Timi joined UCCPlus in 2019, bringing more than 12 years of experience as a paralegal, assisting in commercial transactions across a wide range of business sectors, including insurance, private equity and investment funds.
At UCCPlus, she is responsible for ensuring timely document review and analysis in underwriting the company’s UCCPlus title insurance policies.
Timi came to UCCPlus from Kirkland & Ellis LLP, where she assisted in the law firm’s private equity and investment fund practices. At Kirkland, she managed fund formation and fundraising for funds ranging from $100 million to $10 billion. Earlier, she was an Associate Financial Representative at Northwestern Mutual, responsible for creating financial plans and complying with SEC and FINRA requirements with regard to all securities-related transactions, while also obtaining her Illinois Life and Health Insurance Producer License. Timi also has extensive experience preparing and coordinating legal documents in litigation, which she gained while serving as a legal assistant at a small Chicago law firm early in her career.
Timi earned a Bachelor of Science degree from DePaul University with the distinction of Dean’s List. In addition, she completed in part a Master of Arts degree in French with a focus on social sciences at DePaul University. As part of the graduate degree program, she conducted research on world economics and U.S. politics while having the opportunity to study abroad at the prestigious Sciences Po in Paris, France.