FinCEN and the New GTO – Mid-Atlantic Update

Join us for a 70-minute, instructional webinar on the new FinCEN Geographic Targeting Order (GTO) and its expansion into new areas of the U.S.

Event Details

  • Date: Thursday, July 14, 2022
  • Time: 2 PM EDT
  • Format: 70-minute CE/CLE webinar

About this event

Join us for a webinar covering important information on the new Geographic Targeting Order, (GTO) issued by the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN). This latest release announces an expansion of the GTO into new areas of the U.S., including Connecticut, Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. The new order will dramatically impact the closing process for title agents and real estate attorneys in these jurisdictions.

The new GTO was issued on April 29 to all underwriters, their subsidiaries, and agents in several states across the U.S. and has an effective date of April 30 – October 26, 2022. Doma underwriting counsel have put together a comprehensive course covering all necessary steps in adhering to the newest GTO.

Instruction includes:

  • What is FinCEN?
  • Expanded scope of new Geographical Targeting Order
  • What is a Covered Business?
  • What is a Covered Transaction?
  • Reporting to FinCEN and reporting to Doma
  • What to report and how to report it
  • Agent record retention under the GTO                                                   
  • Civil and criminal penalties for violating the GTO


This webinar will offer continuing education (CE) and continuing legal education (CLE) credit to Doma agents and approved attorneys for select states.

  • CE credit applications have been submitted to D.C., MD and VA.
  • A CLE credit application has been submitted to VA.

Please note:

  • Receiving CE or CLE for this program is a benefit exclusive to Doma agents and approved attorneys. For more on becoming an agent or approved attorney, email


Marilyn Cunningham

Vice President, Mid-Atlantic Regional Underwriting Counsel
Doma Title Insurance, Inc.

Valerie Jahn-Grandin

Executive Vice President, Chief Underwriting Counsel
Doma Title Insurance, Inc.


Kelly McCarel

Vice President
Education and Content
Doma Title Insurance, Inc.