Amendment No. 1
The First American Financial Corporation Deferred Compensation Plan
The following amendment is hereby made to The First American Financial Corporation Deferred Compensation
Plan (effective as of January 1, 1998) (hereinafter referred to as the "Plan"). This amendment is effective as of
May 12, 2000, and is made for the purpose of reflecting the change in the name of the sponsor of the Plan (the
"Company" as defined therein) from "The First American Financial Corporation" to "The First American
Corporation," which change became effective on said date.
1. Plan section 1.1, relating to the name of the Plan, is amended to read in its entirety as follows:
This Plan shall be known as The First American Corporation Deferred Compensation Plan.
2. All references to the name of the Plan that are made in the introductory paragraphs or elsewhere in the Plan
document and in any previous amendment thereto shall be deemed to refer to the new name of the Plan as set
forth in this Amendment No. 1.
3. Except as amended above, the Plan as in effect prior to this amendment shall continue unchanged.
In Witness Whereof, The First American Corporation has caused its duly authorized officers to execute this Plan
amendment on July 19, 2000.
The First American Corporation
By: /s/ Parker S. Kennedy
Parker S. Kennedy
By: /s/ Mark R Arnesen
Mark R Arnesen