Pierce and Associates, a law firm handling mortgage-related legal issues in Illinois, has named Pamela J. Murphy chief operating officer (COO).
Pierce and Associates says Murphy has 25 years of industry experience in real estate owned (REO), tax-title and default services.
She joined the firm over 13 years ago in the REO department and most recently served as director of default services. Prior to joining Pierce and Associates, Murphy held management and operations positions at Dovenmuehle Mortgage and Ticor Title Insurance Co.
‘We have seen continued regulatory and legal process changes over this past year,’ comments CEO Scott Brinkley. ‘As Pierce and Associates continues to position itself for this 'new normal' that all businesses in this industry now face, it's important that we have a management team in place that has the experience and dedication to get the job done. Pam's domain expertise and dedication to the firm have made a significant difference over the past year, and we look forward to her continued contributions in her new role.’