James “Jim” Mitchell IIIPresident
Founder/President of Metropolitan Title LLC, Metropolitan Escrow & Title LLC earned a Juris Doctor from The American University, Washington College of Law in 1983. Jim was licensed to practice law in the Commonwealth of Virginia in 1983 and in the State of Maryland in 1984. The Texas operations; commenced in 2005.
Since 1983 Mr. Mitchell has personally conducted several thousand real estate settlements, both residential and commercial, and has represented clients in various real estate related matters including short sale negotiations and contract drafting and negotiations. Mr. Mitchell has testified numerous times in court cases;l as an expert witness on real estate title and contract questions. A former member of the faculty of the Northern Virginia Community College Paralegal Program, and a 2001 graduate of Leadership Fairfax, Inc.,
Mr. Mitchell is also a member of the American Bar Association, the Virginia State Bar, the Maryland Bar Association, the Fairfax County Bar Association, the American Land Title Association, Virginia Land Title Association, and various community and civic organizations. Jim’s leadership and vision has created a National Closing Platform, thus allowing Metropolitan Title to manage and close real estate transactions in all 50 States.