NEXT is proud to recognize Laura LaRaia as a recipient of the inaugural NEXT Powerhouse Awards.
Register now to join us in celebrating Laura and all of the NEXT Powerhouses at #NEXTSUMMER20, NEXT’s first FREE virtual event, which will take place on August 23-25, 2020.
Chief Legal Officer & General Counsel
First Guaranty Mortgage Corporation
Laura C. LaRaia joined FGMC in August of 2018 and has worked in the mortgage industry for over 20 years, working both in-house and in a law firm. Ms. LaRaia has extensive legal and compliance knowledge as well as risk management. She has led mortgage companies through the installation of TRID, LO Compensation changes, Ability to Repay and Qualified Mortgage, as well as many other legal and compliance initiatives in the mortgage banking industry.
Ms. LaRaia graduated from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Future Leaders program in 2008 and its School of Mortgage Banking. She is a frequent speaker at the MBA’s Regulatory Compliance Conference. Ms. LaRaia obtained her law degree from Loyola School of Law in New Orleans and is a Texas licensed attorney.
She received her undergraduate degree from the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA.