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Office of General Counsel
Moore / Connally Bldg.
6th Floor
301 Tarrow
College Station, Texas 77840

979.458.6145 (direct)
979.458.6150 (fax)

Practice Areas
Property and Construction 

Tina Thomsen, Legal Assistant

Ronald Dold
Assistant General Counsel

Ron practices in the Property & Construction section in the Office of General Counsel, focusing on real estate acquisitions, sales, leases, easements, water law and oil and gas transactions for System members.

Ron joined the Office of General Counsel in 2013, and has over 30 years experience in real estate related practice.  Prior to joining OGC, Ron worked 17 years for two major oil companies in Houston, working on a variety of real estate matters.  Most recently he served for 14 years as Senior Underwriting Counsel in a National Commercial Office for a major title insurance company in Houston, underwriting high liability transactions and working closely with outside counsel for all parties.  Since 2006, Ron has been an active speaker on the CLE circuit in the Houston area on the topic of title insurance.

Presentations & Publications
Examining and Resolving Title Issues, December 2006/2007, Houston, TX

In-Depth Title Insurance Issues, June 2007/2008/2012, Houston, TX

Understanding Texas Title Insurance Policies and Commitments, September 2007, Houston, TX

Commercial Real Estate Closings for Paralegals, January 2008, Houston, TX

How To Obtain Good Title in Real Estate Transactions, March 2008, Houston, TX

Changes in Title Endorsements: Comparing and Contrasting the new TLTA and ALTA Endorsements, 23rd Annual Real Estate Law Conference, South Texas College of Law, June 2008, Houston, TX

Title Insurance Primer: Comparing and Contrasting TLTA and ALTA Endorsements, Real Estate Workouts, Documents and Closings, University of Houston Law Foundation, February 2009, Houston and Dallas, TX

Top 10 Title Defects - Cured, November 2011, Houston, TX

Title Workshop: From Examination to Commitment, Dec. 2009/2012, Houston, TX

Title Law in Texas, June 2013, Houston, TX

J.D., 1982, South Texas College of Law, Houston, TX
M.E.I.E., 1978, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
B.S.I.E, 1977, General Motors Institute, Flint, MI

Professional Affiliations
State Bar of Texas
     Real Estate and Probate Section
Texas Land Title Association
Certified to Examine Title for Acquisition by the United States of America, 1985