About Us

Whitman Title Security, Inc. and its legal counterpart, Whitman Law Office, LLC., have been proudly serving outstanding title services and legal services to Findlay, Ohio and surrounding areas since 1977. 

Serving Findlay Since 1977

Whitman Law Office, LLC is the law office of Jeffrey J. Whitman, Esq. Our office is one of the premier local firms in Findlay, Ohio. Whitman Law Office serves clients in several counties, and focuses on array of legal services, including: helping you plan your estate, real estate law, domestic and juvenile cases, OVI cases, title security and insurance, escrow and round table closings, title searches and more. Come and see us at our office at 101 W. Sandusky St., Suite 303, in the Chase building in downtown Findlay. For appointments, contact us at (419) 423-8055.

Our Practice

40+ Years of Experience

Honest and professional service is what we’re known for.

We Care About Our Clients

We give every client the individual attention they need and deserve.

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Trained Professionals

Providing accurate and precise information for a successful experience

The Whitman Approach

A History of Honest, Expert Lawyers

Since 1977, Whitman Title Security, Inc. has been providing title security in and around Hancock County. Our years of experience in providing home title and escrow services will help to deliver you a secure and confident closing experience for all your real estate needs. As a recognized leader, Whitman Title Security, Inc. has the most knowledge and experience in the industry.

Professional Title Security

Our pledge to you is that we will work closely with your Realtors, Lender and other Real Estate professionals, we will provide accurate and precise Title Information for a worry-free closing.

A Team Full of Integrity and Reliability

The attorneys at Whitman Law Office, LLC are not your average lawyers. Each person that comes in is more than a manila file with a name tag. Each client is a real person, with a real problem. At Whitman Law Office, every client can feel confident that they will receive competent representation from confident attorneys who will take their problems seriously, and serve them ethically.

Our Staff

Jeff Whitman

Lawyer

Jeffrey J. Whitman, born in Findlay, Ohio, September 28, 1952; admitted to bar, 1977, Ohio; also admitted to practice before U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio. Preparatory and legal education, Ohio Northern University (B.A., History/Political Science, 1974; J.D., 1977). With nearly 40 years of practice under his belt, Jeff is an accomplished divorce attorney, and experienced executor of estates. Jeff is also one of the most respected attorneys in Northwest Ohio for DUI / OVI offenses, estate planning, and family law, among many others.

Jeff was also a licensed Realtor and actively sold real estate on a full-time basis his Senior year in College and all through law school, being the #1 Realtor in Findlay his second year of law school. After Jeff became an attorney, he taught real estate pre-licensing courses at the University of Findlay for 20 years and, furthermore, set up their continuing education program for Realtors in the Findlay area.

Jeff is also one of the most respected and established real estate attorneys in the state. He has represented the Heartland Board of Realtors for many years and spoken at different real estate organizations and boards across Ohio. Jeff has handled 1031 tax-free exchanges for clients, as well as been very active in purchasing, leasing and developing real estate. His memberships include: Findlay-Hancock County and Ohio State Bar Associations. Past President of the Findlay-Hancock County Bar Association. Community Interests: St. Andrews United Methodist Church, Black Swamp Area Council-Boy Scouts of America for 13 counties and member of the Board, Hancock County Homebuilders Association, Heartland Board of Realtors, 2 time President of Findlay Kiwanis, Member of Business Networking International (BNI), Sponsor of Findlay Balloonfest.

Additional Staff Members

Beth Bubalo-Closing Coordinator

Beth has been a loyal employee of Whitman Title Security, Inc. for over 14 years. She is a licensed title agent through the Ohio Department of Insurance and her prior banking experience further speak to her expertise in the Title Industry and Escrow Services. Her attention to detail and compassionate personality make her a force to be reckoned with in the title industry. Beth enjoys reading and going for long walks around her community.

Lexi Reeves-Closing Associate

Lexi started working for Whitman Title Security, Inc. in September 2018. While she hasn’t been in the business long, her personal skills and bubbly personality give her an edge in the title industry. She enjoys yoga, painting and long naps in the sun.

Chris Whitman-Title Searcher/Secretary

Chris is one of three title searchers in the office of Whitman Title Security, Inc. In addition to searching, Chris also handles the rentals and background maintenance of the office. She enjoys reading and spending time with her children.

Judy Smith-Probate and Legal Secretary

Judy has been working for Whitman Law Office, LLC for a little over 3 years and has more than 35 years’ experience in the legal field. She handles the probate division of the legal office and is the client account manager. She enjoys spending time with her sons and grandkids and watching Project Runway in her spare time.

Jordan Whitman-Title Secretary

Jordan has been a seasonal employee with Whitman Title Security, Inc. for the past two summers. She is a full-time college student at the University of Cincinnati and is a member of Pi Beta Phi. She enjoys watching Game of Thrones, golfing and spending time with her family.

Brittany Beltz-Legal & Title Processor

Brittany has recently joined our team on the Whitman Law Office and Whitman Title Security sides. She has a background in non-profit sales and marketing and previous experience working for an Elder Law and Estate Planning Firm. When she isn’t participating in local groups and organizations around the community, she enjoys reading and taking naps at home.

Dylan J. Krendl-Lawyer

Born in Delphos, Ohio, July 30,1994; admitted to bar, 2019; preparatory and legal education, The University of Toledo (BBA, Accounting & Finance, 2016; MBA, 2019; JD, 2019.  Although he is a newly licensed attorney, he is ambitious and easy to talk to.  He enjoys DIY projects, rare craft beers, and spending time with his wife, child and three dogs out in the country.

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