JOHN G. GEORGE, JR.
General Counsel/Escrow Officer
John is a co-founder of Hometown Title, along with Jacob Richardson, and serves as its General Counsel and Escrow Officer. John takes a pragmatic approach to the title business and is focused on finding the most efficient solutions for Hometown Title’s clients. John is dedicated to building strong connections and relationships within the Texas real estate community.
In addition to Hometown Title, John is the managing member of George, PLLC, a law firm handling a full range of issues real estate clients may encounter. John regularly assists Texas brokers and agents resolve claims of breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, misrepresentation, DTPA violations, negligence, as well as lease disputes involving residential and commercial properties located throughout the state.
John also serves as an attorney member of the Texas Real Estate Commission Broker-Lawyer Committee, and regularly provides presentations on various real estate matters.
John received his Bachelor of Business Administration in Management from Sam Houston State University, and his law degree from St. Mary’s University School of Law.
JACOB L. RICHARDSON
Chief Executive Officer/Escrow Officer
Jacob is a co-founder of Hometown Title, along with John George, and serves as its Chief Executive Officer and Escrow Officer. Jacob is focused on Hometown Title’s business development efforts and is dedicated to ensuring that Hometown Title’s customers are provided with the best closing experience possible.
In addition to Hometown Title, Jacob is the managing member of Jacob L. Richardson, PLLC, a law firm that handles various business and real estate legal services for clients. Jacob’s approach is one of practicality believing even the most complex of issues can be simplified to uncover the best solution for the client. Prior to becoming an attorney, Jacob spent almost ten years in a business development role for Siemens, developing over $50 Million in energy infrastructure projects throughout Texas higher education facilities.
Combined with an acute ability to develop and foster key business relationships, Jacob is able to create extraordinary value to the clients and customers of Hometown Title.
Jacob received his Bachelor of Business Administration from East Texas Baptist University, M.B.A. from Stephen F. Austin State University, and his law degree from South Texas College of Law Houston.