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My question is in this situation the closing attorney (who the real estate broker selected) who does the closing attorney represent>
The closing attorney's client is whoever hired him to conduct the real estate closing and that is who his duty is to. So if the broker hired him, the broker is his client and that is who he has a fiduciary and confidential duty to.
With that said, if the revisions haven't been put into writing in the contract, then they don't mean anything legally and can't be enforced. So if the revisions are in your favor, you would want to refuse to close until they are memorialized in writing because verbal promises mean nothing in a real estate transaction.
As an aside, I used to be a closing attorney for 4 different lenders..