executive Director
Pam Hart
Phone 573-760-3264
Fax 573-358-3259




Upcoming Events 

2015 Lobby Day & Legislative Reception
January 27-28, 2015
St. Louis Realtors, Mortgage Bankers Association of St. Louis & Missouri Land Title Association
Thursday, February 5, 2015
Zones 7 & 8 Seminar-Offering 4 CE Credits
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
MLTA Webinar - "Missouri Judgments"
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Monday, March 2, 2015
Zone 3 Meeting-Mark Your Calendar!
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Zone 2 Seminar-Offering 4 CE Credits MARK YOUR CALENDAR!
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Zone 1 Meeting-Mark Your Calendar!
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
MLTA 2015 Mid-Year Conference
June 11-13, 2015
September 24-26, 2015

Press Release


ALTA Appoints David Townsend to Title Insurance Underwriters Section Executive Committee

 Washington, D.C., November 13, 2014 — The American Land Title Association (ALTA), the national trade association of the land title insurance industry, is pleased to announce that David Townsend NTP, president and CEO of Agents National Title Insurance Co., was appointed to a three-year term on its Title Insurance Underwriters Section Executive Committee.

"David brings a unique and valued perspective to the Underwriters Section,” said Michelle Korsmo, ALTA’s chief executive officer. "His experience, knowledge and dedication will be essential as the association addresses issues impacting the title industry and strives to better serve consumers and lenders.”

Townsend is active on many ALTA committees, including Government Affairs, Membership, Reinsurance, State Legislative/Regulatory Action and Title Industry Political Action. In addition, he serves on the National Title Professional Program Council, is a member of the Best Practices Task Force and is a TIPAC state trustee. In 2013, he received ALTA’s National Title Professional designation, which recognizes land title professionals who demonstrate the knowledge, experience and dedication essential to the safe and efficient transfer of real property.

"It is an honor to serve on the Underwriter Section and support an industry that serves the needs and interests of homeowners and lenders,” Townsend said. "I look forward to working closely with the committee as we pursue the many challenges in front of us.”

Townsend is a member of the American Bar Association, the Missouri Bar Association, and the Missouri Department of Insurance Title Insurance Advisory Committee, Missouri Land Title Association, Indiana Land Title Association, Arkansas Land Title Association, Kansas Land Title Association, and the U.S. Attorney’s Mortgage Fraud Task Force for the Eastern District of Missouri.






News & Announcements

January 2015 Newsletter
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2014-2015 Officers, Directors & Committees

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