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Jeff G. Underwood

Shareholder
Birmingham
junderwood@sirote.com
Tel: 205-930-5288
Fax: 205-212-3868

Jeff's practice consists of representing both local and national lenders in the REO resale of foreclosed residential and commercial properties throughout Alabama. Jeff served on a special task force that rewrote Alabama's manufactured house titling law that was passed in the 2009 regular legislative session and signed into law by Governor Riley. He hosts an annual statewide seminar before Alabama realtors on issues which pertain to the default industry.

  • REO Closings and Real Estate Law/Title Curative
  • Represents clients in commercial and residential real estate transactions; statewide practice coordinating sales of REO properties
  • Alabama Real Estate Commission, instructor
  • REOMAC
  • USFN, REO/Eviction Committee
  • Stewart Title's Alabama Agency Advisory Council, member
  • Manufactured Housing Titling Task Force, 2009 legislative proposal
  • Birmingham and Alabama Bar Associations

Schools

  • Birmingham School of Law
    JD, 1995
  • Auburn University
    BS, 1989


  • Speaker, “REO Real Estate Legal Issues”, December 2012
  • Speaker, Solving Problems with Manufactured Housing Titles, Dixie Land Title Association Mid-Year Meeting, 2011
  • Author, New Alabama Law Redefines Closing Protection Coverage, DS News, February 2012
  • Speaker, “REO Closings in Alabama,” Client Educational Training Seminar, Dallas, 2007
  • Speaker, “REO Title Issues,” Client Educational Training Seminar, Santa Ana, 2006
  • Speaker, “Sale of REO Properties in Alabama,” Client Educational Training Seminar, Keystone, 2005
  • Speaker, “REO Closings, Title Issues & Manufactured Housing,” REO Real Estate Legal Issues Seminar, 2005-11

Sirote Receives 2011 "USFN Award of Excellence" - 10/28/2011

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Jeff Underwood Speaks at Dixie Land Title Association meeting - 4/25/2011

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Sirote Receives 2010 USFN Award of Excellence - 10/11/2010

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Sirote Receives 2009 USFN Diamond Award of Excellence - 9/28/2009

The USFN, a highly respected and well-recognized national network of mortgage banking attorneys, has recognized the law firm of Sirote & Permutt with its 2009 USFN Diamond Award of Excellence. Read More


Governor Riley Signs Manufactured Home Certificate of Title Bill Into Law - 7/29/2009

Governor Bob Riley held a signing ceremony to commemorate the passage of the Alabama Manufactured Home Certificate of Title Act that passed in the 2009 Legislative Session. Read More


Sirote Announces Five New Shareholders - 3/6/2009

Sirote & Permutt, PC is pleased to announce the following new shareholders of the firm: Robin Beardsley, Ginny Cochran Rutledge, Jay Maples, Jeffrey Miller and Jeff Underwood. Read More