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Barton S. Strock Named Short Sale Legal Counsel and Negotiator for Independence Title, Inc.
Independence Title, Inc. of Fort Lauderdale announced today that Barton S. Strock of Strock & Cohen, Zipper, Ferrer Law Group, P.A., has joined the company as their short sale legal counsel and negotiator.
Barton Strock received his Bachelor of Arts from Brooklyn College in 1971 and his Juris Doctorate from Brooklyn Law School in 1977. He was admitted to practice law in New York in 1978 and Florida in 1978. After serving as a juvenile prosecutor and in the Special Litigation Division for the New York City Corporation Counsel, he moved to Florida in 1979. Prior to joining Strock & Cohen, Zipper, Ferrer Law Group, P.A., Mr. Strock was a partner in London & Strock, P.A. and Law Offices of Barton S. Strock, P.A. He served as President and CEO of one of Florida’s largest title insurance agencies where he participated in over ten thousand real estate closings.
"Strock has extensive short sale, foreclosure and title industry knowledge regarding legal, regulatory, transactional and underwriting issues that will help to increase the approval percentage of our short sale closings," said Kevin Tacher, founder and Chief Executive Officer of Independence Title. "Bringing someone of Strock’s caliber on board our team lets our clients know that we are dedicated to adding the resources necessary to provide the highest quality product, services, expertise, and customer experience in the industry."
He is a member of the Florida Bar and its Real Property, Probate and Trust Law, Trial Law and Business Law sections. He is also a member of the Broward County Bar Association, the South Broward Board of Realtors, the Realtor Association of Miami Dade County, and Business Networking International (BNI) Elite Chapter. He has previously served on the Board of Trustees of Temple Dor Dorim in Weston. He lectures extensively on matters of real estate law and regularly teaches several classes for realtors on real estate contracts, real estate law, closings, and real estate updates.
About Independence Title
Founded several years ago by Amazon.com Best-Selling Author Kevin Tacher, Independence Title Inc. is located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. They are one of South Florida’s fasting growing Title Insurance Agencies. Independence Title is locally owned and managed. They provide their team of title professionals with state of the art technology, mobile applications and continued training. Together with support of the top underwriters in the title insurance industry, they have the expertise to complete real estate transactions with the highest level of efficiency and client service. They can be reached at 954-335-9305 or online at http://www.titlerate.com