PITTSBURGH, Nov. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ServiceLink, a leading end-to-end origination and default solutions provider for fifteen of the top twenty mortgage lenders and servicers, is pleased to announce that Donald Blanchard has joined ServiceLink as General Counsel. Mr. Blanchard joins ServiceLink with extensive experience in corporate, contract and real estate law where he has served as Senior Counsel to three national settlement service operations over the past 14 years.
Prior to joining ServiceLink, Don served as Deputy General Counsel for Lender Processing Services, Inc. (LPS), where he focused on compliance, regulatory and government affairs. Before LPS, Don served as General Counsel at Landsafe, Inc., the settlement service affiliate of Countrywide Home Loans. Don also served as General Counsel at LSI in Pittsburgh, where he was a member of the executive management group. Prior to entering the mortgage services industry, Don served as the General Counsel of a mid-sized commercial bank in Connecticut. He was also a Section Chief at the FDIC, where he litigated and managed large asset resolutions for failed banks. Don began his legal career as a real estate lawyer in private practice, closing hundreds of residential and commercial real estate transactions.
"We are pleased to have Don as part of our team," said Jeff Coury, President and CEO of ServiceLink. "As the industry goes through these challenging times, we know that both ServiceLink and our customers will benefit from his extensive knowledge in the areas of regulation, compliance and government affairs."
ServiceLink, a Fidelity National Financial (NYSE : FNF ) company, is a leading provider of end-to-end origination and default related products, services and technology for the mortgage industry. ServiceLink currently serves 15 of the top 20 national lenders and servicers, helping them drive maximum performance throughout the life of the loan. ServiceLink combines its unrivaled Serve First culture and industry experience with innovative products and technology along with the resources of FNF to help our client partners mitigate risk, reduce cycle times and lower operating costs. For more information about ServiceLink, visit www.servicelinkfnf.com.