Ben Raffel is a settlement attorney at Federal Title & Escrow; he began in 2018. He appreciates meeting new clients and guiding them through settlements.
Ben grew up in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, earned a BA in Psychology from Penn State University and a JD from Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School.
Immediately after graduating from law school and a few years prior to joining Federal Title & Escrow, Ben gained title insurance experience, fulfilling a variety of tasks as a settlement attorney: abstracting, underwriting, processing and post-closing procedures, as well as conducting settlements to solidify an understanding of the title process from the ground-up.
In his spare time, Ben enjoys running and bike riding. His favorite sports teams are the Washington Football Team and Penn State’s football team.
For nearly 25 years, our independently owned title company has leveraged technology to streamline the closing process, providing top-notch service at a competitive price for buyers, sellers, agents and lenders across the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.
Often imitated but never replicated – we set the bar other title companies aspire to reach.
Closing costs include taxes, lender fees and title fees that a homebuyer pays at settlement. Watch this video to prepare for the process.