Holly Shapiro, Chief Operations Manager

Holly A. Shapiro was born and raised in Northern Minnesota and moved to Southwest Florida in the 1990s.  She graduated Suma Cum Laude from International College in 2001 with a Bachelors of Science in Legal Studies. She is married to attorney, Marc L. Shapiro, and together they have two children.

She has worked as an office manager and paralegal for various law firms located in the Southwest Florida area for approximately 18 years.  She has experience with personal injury, bankruptcy, trusts and estates, probate, land trusts, real estate litigation and real estate transactions. In 2003 she helped open Aries Title, Inc. with her husband Marc.  For a few years she had to take a hiatus from working to care for their young children.  She has now returned to work as Chief Operations Manager for Aries Title.

She has extensive experience in complex closings, such as, properties with title defects or other unique problems, investment property closings, commercial property closings, trust closings, multi-million dollar closings, Mortgage Spreader Agreements, 1031 exchange closings, along with the typical buyer/seller closings. She loves the complex types of closings that other title companies shy away from or are unable to close due to the lack of experience and/or knowledge. She is not afraid of a challenge and works with a team that has the background to get files closed in a timely fashion.

She is a Notary Public, former Paralegal Member of the Florida Trial Lawyers Association, Former board member of the Lee County Alliance of Legal Professionals, and former member of the National Association of Legal Assistants. Currently she sits on the Advisory board for House of Gaia, a local non-profit. She is a member of the C’MON Guild and she is a peer parent for families receiving a new diagnosis of Autism.