Debra Thompson, Programs Co-Chair

Debra Thompson serves as Executive Vice President and General Counsel at Advantage Title, the flagship of the Advantage Group of affiliated companies. Debra has extensive experience in all aspects of title insurance related to complex commercial and residential real estate transactions and works closely with and counsels attorneys, developers, lenders and governmental agencies. She has been responsible for handling transactions involving major shopping centers, industrial and office complexes, hotels, hospitals, multi-family communities and high end residential properties.

Debra also heads up Advantage Title’s Legal Department and its in-house training initiative which provides educational seminars about title insurance and related matters to both staff and clients. She is active in a number of community and professional service organizations, including Long Island Real Estate Group (LIREG), Suffolk County Women’s Bar Association, and Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York.