Benjamin M. Soto

Mr. Soto is an attorney who practices Real Estate Transactions and Bankruptcy. He is the owner of Premium Title & Escrow, LLC, which is a full service title company that conducts commercial and residential real estate settlements in DC, MD and VA. In addition, he is the owner of Paramount Development, LLC, a commercial development company focused on the acquisition and ground-up development of commercial buildings and hotels in Washington DC. Paramount Development is currently a development partner of the Southwest Waterfront Project (The Wharf), the Hyatt Place Hotel at 400 E Street, SW and The Lotus, a 133 unit Apartment building on the corner of 4th and L Street, NW in Washington, DC.

Mr. Soto is on the Board of Directors of EagleBank, a community bank with 18 branches in the Washington DC region, the DC Chamber of Commerce, the DC Land Title Association, the DC Public Education Fund and Fishburne Military School.  

Mr. Soto is also a former Board member of the DC Sports & Entertainment Commission, which developed the National’s Baseball Stadium, a former Vice Chair of the Board of Real Property Assessment and Appeals, and a former Board member of the National Bar Association. Mr. Soto is a member of the DC Bar, Pennsylvania Bar, MD Land Title Association, DC Builders Industry Association and the DC Chamber of Commerce.

He is married to Lori A. Soto; they have two children, Danielle and Alexander and they live in Ward 4 of Washington, D.C.