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About Us

Welcome to The Judicial Sales Corporation Online

The Judicial Sales Corporation (TJSC), founded in 1991 and managed by President and CEO Nancy Vallone is a subsidiary of Attorneys’ Title Guaranty Fund, Inc. (ATG).

TJSC has conducted foreclosure sales for more than 350 different law firms throughout the State of Illinois and firms in neighboring States that do business in Illinois.

Today TJSC has more than 80% of the foreclosure sale market in Cook County and in Counties where a private selling officer can be appointed.


Nancy R. Vallone

President and Chief Executive Officer

Nancy Vallone, President and CEO of The Judicial Sales Corporation, has over 40 years of Real Estate experience as it pertains to Mortgage Foreclosures in Illinois.

Prior to joining The Judicial Sales Corporation in 1993 Nancy conducted over 20,000 mortgage foreclosure sales as a Special Commissioner for the United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division.

Her experience also includes 13 years as an employee of one of the top real estate foreclosure firms in the Chicagoland area overseeing their daily operations.

With more than 40 years experience in the mortgage foreclosure industry, Nancy is the ideal leader for The Judicial Sales Corporation. She is very hands-on, and has the long-term vision and good judgment to ensure the proper resources are in place to achieve our company's goals

Peter Birnbaum
ATG President and CEO

August R. Butera

Senior Vice President

August Butera (Augie) is Senior Vice President of The Judicial Sales Corporation and a past President of the Illinois Land Title Association.

Augie also serves as the Senior Vice President and General Counsel to TJSCs' parent company Attorneys’ Title Guaranty Fund, Inc. (ATG). Augie oversees the ATG Legal Department, Escrow Department, and title insurance claims and litigation.

Mr. Butera has been part of the ATG legal staff since 1986 and has considerable background in title searching and closing problems. His experience includes eight years as an employee at the Cook County Recorder of Deeds.

Augie holds a B.S (1982) and J.D. (1985) from DePaul University, Chicago.

Departments & Contacts

New Sales

If you are an Attorney looking for information about our services contact our Senior office Coordinator at (312)752-1217 or to schedule a foreclosure sale, email our New Sales Department at JSC_NewSales@atgf.com


Once the foreclosure sale is approved by the Court, the Plaintiff’s Attorney can order the Judicial Sales Deed by forwarding the stamped order to our Deed team at JSC_Deeds@atgf.com

Third party buyers should send their certificate of sale back to TJSC along with a certified copy of the order approving sale to JSC_Deeds@atgf.com

Other Services

The Judicial Sales Corporation can also assist you in handling your Sheriff Sales.

For more information regarding our services and fees on Sheriff sales throughout the State of Illinois contact our New Sales Department at Tel: (312)752-1242

or email us at JSC_NewSales@atgf.com