Team

JAMES B. CASAGRANDE, ESQ. – V. President & Senior Counsel/Director of Commercial Operations

He has been involved in the title insurance industry for 35 years, including 24 years as an agent.  Jim spent 22 years as Executive Vice President and Shareholder of a large metro Detroit title company.  he joined Title Connect LLC in 2010 with a concentration on underwriting and commercial transactions. He also has 11 years experience with national underwriting and Regional Counsel.  Jim is a graduate or the University of Illinois and the University of Illinois College of Law.

JEFF GUNSBERG – Principal/V.President of Marketing

Has worked in the Title Insurance Industry for 13 years and prior to that, was a Loan Consultant for a period of 4 years.  As a Loan Consultant, Jeff has handled transactions from the time of application to the time of closing which allowed him to gain knowledge and implement systems for efficiency.   Jeff is a Principal Partner & Director of Business Development at Title Connect and Manages a sales force of 10.  During Jeff’s time in the Title Insurance Industry he has become a leading producer and most recently, a State Accredited Educator.  He is a very well rounded individual with a vast knowledge of the Real Estate Industry, which enables him to assist clients with a large effectively and efficiently.

WALTER QUILLICO, ESQ – President/Owner

Graduated from Detroit College of Law in 1985.  In house litigation/claim counsel from 1986 – 1995 and State Agency Manager from 1990 – 1995 for Lawyers Title Insurance Corporation from 1986 – 1995.  Joined Stewart Title in 1995 as State Counsel and then accepted the position of District Manger for the State of Michigan in 1996 to 2001.  President of Stewart Title of Detroit from 1997 – 2001.   District Manager for Asset Preservation Incorporated, a 1031 tax exchange company, from 1999-2001.  Worked with several mortgage and real estate companies, from 2001 to the current date, assisting them in the formation of affiliated title insurance agencies. Formed Home Title Connect d/b/a Title Connect LLC in 2004 and currently serves as President of that company.  Served as President of the Michigan Land Title Association in 2004-2005. An active member of the American Land Title Association and the State Bar of Michigan.