Josh Gernes, Senior Underwriting Counsel, has worked as an attorney in the title industry since 2005. Following several years in private practice, he moved full time into title insurance underwriting. Before joining Newmark Title Services, Gernes was a Senior Commercial Underwriting Counsel/Assistant Vice President with Chicago Title Insurance Company. He has worked on virtually every type of commercial property type, including multifamily, retail, office and even the U.S. Bank Stadium, the home of the Minnesota Vikings. Gernes’ area of expertise is handling title for renewable energy projects. Gernes is licensed to practice law in Minnesota and North Dakota.
Gernes received a Chemical Engineering degree from the University of Minnesota, after which he attended William Mitchell College of Law.