Leadership Team


Experienced real estate law professionals passionately providing an improved home closing process.


CEO & Founder, Attorney at Law

With nearly 20 years of experience in Real Estate Law, Hugh Fitzpatrick is the CEO and Founder of New England Title & Escrow Services. As CEO, he oversees all operations including delivery of all services related to residential real estate conveyance including; real estate sales, refinances, resolution of title issues, purchase and sale negotiations and real estate owned (REO) properties.

Hugh is passionate about using technology to increase the speed, accuracy and security of mortgage lending by eliminating all paper from the closing process. He has instituted the use of advanced technologies such as digital signatures and paperless files to improve the speed, accuracy and security of the mortgage lending and home buying process for New England Title & Escrow Services customers. 

Always interested in sharing knowledge, Hugh is a frequent speaker in the local business community addressing topics ranging from the basics of home buying and financing to e-closings and secure digital channels for loan processing. He also writes a real estate column for The Boston Globe and is the author of So You Want to Be a Lawyer?.  Hugh is an Appointed Member of the Massachusetts Registry of Deeds Modernization and Efficiency Committee, as well as a member of the Massachusetts Mortgage Bankers Association and the Northeast Association of Realtors. A graduate of the Massachusetts School of Law, Hugh also attended the University of Massachusetts Lowell where he received a Bachelor’s Degree in English.


Chief Operating Officer

As the Chief Operating Officer for New England Title and Escrow Services, Elizabeth uses her extensive experience in technology and logistics to deliver innovative solutions for improving business processes, especially in the areas of title insurance, mortgage documentation and real estate transactions.  An experienced real estate paralegal, Elizabeth personally provides superior service to New England Title and Escrow Services customers while overseeing the smooth and efficient operation of all departments and systems for the company. She has been instrumental in the development and maintenance of the company’s virtually paperless office environment and continues to work tirelessly to facilitate successful, fully electronic residential real estate closings. A veteran of the US Navy, Elizabeth has extensive experience in both technology and real estate, making her the ideal fit for managing the operation of such an innovative and forward-looking company.