Craig I. DeRoy Appointed to Board of Directors For First American Title Insurance Company

Apr 23, 2001, 01:00 ET from The First American Corporation

    SANTA ANA, Calif., April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- The
 First American Corporation (NYSE:   FAF), the nation's leading diversified
 provider of business information and related products and services, today
 announced that Craig I. DeRoy has been appointed to the board of directors of
 its largest subsidiary, First American Title Insurance Company.
     DeRoy established a relationship with First American in 1992 when he began
 consulting on regulatory issues.  He accepted a position as vice
 president-general counsel for both The First American Corporation and First
 American Title Insurance Company in 1993.  Three years later, in recognition
 of his expanding involvement in the overall operations of the holding company,
 DeRoy was promoted to his current position of executive vice president-general
 counsel of The First American Corporation.
     With more than 20 years of legal and management experience, DeRoy is a
 published authority on corporate and environmental risk management.  A native
 of Los Angeles, he is a graduate of the University of Southern California and
 Loyola University School of Law.  He also holds an LL.M. in taxation from the
 University of San Diego School of Law.
     The First American Corporation, based in Santa Ana, Calif., is the
 nation's leading diversified provider of business information and related
 products and services.  The corporation's three primary business segments
 include: title insurance and services; real estate information and services,
 which includes mortgage information services and database information and
 services; and consumer information and services, which provides automotive,
 subprime and direct-to-consumer credit reporting; direct-to-consumer public
 records reporting; resident screening; pre-employment screening; property and
 automotive insurance tracking services; property and casualty insurance; home
 warranties; investment advisory; and trust and banking services.  Information
 about the company and an archive of its press releases can be found on the
 Internet at www.firstam.com.
 
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SOURCE The First American Corporation
    SANTA ANA, Calif., April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- The
 First American Corporation (NYSE:   FAF), the nation's leading diversified
 provider of business information and related products and services, today
 announced that Craig I. DeRoy has been appointed to the board of directors of
 its largest subsidiary, First American Title Insurance Company.
     DeRoy established a relationship with First American in 1992 when he began
 consulting on regulatory issues.  He accepted a position as vice
 president-general counsel for both The First American Corporation and First
 American Title Insurance Company in 1993.  Three years later, in recognition
 of his expanding involvement in the overall operations of the holding company,
 DeRoy was promoted to his current position of executive vice president-general
 counsel of The First American Corporation.
     With more than 20 years of legal and management experience, DeRoy is a
 published authority on corporate and environmental risk management.  A native
 of Los Angeles, he is a graduate of the University of Southern California and
 Loyola University School of Law.  He also holds an LL.M. in taxation from the
 University of San Diego School of Law.
     The First American Corporation, based in Santa Ana, Calif., is the
 nation's leading diversified provider of business information and related
 products and services.  The corporation's three primary business segments
 include: title insurance and services; real estate information and services,
 which includes mortgage information services and database information and
 services; and consumer information and services, which provides automotive,
 subprime and direct-to-consumer credit reporting; direct-to-consumer public
 records reporting; resident screening; pre-employment screening; property and
 automotive insurance tracking services; property and casualty insurance; home
 warranties; investment advisory; and trust and banking services.  Information
 about the company and an archive of its press releases can be found on the
 Internet at www.firstam.com.
 
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