John R. Morganti
Head of Varsity Title
John joined MGM in April 2009 to operate the firm’s title company,
Varsity Title, LLC. John was born and raised in the Baton Rouge area.
He earned a B.S. in Business Administration from Louisiana State University
and a Juris Doctorate from LSU’s Paul M. Hebert Law Center.
From 1985 till 2008 John managed the direct Louisiana residential and commercial
title, escrow and closing operations for Lawyers Title Insurance Corporation,
a national real estate title insurance underwriter, where operations annually
closed or insured transactions from the smallest residential sale to $100,000,000.00+
commercial transactions, and underwrote in excess of $100,000,000.00 single
family residential title insurance, and from $30,000,000.00 to $200,000,000.00
in commercial and industrial title insurance.
John is a member of the Greater Baton Rouge Association of REALTORS, the
Louisiana Land Title Association, the Baton Rouge Independent Title Attorneys,
the Louisiana Association of Independent Land Title Agents and the Louisiana
State Bar Association. He is also involved with his son’s Cub Scout
Pack, YELP! Baton Rouge, and the canine no kill initiative in the Baton
Rouge area. John has been married to Tracy since 1993. They have one son, Jack